News & Updates


POCONO WOODLAND LAKES
Property Owner's Association

Post Office Box C
Milford, PA 18337

Phone: (570) 296-8511
Fax: (570) 409-8651
e-mail: pwlpo[at]ptd.net

PWLPOA SEEKING CANDIDATES

December 7, 2019

Dear Owner:

We are seeking qualified applicants for the open Board of Directors seats that will be elected at the Annual Election Meeting.

The Annual Meeting includes the election of members in good standing. A member in good standing who wishes to be a candidate for director, including present directors who come up for re-election, may submit a resume to the Nominations Committee at least forty-five (45) days prior to the Annual Meeting. The meeting has been scheduled for Sunday, March 22, 2020 at 12 p.m. The following instructions apply to resumes of candidates seeking votes according to the association BY-LAWS:

  1. Resumes should be no longer than one (1) page in length and should outline the person’s qualifications, emphasizing the candidate’s background and the reason for wanting to serve as a director.

  1. To be an eligible candidate for the Board of Directors, a person must have been a member in good standing for at least twenty-four (24) consecutive months. Directors or alternates who resign during their term of office shall not be an eligible candidate for the Board of Directors until two (2) years after their resignation. Candidate will be subject to ALL Criminal & Child Abuse Background Clearances once elected and seated.

  1. Resumes will be accepted by mail to our P.O. Box and by e-mail, fax or hand-delivery to the office (e-mail, fax and P.O. Box information is listed above). If mailing, please send only to our P.O. Box, not to our physical street address. All resumes must be received at the P.O. Box or office (by e-mail, fax or hand-delivery) by Thursday, February 6, 2020 by 4 p.m. Candidates whose resumes are received after that time or whose resumes are mailed to the office will be disqualified.

  1. To promote his/her candidacy, a candidate and one (1) surrogate may distribute flyers and/or resumes at the association trash site beginning one (1) day after Meet-the-Candidates Day and up to seven (7) days before the Annual Meeting. Candidate and one (1) surrogate must remain outside the trash site and not interfere with the flow of traffic. Candidates may not use social media and/or mail or e-mail any resident to attack, slander or make malicious remarks in regards to any current BOD member or any candidate running for the BOD. If any candidate or candidate’s supporter violate these restrictions, that candidate will be disqualified.

  1. Meet-the-Candidates Day has been scheduled for Saturday, February 22, 2020 from 3 p.m. – 5 p.m. with a snow date of February 29, 2020 at the same time.

  1. When considering whether to submit your resume, please note that Board of Director’s membership requires attendance of all scheduled meetings outlined by the By-Laws.

If you have any questions, please contact the association office at (570) 296-8511.

Very Truly Yours,

Nominations Committee