The pond at Margaret Lindley Park, which is drained each fall to prevent ice damage to the dam at the east end, was not filled this spring because of the closures of outdoor recreation areas due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Selectwoman Carol Francesconi said Tuesday that she recently held a meeting with members of the lake district and state Rep. John Barrett III to discuss the state allocating funds for the summer tape-grass removal.
On the weekend, hundreds of boats take to Goose Pond.
But in recent years, the boat access has been in poor condition. It was all gravel, was filled with holes, and when it rained, it all washed out. It was eroding away.