Call to Action on Flood Insurance

Call to Action on Flood Insurance – Effective January 1, 2014, all properties in a special flood hazard area will require an elevation certificate or Letter of Map Amendment (LOMA) in order to even receive a Flood Insurance quote by insurance companies. Many Hot Springs properties that were shown to out of the floodplain in… Read More

Lake Refill Date Scheduled

Entergy has announced the refilling of both lakes Hamilton and Catherine will begin on March 6 and be complete by midnight March 14. All lake front property owners should make the necessary arrangements for their facilities to accommodate the refilling of the Lakes. This is a good time to remove any debris from along the… Read More

Lake Hamilton Dock Permits – Process Improves

These days it seems everything takes longer to get, but not this. Good news for people needing Lake Hamilton dock permits! Entergy has reduced the amount of time it takes to process some permits that involve dredging or excavation in the lakebed or along the shoreline of lakes Hamilton and Catherine.  New cooperative agreements with the U.S…. Read More

Entergy Permit Deadline is November 30th!

If you own real estate on Lake Hamilton or Lake Catherine, don’t forget Entergy Hydo Operations has set an application deadline of November 30 for construction activities to be worked during the winter drawdown of 2012/2013.   Applications received after the deadline will be set aside to process after the refill, unless the applicant is willing to pay… Read More

Compliance and Enforcement

Article provided by Entergy, Life on the Lakes, May 2012 issue All facilities and activities along the shoreline of Lake Hamilton and Lake Catherine are subject to periodic inspections for compliance with Entergy rules and regulations and to ensure they are consistent with our federally approved shoreline management plan. In the event noncompliance is discovered,… Read More


Important Information for real estate owners on Lake Hamiton and Lake Catherine!!!! Seawall, Boat Ramp, Dredging and Concrete Steps – $550 Docks, Boardwalks, Swim Decks, Piers, and Geo Thermal Loops – $400 Trampolines, Wooden Steps, PWC Ramps/Lifts, Rip-Rap – $200 Permit Transfers: Within 60 days of sale = $200; After 60 days = $400 All… Read More

Less Debris in Water, but Boaters Still Need to be Careful

by Andy Meyers – My Home News Although the scenery around the lakes is beautiful in the spring time, boaters still need to keep an sharp eye out for debris floating at or just beneath the surface of the water. This year, many Lake Property Owners on Lake Hamilton have noticed less debris in the… Read More

What is This #@*! Growing Off My Shoreline???

Property owners on Lake Hamilton and Lake Catherine it is just a matter of time, if you have not experienced this growth in front of your home or condo, just wait. Alternanthera philozeroides, more commonly known as alligator weed, is an aggressive, creeping, vine-like plant that often forms dense mats with long hollow stems connecting… Read More

Unique Lake Opportunity

This unique lake property for sale on Lake Hamilton in Hot Springs features a collection of 5 cottages plus several additional mobile home spaces.  This level, one-acre lot features over 270′ of waterfront and a great location on Lakeland Drive.  Property Details Property Photos Virtual Tour   Property Map

Don’t Dispose of Yard Waste Into the Lake

Disposal of yard waste or other household waste into the waters or lake beds of Lake Hamilton or Lake Catherine is illegal.  Arkansas’ solid waste codes prohibit depositing waste from your property onto someone else’s property.  Yard waste, such as leaves, grass clippings and limbs is not allowed to be dumped, raked or blown onto… Read More