The August speaker at El Grande was Russell Hamel, Executive Manager

Mr. Hamel stressed the value of Lake County and their ongoing efforts to con- tinue the renovations of Konocti Harbor Resort since the soft opening some time ago. They will be offering rooms in the near future. They have been expanding renova- tions efforts to open the swimming pool, spa and other sections in the near future.

He announced the opening of “Andy’s Tavern” in the Main Lodge. Andy’s will offer the best on the lake in food, music, and sports on their big screen satellite system. There is indoor and outdoor waterfront deck seating. He invites the Lake County to come join them for cocktails and dining with amazing vistas of Clear Lake. Their hours of operation for Andy’s will be Thursday – Sunday only from 11:30 am – 8:00 pm.

The Fuel Dock is open 24 hours for credit and debit cards only.
Cash is not accepted. The extremely low water levels, has left the launch ramp tem- porarily closed and there is no overnight docking.

There is a strong need for qualified employees. The challenge and search for employees has been a hardship. He stressed the willingness to train while on the job. He encouraged those interested to view their website. They have posted employment opportunities and a link to apply.