Rushford Lake Recreation District
Welcome to the Official Rushford Lake Recreation District Web Site!

The RLRD Commissioners desire to keep the public informed and we invite your suggestions. If you have scenic photos of the lake, especially seasonally appropriate views, please send them for posting in this space. 

Rushford Lake



Contact Information:  RLRD, P.O. Box 82, Rushford, NY 14777 Email:  Phone: 585-437-2017 fax: 585-437-2516

Office Hours: Tuesdays and Fridays, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. and Saturday mornings during the summer season 9:00am -- noon

Office Location: Rushford Town Hall lower level. Entrance and parking are behind the building.





*FIREWORKS ON THE LAKE:  Saturday, July 1 - Boater's Club; Monday July 3 - Landowners



  •     Friday, June 30, 2017 - Board Commissioner Election Nomination Petition due to RLRD office by 4pm
  •     Friday, July 7, 2017 - Voter Registration due to RLRD Office by 4pm
  •     Saturday, July 29, 2017, noon - 8pm - Board Commissioner Election (RLRD Office)


*Balcom Beach Launch Hours:

     Mon, Tues, Wed - noon-8pm

     Thurs, Fri, Sat, Sun - 9am-8pm 

     Full launch policy is on page 3 of April 2017 Rushford Lake Matters, found at Newsletters link


*Boat Launch passes / Launch gate keys are available (note: 2016 keys no longer work)


*Two new Lake Health and Management Reports are now posted at the NEWS link


*For your convenience, work permits, license applications, and voter registration forms can be found under Permits & Licenses Info.



Upcoming Board and Committee Meetings


Friday, June 23, 2017 - Monthly Board Meeting; 6:30pm (Town Hall) [changed from June 24]