[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town of East Haddam as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Beaches — See Ch. 162.
Under authority of the General Statutes of the State of Connecticut, the use of any boat powered by an internal combustion engine, whether inboard or outboard, is prohibited on Lake Hayward (Shaw Lake), East Haddam, Connecticut.
Any person or persons violating this article shall be subject to a fine not exceeding $250.
From 8:00 a.m. through one-half hour after sunset, there shall be a maximum speed limit of 35 miles per hour on Bashan Lake and Moodus Reservoir, but not over eight miles per hour within 75 feet of any canoe, rowboat, sailboat, or any other vessel, or any float dock or the shore, unless approaching said float dock or shore to take off or land water skiers.
No person shall operate a vessel at a speed greater than six miles per hour from one-half hour after sunset to 8:00 a.m.
There shall be no operation of a motorboat while persons or a person is on the deck, bow, or gunwales of a motorboat.
No person shall tow more than two waterskiers simultaneously. Any person who tows a waterskier shall proceed and operate in a counterclockwise traffic pattern.
The Board of Selectmen of the Town of East Haddam shall designate ski jump areas and shall control regattas.
No boat shall be allowed on said lake and reservoir with a flush or portable toilet.
There shall be no camping overnight in a boat.
Any person, firm, corporation or association violating any of the provisions of this article shall be fined not more than $250 for each offense.