It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to Lakeland. We, your neighbors, are delighted that you have chosen our community to be your new home. Please stop at the Lake Arrowhead Office during business hours to pick up your welcome packet. The following information is provided to help you become situated in the neighborhood.
Lakeland Estates is a gated community six miles south of Blair, Nebraska, off Highway 133, Blair High Road. The community was developed in 1970 by the Lakeland Development Company and to date has grown to approximately 300 homes. Inside Lakeland Gates are well kept roads safe for biking, running, walking dogs, pushing a stroller, or playing. Many residents enjoy early morning or late evening jogs and strolls on the paved roads.
As a new homeowner, you are now a shareholder of Lake Arrowhead Inc. Shareholders of Lake Arrowhead Inc. are in charge of ensuring compliance with the subdivision Covenants and are also responsible for maintaining all Lakeland amenities. Mandatory dues for Lake Arrowhead Inc. are $280 per house lot per year and $240 per empty lot per year and are billed in August.
Lake Arrowhead Inc. is governed by an elected Board of Directors that meets monthly. The Board of Directors meet on the first Tuesday of every month at 7pm. Shareholder meetings occur semi-annually in February and August on the first Monday of the month at 7pm. All shareholders are invited to attend any and all Board and Shareholder meetings. Each shareholder present during the semi-annual meetings is entitled to one vote for each share of stock (lot) held in the Lake Arrowhead, Inc.
Under the board of directors is the Lakeland Residents Commitee. The resident commitee hosts many social activities throughout the year including Summer Beach Parties, Easter Egg Hunts, Firework Display & 4th of July Parade, Halloween Parade, Annual Garage Sales, Visit from Santa Claus, and others. We encourage your participation in the association as we are always looking for volunteers and ideas to help us make our subdivision a great place to live. For more information on upcoming events, visit the Community pages.
The Lakeland Homeowners Association periodically sends emails about important events to the Lakeland residents only. If you wish to be added to the email distribution list, please send an email with your name and email address to firstname.lastname@example.org.
One of the many benefits of living in Lakeland is access to the beautiful no-wake lake, perfect for fishing, swimming or strolling along in your pontoon. Areas open to all Lakeland residents include North Beach, South Beach, and Grasshopper Park. To obtain your parking and guest passes for these public areas, please stop at the Lake Arrowhead office. Located on North Beach is a public dock available for Lakeland residents. Both beaches include picnic shelters and outhouses. South Beach also includes a large grill and access to electrical outlets by contacting the Lake Arrowhead Office. Please help keep our public areas free of litter and clean up after your pets.
Looking for a place to host your graduation reception, birthday party, or other event? For a fee and refundable security deposit, the clubhouse can be rented by Lakeland residents that are current on their dues. Rental includes kitchen access and use of our tables and chairs. Contact us for more information.
Blair consists of 4 public elementary schools grades K-3: Deerfield, North, South and West. Blair elementary schools begin at 8:25 a.m. each morning and dismiss at 3:15 p.m. Lakeland residents are considered rural students of Blair and are assigned an elementary school based on the census quo of each school. Buses are provided for the convenance of Lakeland residents.
Arbor Park consists of all Blair and rural students grades 4 and 5. Classes begin at 8:25 a.m., and students are dismissed at 3:20 p.m.
Constructed in 1997, Otte Blair Middle School houses academic and exploratory wings designed around a central hub comprised of the library/media center and office areas for grades 6-8.
Built in 1970 at a cost of $2.2 million, the 140,000 square-foot building sits on 75 acres of land. Student population is approximately 700 hosting grades 9-12.
School buses have regular pick up times located at the Lakeland Clubhouse and are available for all grades of Blair Public Schools. Contact the Blair Bus Barn at 402-426-4509 for more information or to register your child for a time to be picked up.
Mail is collectively delivered to and from the boxes located by Lake Arrowhead office. You can obtain your mailbox key at the US Post Office in Blair at 201 N. 16th St (402) 426-3100
Be sure to checkout our Local Resources page for more information.
If you ever have a question, suggestion or concern, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Again, welcome to Lakeland Estates. Thanks for making our community your home.
Brush (no grass) may be taken to the burn pile located across from south beach.
For the safety of our children and residents please observe the 20 MPH speed limit.
Don't forget to stop by the Lake Arrowhead Office to pick up your Welcome Packet.
Welcome to Lakeland!
Residents enjoy participating in annual community events such as the Halloween Parade.
North Beach has access to public dock available for Lakeland residents.
Lakeland is a gated community. Contact Lake Arrowhead office to purchase your gate keys.