Great Harbors Resident Association

333 Shorewood Drive

PO box 988
East Falmouth, MA  02536

 

Docks

 

March 2019

The docks consist of 44 slips and 4 tie-ups at the end of Sally Lane and Joyce Street.   Maintenance items such as 2-inch piping was replaced with 3-inch piping and new rings with rollers were placed around the fiberglass pilings were installed in the past.

The Dock Masters, Chris Tomasini, Bill Lund , and Stan Caras along with the Docks' Committee are pleased to announce the  completion of Construction of 36 new docks slips for the Joyce Street section as replacement for the 27 years old slips. This after replacement of the 12 Sally Lane Docks in 2017. 

The new much upgraded docks were delivered in March 2019 to our storage site in Great Harbors  and will be installed in the water in early May 2019. 

Special thanks to Rich Conlon our Finance Committee Chairman  for his invaluable assistance along with our Board of Directors who voted unanimously to authorize construction and replacement for these new dock slips.

Great Harbors now has 48 Replacement  Dock slips built to a very high standard which should last for a very  long time

Stan Caras, Chairman

Great Harbors Docks Committee,

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June 2017

 2017 marked a year of significant investment in the Great Harbors docks. These floats had been in service since 1992, when Hurricane Bob had destroyed our docks. When we began the work of disassembly, it was clear that the internal components on the Sally floats were eroded and badly rusted, probably since these components are subject to more concentrated waves and wakes from boats going up the Coonamessett River.

The Dock Committee worked with the Great Harbors Board of Directors, to procure completely new docks for Sally Lane. The floats were built to exceed the high standard of the originals, and were completed ahead of schedule and on budget by the lowest of three bidders.    Chris Tomasini

 GHRA DOCK ELIGIBILITY RULES

UNITED STATES COAST GUARD AUXILIARY BOAT CHECK 

DOCK ADMINISTRATION COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Stan Caras, Chair ghrafalmouth@gmail.com

Bill Lund, Dockmaster  ghrafalmouth@gmail.com

Chris Tomasini, Dockmaster  ghrafalmouth@gmail.com

Brian Murphy

Joe Maiella

Colleen Grogan

Doug Bryan

 

 

 

 

 

The docks are seasonal in that they are removed and stored in October and placed back in the water in the spring.  This process extends the life of the docks.

 

Currently there are no openings for slips and tie-ups, however there is a Dock Wait List 2012.

Dock Wait List 2013 

Dock Wait List 2014

Dock Wait List June 2015

Dock Wait List July 2015 

Dock Wait List July 2016

Dock Wait List July 2017

Dock Wait List July 2018

Dock Wait List July 2019

  

ICE FOR SALE

If you are having a gathering or going fishing, ice is available through the toll house. Individual bags are $2 each or 3 for $5.  You may also join the "Ice Club" for $60 for the season and you will have your own personal key for the ice freezer.
Stop by the Toll House for more information.

 

Some residents enjoy kayaking on Great Pond

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