This history of Diamond Lake expands and clarifies the historical background in section 1.3 of
the 2009 Lake Management Plan for Diamond Lake

References to publicly available documents are included so interested readers can trace the
history themselves.

Over the last century, there have been several plans for the lake and surrounding area, but not
all of them have been implemented – or implemented completely.

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Board of Directors
Friends of Diamond Lake
August 2019