(April 1, 2013) — In an effort to get the Sunset Lake Resort and RV Park to comply with lingering code violations, Clatsop County commissioners in Oregon instructed county counsel on Wednesday to file suit against the owners, reports the Daily Astorian.
(April 1, 2013) — In Michigan, a fire that destroyed three homes and damaged two others at the Lancaster Camp Ground remains under investigation, reports Lancaster Eagle Gazette.
(March 29, 2013) — Putnam County Sheriff’s Deputy Scott Owens received a report that between 7 p.m. March 16 and 9 a.m. March 17, metal signs posted at the Sugar Creek Farms boat ramp and campground in Eatonton were taken, reports the Eatonton Messenger.
(March 29, 2013) — In British Columbia, the Thompson-Nicola Regional District will consider restrictive covenants to address neighborhood concerns after rezoning two Savona waterfront properties to permit an RV park, reports www.kamloopsnews.ca.
(March 29, 2013) — KTIV/KUOO reports a request to rezone some property for an RV park has generated some controversy in Spirit Lake, Iowa.
(March 29, 2013) — California’s Camp Grounded caters to a growing demand for time off-line, but also offers bizarre back-to-childhood activities, including “truth or dare, and sneaking out at night,” describes The Guardian.
(March 29, 2013) — Honey Bear Campground in Boone is hosting an Easter Eggstravaganza on Saturday, March 30 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. that will feature more than 1,500 eggs with cash and candy prizes, reports the High Country Press.
(March 28, 2013) — Guests visiting Hershey Highmeadow Campground in Hershey, Pa. this summer can enjoy entertainment at neighboring Hershey attractions, brand new facilities at the campground, and enjoy a 50th anniversary season.
(March 28, 2013) — More than 60 KOA Work Kampers gathered March 20 at the Branson, Mo., KOA campground for an extensive one-day training program during the third annual KOA Work Kamper Boot Camp.
(March 28, 2013) — The new graduates were schooled in KOA facilities development, financial planning, human resources and hiring practices, merchandising, marketing and recreation, along with other important facets of campground operation.
(March 28, 2013) — Holiday parks and campgrounds throughout Horowhenua and Manawatu are having a bumper season. And with rain not forecasted until after the Easter weekend, owners are cashing in, reports the Manawatu Standard.
(March 28, 2013) — In Massachusetts, Plymouth Superior Court Judge has given Ralph and Barbara Holton until Friday to comply with a 2011 preliminary injunction or close down Tispaquin Family Campground, reports the Enterprise News.
(March 27, 2013) — Local developer Michael Euler Sr.’s proposal to build an RV park and campground on an undeveloped portion of the Aumar Village shopping center in Fallston met with stiff resistance from members of the surrounding community, so he is starting from scratch, the Baltimore Sun reports.
(March 27, 2013) — In Illinois, the Grundy County Planning Commission had a full house Tuesday, reports the Morris Daily Herald, noting the audience was split between those protesting a proposed campground in Goose Lake Township and those in favor of it.
(March 27, 2013) — The water has run dry at Watersports Campground in Dodge City, Kan., reports WWLP 22News.
(March 27, 2013) — Sun Communities, Inc., a real estate investment trust that owns and operates manufactured housing and recreational vehicle communities, announced it has invested more than $250 million in the acquisition and quality enhancements of RV communities in 18 months. This commitment is now complimented by the branding of these destination resorts as “Sun RV Resorts,” which will operate more than 30 communities from Arizona to Maine to Wisconsin to Florida.
(March 27, 2013) — In Florida, a Silver Palms RV Resort car show helped raise $2,000 (including $1,000 in matching funds from the resort) for the Wounded Warrior Project.
(March 25, 2013) — The Charleston Post Courier reports while Holmquist is an RV sales associate and dealership part-owner, last week, he was showing his skills in another role: as teacher. His setting? Palmetto RV KOA Camping School.
(March 25, 2013) — In Ohio, the Logan Daily News reports more than a month after an individual spray painted, “This is [expletive]” in bright, fluorescent orange paint on two garage doors at Lost Hollow Campground, a $1,000 reward is being offered for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible.
(March 25, 2013) — LVM Resort, a resort for Class A motorcoaches, is offering a 20 percent off daily rates in 2013 to RVwest subscribers.