Next DLC meeting will be March 16. Interlaken Townhall, 100 Grasmere Ave at 7PM

The DLC was chartered in 1974 by the 7 shore line towns. Our mission is to provide leadership, guidance, and resources to preserve and restore Deal Lake and its tributaries as a healthy and stable ecosystem. In addition, control lake levels during heavy storms to the best of our ability with limited ocean tide controls.

    Updates/Flume Status
    Upcoming Events

    DLC meetings via Teleconference:

    June 17th. at 6:00PM.

    The public can participate in the meeting by calling in at 7:00 pm from any landline or cell phone to hear the meeting live.

    Click Here For Instructions to join the meetings.

    Tips for Homeowners

    Considering Landscaping by the Lake or Building a Dock?

    KNOW the Land Use regulations BEFORE you dig!

    The banks of Deal Lake are regulated and protected by the Dept. of Land Use.

    Typically any land 50 feet above the lake shore line falls under the Permit by Rule regulations. 7:13

    Also see: Land Use Regulations Workshop Info

    Teleconference Meetings
    You can watch Deal Lake Commission meetings on APTV, Optimum 77 and throughout most of Monmouth County on FiOS 30.
    People outside of the city can watch APTV on the APTV website,, or by downloading APTV app on Apple TV or Roku devices.

    DLC Zoom Teleconference Information

    Contained below is connection information for Deal Lake Commission meetings conducted via teleconference using the Zoom platform.

    Join Zoom Meeting

    This will allow citizens to participate in the meeting remotely.
    You can view and participate in the meeting in either of two ways; by video/audio or by audio only.

    VIDEO and AUDIO:

    If you choose to join the meeting this way, you need a computer, smart phone or tablet with internet access.
    The Zoom Meeting link to access the meeting is:
    Once you click on the link you will be placed in a waiting room where you will wait a brief time to be admitted to the meeting.
    The Public session will be open for comments after regular businesses has been completed. If you would like to be heard- please state your full name and say, ” I would like to be heard”- You will be called on. Then state your full name and address before asking your question. Please mute your microphone when not speaking to avoid unnecessary switching on Zoom.

    AUDIO ONLY by phone:

    To listen and participate in the meeting by any phone ( Landline or cell. Internet access not needed)
    Dial one of these phone numbers:
    +1 929 205 6099 US (New York)
    +1 301 715 8592 US (Germantown)

    You will be prompted to enter the Meeting Number (access code) 829 9977 7232#

    When you are asked for the participant ID: Press # again.
    Once the public session is announced- If you would like to ask a question or comment Press * 9 to alert the moderator. You will be called on by the last four numbers of your phone number. Once called on, please state your full name and address and then your question. Please mute your microphone when not speaking to avoid unnecessary switching on Zoom.

    Please note: The DLC Meeting agenda will be posted on the DLC web site at least two days prior to the meeting.