Macon Water Authority to expand hours at Lucas Lake

The Macon Water Authority board voted to expand hours and days that Javors Lucas Lake is open to anglers this spring and summer.

The lake will be open from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays from now until July 4. It also will be open for the Memorial Day holiday. Parking costs are $5 per vehicle, and $10 per truck towing a boat.

The annual MWA Kid’s Fishing Derby will be held at Lucas Lake on June 5 from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., when awards and prizes will be handed out for the biggest catch of the day in various age categories. Admission for all anglers that day is free.