MOUNTAIN SPRINGS RANCH NEWSSTREAM
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Mountain Springs Ranch Property Owners Association
Annual Meeting March 25, 2017
The Mountain Springs RAnch Property Owners Annual Meeting will be Saturday, March 25, 2017 at the Bulverde/Spring Branch Library. Registration is from 10:15 to 10:45 with the meeting beginning promptly at 10:45 a.m. Property Owners, mark your calendars and come out to your Annual Meeting. This is your opportunity to visit with your Board of Directors and participate in discussion of matters concerning our community. Get involved and meet your neighbors at your Annual Meeting.
Board of Directors Election
Statement of Interest Due Feb. 24
Three Open Positions
At this year's Annual Meeting of the Mountain Springs Ranch Property Owners (you), we will be able to fill three (3) open positions on your Board of Directors.
We have three directors whose two-year terms are coming to an end. As such, the Nominating Committee is seeking candidates to fill these positions. This is an excellent opportunity for you to get involved in your community to insure that MSR remains a highly desirable place to call home. To be considered for a nomination, you will need to fill out a Statement of Interest Form and submit it to the Nominating Committee. You may download a Statement of Interest form by clicking here or you may request one from any member of the Board of Directors or a member of the Nominating Committee. Completed forms can then be returned via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to 3601 Comal Springs, Canyon Lake, TX 78133. Also you may give your completed form to a Board member or Nominating Committee member no later than February 24, 2017.
Don't wait to be contacted. If you are interested, fill out the form and get it back to us. Or, if you are contacted, please consider becoming involved and making a difference in your community. Also, as in prior years, we will accept nominations from the floor at the Annual Meeting.
Mountain Springs Ranch POA
Assessments Due January 1, 2017
Assessment payments were due January 1, 2017. If you have not paid your assessment or wish to pay the assessment by credit card, please contact the Association at email@example.com.
BURN BAN OFF
The Comal County Burn Ban is off as of Monday, August 15th. Comal County residents may burn, but as always, please burn responsibly and with caution. Additional information is available on the Fire Marshal Office’s webpage, mycomalcounty.com/Fire_Marshal.htm, and Facebook page, facebook.com/ComalCountyFireMarshalsOffice. Contact: Kory Klabunde (kluh-BUN-dee), Fire Marshal 830.643.3748 firstname.lastname@example.org
ARCHITECTURAL SITE AND DESIGN GUIDELINES
(REVISED MAY 16, 2016)
The revised Architectural Site and Design Guidelines (ASDGs) have been filed with Comal County and are available on this website. Click here to view the revised ASDGs.
MSR POOLS & PLAYGROUND
The pools and playground are open to residents year-round.
- Fall and Winter Pool and Playground hours begin November 1: 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Spring and Summer hours begin on April 1: 6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
- Please be aware pools and playground may be closed for repairs or cleaning from time to time.
- The Sports Pool may be reserved by property owners for private parties but the main pool, kiddie pool pavilion and playground are always open to property owners.
Pool Information is available in the Recreational Facilities Handbook on this website under Docs and Forms. The Common Area Use Waiver (needed to obtain a pool card key) and Sports Pool Lease are available on this website under Docs and Forms. For pool cards please call Mary Lu Zellers 830-885-7481. For general pool questions or to report problems, please contact Pool Committee Chair, Tina Frick 210-508 6281 or you may email the Board of Directors at email@example.com
NATURE PRESERVE All trails in the Nature Preserve are open to property owners and their guests from sunrise to sunset. No camping or fires are allowed in the Nature Preserve.
Remember that from time to time, we will have equipment in the preserve, working on trails and mowing area along the trails.· For your safety, please stay away from equipment while it is being operated in the nature preserve.
PLEASE NOTE: Motorized vehicles (including ATVs) are NOT allowed in the Nature Preserve. (Work vehicles authorized by the Nature Preserve Committee Chair are exempted.)
SAFETY ON MOUNTAIN SPRINGS RANCH ROADS
Mountain Springs Ranch neighbors have reported some close calls with vehicles on our roads. The posted speed limit is 30 mph on all Comal County roads AND roads in gated neighborhoods within Mountain Springs Ranch. Drivers: Please observe the 30 mph speed limit. Walkers and joggers, for your safety, please run/walk on the left side of the street where you are facing on-coming traffic.
MOUNTAIN SPRINGS RANCH POA
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
The 2016 Board of Directors of Mountain Springs Ranch POA are: Mike Anderson, Julia Doerle, Eric Engquist, Jim Miller, Forrest Murfield, Jeffrey Owen, and Bob Powers. You may contact the Board by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 1-866-364-0214. The Board will attempt to respond to emails and phone messages within the following business day.
Address: Mountain Springs Ranch Property Owners Association 3601 Comal Springs, Canyon Lake, TX 78133 (Note: This address is a mailing address only. Do not send packages for delivery by courier. Please call 1-866-364-0214 for delivery instructions.)
The Architectural Control Committee (ACC) meets the first Wednesday of each month. Applications must be submitted by the Monday before the meetings. Expedite fees of $100 will apply to ALL applications that owners want to have reviewed outside of the regular monthly meeting. For more information, click on the ACC button at the top of this page.
MOUNTAIN SPRINGS RANCH VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION DECALS are available to all property owners in Mountain Springs Ranch.· The small blue decals with a silver M on the rear window of vehicles idenitfy vehicles· belonging to property owners at Mountain Springs Ranch when those vehicles are parked at the pool, nature preserve or mailboxes. If you need a vehicle decal for your vehicle(s), please see your Neighborhood Watch Block Captain or contact the Association at email@example.com.