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Grand Lakes February 2018

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Call Anytime! Local Utility Rebates Now Available TACLB019260E HEATING • AIR CONDITIONING UP TO $ 1100 REBATE $ 5O OFF on a New A/C & Heating System 0% Interest Payment Plans Qualifying Models only. Call for Details. Must present at time of service. Expires 2/28/18. Any Repair Cannot be combined with any other offer. Must present at time of service. Expires 2/28/18. 281-492-3450 FREE ESTIMATES on New Equipment Same-Day Service FOOD FOR THOUGHT: FEBRUARY IS NATIONAL SNACK FOOD MONTH GRAND LAKES ANNOUNCEMENTS WELCOME TO GRAND LAKES! CONTACT PMG at 713-329-7100 FOR YOUR NEWSLETTER! GRAND LAKES GREEN COMMITTEE The Green Committee is looking for individuals to join their committee. There are exciting plans for the 2018 year. Please email Community Manager Erica Morgan at to join. GRAND LAKES WOMAN’S ASSOCIATION Join your neighbors, make new friends and have fun with GLWA! Let’s share a special tradition you and your family celebrates or we could bring a photo of our family and share a story! Or discuss a book we are reading or a project we are working on! Let’s meet and have fun. For details contact me - and Also, please visit our Facebook page and join us: pages/Grand-Lakes-Woman-Association/282953398525854. GRAND LAKES WOMAN’S GROUP FOR SPANISH SPEAKERS A great way to get to know your neighbors, make friends and share stories from our diverse backgrounds. We meet once a month for breakfast or lunch in the home of one of our great ladies. Please email Esperanza Tafallo for more information at GRUPO DE SEÑORAS DE HABLA HISPANA DE GRAND LAKES Es una gran manera de conocer a sus vecinas, hacer nuevas amistades y compartir nuestras historias. Nos reunimos una vez al mes a desayunar o almorzar en casa de una de nosotras. Por favor llame o pase un correo a Esperanza Tafallo al GRAND LAKES WEBSITE/EMAIL Log onto for the latest and greatest about the Grand Lakes community. The website is available for all Grand Lakes residents. Click “Join Our Mailing List.” Messages are sent only with items of interest to the community. 4 February 2018 | Community Newsletter

COMMUNITY BIKE RACKS Grand Lakes’ residents are advised to lock up bikes when utilizing community parks and facilities. Bike racks are installed in various areas throughout the community. FIRST-COME FIRST-SERVE COMMUNITY FACILITIES Grand Lakes’ facilities are available at first come first serve basis. These facilities include, but are not limited to: Tennis Courts, Park areas, Town Square gazebos/sitting areas, Greenbelts (walk and bike trails), Community lakes, etc. The facilities cannot be reserved for any reason. Contact PMG PMG for further details. NO POSTING SIGNS AT MAIL BOXES NO signs and letters are to be posted by on Grand Lakes’ mail box stations. Contacts listed on the signs will be charged to have the signs removed by a vendor. Contact PMG for all community issues and contact Krenek Printing for advertising in the Grand Lakes’ newsletter. FENCE STAINING Please be aware that resident fence painting is not permitted in the Grand Lakes Community without the approval of the New Construction Committee (NCC). In an effort to maintain visual harmony within Grand Lakes, the Association does not permit residents to color stain their exterior fences. Residents can however, seal their fence with a clear wood preservatives treatment, provided it is approved by the Grand Lakes Community Association, NCC. Should you have any questions regarding this matter or any other home improvements, modifications or additions to your home’s exterior, please contact PMG at 713-329-7100. GRAND LAKES “TRAILS” - NO MOTORIZED VEHICLES, EXCEPT FOR MOBILITY ASSISTANCE VEHICLES For the safety of Grand Lakes residents, do not operate go-carts, motorized recreational scooters, three or four-wheelers or cars on walking/jogging trails, lake bridges, sidewalks, park and play areas, greenbelts and all open common grounds. Mobility assistance vehicles, like power wheel chairs are exempt from this notice. GRAND LAKES “FISH” Grand Lakes has a strict CATCH & RELEASE policy. Only “barb-less” hooks are allowed to prevent injuring fish that are caught and returned. Please use care when handling fish and gently return them to the water as quickly as possible. Trotlines or other non-standard fish-catching tools are forbidden. GRAND LAKES “LAKES” - USE OF ANY WATERCRAFT AND SWIMMING ARE PROHIBITED ON COMMUNITY LAKES This includes kayaking, canoeing or any form of pleasure boating. The use of remote controlled water toys is okay. Community lakes are for neighborhood beautification and approved shoreline fishing. RECYCLING NEWS FOR GRAND LAKES Our community recycling company, Best Trash, accepts glass and Styrofoam! It takes approximately 1 MILLION YEARS for glass bottles to decompose and Styrofoam containers - over 1 MILLION YEARS! Let’s ALL try to recycle - with curbside pick-up, so there are no more excuses! RECYCLING CENTERS NEAR YOU! The Ft. Bend County Recycling Center in Rosenberg (just 10 miles away), accepts glass/bottles, Styrofoam and other items. Visit the Ft. Bend Co. government website for information. Green Arrow Recycling located in Katy, west of Katy High School accepts paper, plastics, aluminum, electronics, cardboard and other recyclable materials and welcome residential drop offs. Visit Get Healthy This Year with Medi-Weightloss® Call today to schedule a FREE CLINICAL ASSESSMENT: Learn your BMI, body fat percentage, waist circumference, and more. 281-223-1243 22167 Westheimer Pkwy. Ste. 105 Katy, TX 77450 * On average, patients compliant with the Medi-Weightloss ® Program lose 6.4 pounds the first week and 14 pounds the first month. Rapid weight loss may be associated with certain medical conditions and should only be considered by those who are medically appropriate. PATRICE, ACTUAL PATIENT, LOST 30LBS* Become a Dental Assistant in just 10 weeks! Houston Dental Assistant School Located in Katy and Spring/The Woodlands 10 Week Course Tuition $3250 • Payment Plans Training Since 1995 Spring Session begins April 7, 2018 Open House: February 16th • 4-7 pm For info packet call 281-363-0600 or email us at Approved by the TWC Career Schools and Colleges Community Newsletter | February 2018 5