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Westheimer Lakes February 2018

Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Contractors of America GOLF BALLS Hitting golf balls is meant for the golf course only. It can cause damage not only to personal property but to people as well. Please respect your neighbors and refrain from hitting golf balls inside the community. DISCLAIMER The Association doesn’t verify, endorse or approve any products, information or opinions mentioned at Association sponsored functions or contained in this community newsletter. KEEP OUR LAKES CLEAN Please help us keep our community beautiful by NOT THROWING trash and debris around or into the lakes. In addition, there is NO SWIMMING, BOATING OR FISHING in the LAKES. NO DUMPING IN EMPTY LOTS Please help us keep our community clean by NOT DUMPING trash and debris onto empty lots. Neighbors please report violators and be ready to provide license plate number and photo or any other pertinent information. COMMUNITY REMINDER Please keep all trash, including lawn clipping bags, stored out of sight until trash pick up day. CANYON GATE ATTENDANT SERVICES Hours of operation are 24/7 Sunday thru Saturday. The gate attendant’s office is located at the entrance to Canyon Gate at Westheimer Lakes on Idlewood Crossing Dr. CANYON GATE EZ TAG LANE ACCESS Please be patient when approaching the EZ Tag barrier arm and obey the signs. After stopping at the stop sign, proceed slowly and wait until the barrier arm opens fully. Bumping or hitting the barrier arm causes costly and unnecesary repairs to the Association. If there is a car in front of you, please remain at the stop sign until the car has gone through the arm and the arm is closed. The barrier arm closes after each vehicle every time. CANYON SPRINGS AND CANYON FALLS GATES The Canyon Springs and Canyon Falls Gates EZ Tag Entry lanes are for registered resident entry only via electronic EZ Tags (Harris County EZ TAG or Community fast pass tags for community use only). Electronic entry tags, including credit card size Access Cards and telephone home number registration services are available to all Canyon Springs and Canyon Falls residents at the SplashPad office Tuesday through Saturday. Call 832-222- 2355 for more details. Be Safe! Service Heater Protect Home 281-394-0028 Free estimate or 2 nd opinion $25 off any repair License TACLB 24777E and Insured Expires 2/28/18 FREE Wi-fi thermostat w/ equipment purchase • Annual Maintenance Programs • All repairs guaranteed • Serving area since 1994 0% Interest financing available Expires 2/28/18 WAC Expires 2/28/18 The entry will remain open during the day while sales and construction of new homes are in operation and gates will close at night. The gated areas may be accessed three (3) ways; with EZ Tag or fast pass tags, Access Card (reader is located at the dial up box in the left lane) or you may dial the home code on the telephone 10 key pad. If someone is home to answer, access may then be granted. If you experience difficulty, the gate attendant’s office may be called by pressing #0001 on the 10 keypad. In the event the gates do not open, please call the gate attendant and they can open the gate during the evening hours of 7:30 PM until 5 AM. Report all gate malfunctions to either 832-222-2650 or at 832-222-2355, if no one is available, please leave a message with your name, phone number and a brief description of the situation. The gate repairs will be called into the gate service company. REMEMBER: PLEASE CALL BEFORE YOU DIG Texas One Call System: dial “811” Prior to performing work on your property, call the “Texas One Call System at 811.” They will mark the location of the utility lines easement within your property. Remember, damages to any utility lines within your property can affect services to YOU and YOUR neighbor’s homes. Thanks for taking time to call before you dig! 10 February 2018 | Community Newsletter

DEED RESTRICTION PROCESS FOR GENERAL VIOLATIONS 1 st letter: Notifying owner of violation and giving them (30 days) to cease and desist. (Legally no further letters can go out for this violation until the (30 days) has expired.) 2 nd letter: After the (30 days) has expired from the 1 st letter a 2 nd letter notifying the owner of violation will be sent. (Please note that depending on what the violation is the board can send the account to the attorney when the (30 days) has expired from this letter.) 3 rd letter: This letter is optional to the board and depending on what the violation is they do not always feel the need to send a 3 rd letter. At any time you feel that you get a letter that is not warranted, please feel free to contact First Service immediately to discuss at 713-932-1122. Please note that yard maintenance does not require 30-day notice for correction. COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT Interested in getting more involved in the community? J oin a Westheimer Lakes committee or group. COMMITTEES: • Social Please contact Michelle at if interested in helping out with events. • Communications If you are interested in being a Section Leader or Block Captain, please contact Michelle at • Landscape Contact Mary Baker at for more details. • Traffic & Safety Contact Linda Parker at for more details. GROUPS: • Adult Community Group ADULTS ONLY (all ages). If interested and want to be added to email list, contact Linda Parker at • Crochet Contact Mandi Miller at • Hobby Group Contact Gwen Goldsberry at Meet daytime on Thursdays or Saturdays. Hobbies include: quilt making, crochet, handmade cards for veterans, wreath making and more! • Mom’s Group Contact Michelle Evrard at • Scrapbooking Club Contact Janette at 714-404-4836 or To sign-up or for more information, contact Michelle Evrard at mevrard@ or 713-783-6702. Please be Observant of Posted Traffic Signs and Speeds Please respect the posted traffic speeds and stop signs in our community. They are here to make our community a safe and pleasant place to live. School is out and our children are enjoying their summer at our amenities. Please use extra caution when driving near our parks and community pools. • Residential • Small Offices • Bonded FREE ESTIMATES (No Place is Too Far) 832-282-6055 $ 5 OFF FIRST VISIT PLANNING ON OUTDOOR HOME IMPROVEMENTS? Please remember that when planning to do any outdoor home improvements, you must first apply for approval from the Architectural Review Committee by submitting a home improvement form. Visit the SplashPad Texas office or call her at 832-222-2355 for an ARC form and more information. Community Newsletter | February 2018 11