Sydney Harbour October 2021

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OCTOBER 2021

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SYDNEY HARBOUR

NEWS/INFO

FUN THINGS TO DO

FESTIVALS/CRAFT SHOWS

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SYDNEY HARBOUR IMPORTANT NUMBERS

MONTAGE COMMUNITY SERVICES

Sussan Martinez, Association Manager 832-600-4142

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sussan.martinez@montagecommunityservices.com

www.sydneyharbourhoa.org

SCHOOLS

Farney Elementary School 281-373-2850

Goodson Middle School 281-373-2350

Cy-Woods High School 281-213-1800

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TRASH/WATER

Cypress Hill MUD #1

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Water/Sewer - Best Trash 281-313-2378

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SECURITY

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Precinct 4 Constable - Main Dispatch 281-376-3472

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Priority Protection - Private Security (non-emergency) 832-243-5056

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Animal Control 713-439-6000/281-999-3191

Texas Wildlife Rehabilitation 713-468-8972

Mosquito Control 713-440-4800

Children’s Protective Svs 713-394-4000

Harris Co. Public Health & Envir 713-439-6000

U. S. Post Office 800-275-8777

Reliant Energy (Repair) 713-207-7777

Electricity - Reliant Energy 281-897-8808

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Gas - Centerpoint Energy 713-659-2111

Street Light Repair (give pole #) 713-207-2222

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To report gas leaks 713-659-3552

Street Repair 281-463-6300

US Post Office 281-373-9125

16635 Spring Cypress Rd

Metro Park & Ride 713-635-4000

MEDICAL FACILITIES

North Cypress Medical Center 281-894-0003

Cy-Fair Medical Center 281-890-4285

Methodist Hospital - Willowbrook 281-477-1000

Memorial Herman Hospital Cypress 832-334-0193

St. Luke’s Heath - The Vintage 832-534-5000

Texas Children’s Hospital - Cypress 281-890-6514

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There’s been a time change for the Friday Exercise Class held

at the clubhouse. Instead of 10 AM, the class will now be held

at 9:30 AM.

Tuesday and Thursday will remain at 10 AM.

SYDNEY HARBOUR YARD OF THE MONTH

Congratulations to William & Rita Kato on being selected as our September 2021

Yard of the Month winner. Drop by and view their lovely yard at 18134 Obelisk

Bay. The Kato’s yard makes an outstanding contribution to the appearance of our

neighborhood, for which we all are grateful!

START PREPARING NOW FOR THE FINAL 2021

SYDNEY HARBOUR COMMUNITY GARAGE SALE

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 23, 7 AM-3 PM

The Events Committee is hosting the last 2021 Garage Sale. This is the time to

clean out and get rid of the stuff you no longer need or want. Someone else

might want it. Remember: One man’s trash is another man’s treasure. So, start

now deciding what you’d like to get out of your house or garage and be ready to

set it out for others to view.

SYDNEY HARBOUR EMAIL LIST

Please send your email address, along

with your name and home address, to

sydneyharbour2009@yahoo.com and you will

be added to the subdivision email to receive

information about Sydney Harbour.

DEED RESTRICTIONS

Deed restrictions and the Deed Restriction Policy for Sydney

Harbour are available for your review on our website at

sydneyharbourhoa.org under Governing Documents. The

policy for deed restriction violations is to send a courtesy letter

followed by a certified notice at a charge of $25 to the resident

if not corrected. If the violation is still not corrected, fines will

begin at $50-$200 depending on the violation. We have a

small percentage of offenders who continue to frustrate their

neighbors and receive an ever-increasing number of violations

and fines. The vast majority of our residents maintain their

properties in good order. We thank you for taking pride in your

home and community.

SYDNEY HARBOUR REAL ESTATE CORNER

April 1, 2021 - June 30, 2021

Presented by Kathy Emery

Home Sales Number of Homes Price Ranges

1 Story

Active 1 $329,900

Sold 1 $358,000

2 Story

Sold 6 $385,000-$450,000

This representation is based on data supplied by the Houston

Association of Realtors. Neither the Association nor its MLS

guarantees or is in any way responsible for its accuracy.

COME HAVE SOME FUN

The Sydney Harbour Canasta Club is looking for players. If you’re

interested, please send an email to sydneyharbour2009@yahoo.com. The

group plays every Monday (Not required to participate every Monday,

but would prefer players who can play most of the time.) 11 AM-3 PM.

DAYLIGHT

SAVINGS

TIME ENDS

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER

7 TH , 2 AM

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BACK TO SCHOOL

APPROVAL PROCESS FOR EXTERIOR

IMPROVEMENT/MODIFICATION APPLICATIONS

IN SYDNEY HARBOUR

With the arrival of summer, homeowners interested in spending more

time outdoors will want to make improvements and/or modifications

to their exterior property. The HOA Architectural Control Committee is

responsible for reviewing and approving all applications before these

changes are made.

A quick review of the steps involved in submitting an application is as

follows:

1. Log In to the Sydney Harbour HOA website at http://sydneyharbourhoa.

org/sl_login.php using your “User Name” and Password.”

2. On the “HOME” page, select “Architectural Control” under the “Welcome”

list to read a description of the application approval process.

3. Next select “Governing Documents” under the “Members” list to see a

list of applicable documents.

4. Next select “Architectural Guidelines / Improvement” to read a onepage

instruction letter and a two-page list of instructions for completing

an application.

5. Return to the “Governing Documents” page and select “Architectural

Guidelines Change Form” to find a blank form that can be completed

with appropriate information and submitted along with any other

required information required by the instruction letter and instruction

list. Completed applications are be mailed or emailed to the appropriate

address provided in the instruction letter.

Christopher - Cy-Woods HS

Please note that the “Governing Documents” page has several other

documents to assist in an understanding of and reasons for the

application approval process.

Justin - Cy-Woods HS

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fun Things to do

AROUND TOWN...

9TH ANNUAL FALL

FESTIVAL & CRAFT SHOW

OCTOBER 2, 2021, 9 AM TILL 3 PM

5373 Franz Road, Katy, Texas 77449

Free Admission!!!! Shopping, Children’s Activities, Petting Zoo

and food! Bring the entire family and friends for a fun filled

day! Vendors contact Mary @ saintpaulschurch@charter.net.

ST. IGNATIUS OF

LOYOLA CATHOLIC CHURCH

FALL FESTIVAL

OCTOBER 2 ND , 12 PM - 7 PM

OCTOBER 3 RD , 12 PM - 6 PM

7810 Cypresswood Dr, Spring, TX 77379

Live Auctions, Silent Auctions, raffle, craft fair, live entertainment, bingo, attic

treasures, food, drinks, games and fun! Questions email festival@silcc.org.

KATY WINE FEST

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2021

The Katy Wine Fest is a must for any wine lover! Highlighting

a wide selection of wines from Texas and beyond, guests will

sample rare finds and unique vintages not found in your local

grocery store. We’re certain you’ll find a few new favorites!

Along with a fantastic selection of wine, the Katy Wine Fest

will feature local restaurants serving delicious light bites. For those more into hops

and barley, craft beer will be available for sampling. Live musical entertainment, a

wine pull, silent auction and Big Board auction featuring fantastic items will round

out the evening. Proceeds of the event will directly benefit the Brookwood Center

for Learning. The Katy Wine Fest is perfect for a special date night or Girls Night

Out. Mark your calendars, grab your tickets and join the Cinco Ranch Rotary for the

Katy Wine Fest! We look forward to seeing you there!

KATY RICE FESTIVAL

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 8 TH , 6 PM - 10 PM

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 9 TH , 10 AM - 10 PM

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 10 TH , 12 PM - 6 PM

Kick the weekend off Friday evening with live music, food

trucks and beer! Bring the family and enjoy a full day of

great craft vendors, live music, food trucks & much more!

There will be fun for the whole family, including a kids/teen zone, craft beer and

expanded food area. Free Shuttle Service to and from the Merrell Center all day!

https://www.katyricefestival.com/

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OCT. 2

OCT. 2-3

OCT. 3-31

OCT. 8

OCT. 8-10

PLYMOUTH UNITED CHURCH

PUMPKIN PATCH

OCTOBER 3 RD -31 ST ,

5927 Louetta Rd, Spring • plymouthunited.org

Pumpkins, Pet adoptions, local vendors, garage sales!

OCT. 9-10

OCT. 9-10

OCT. 9-

NOV. 28

BAYOU CITY ART

FESTIVAL

OCTOBER 9-10, 2021, 10 AM - 6 PM

Located along Allen Parkway

and Sam Houston Park

Tickets: www.artcolonyassociation.org

CHAPPELL HILL

SCARECROW FESTIVAL

OCTOBER 9-10

5070 Main St, Chappell Hill, TX 77426

TEXAS

RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL

WEEKENDS & THANKSGIVING FRIDAY

OCTOBER 9 TH -NOVEMBER 28 TH ,

9 AM - 8 PM

Since 1974, there has been a magical

kingdom about an hour north of the Houston area, where

guests can step through the gates and enter an enchanted

world filled with kings and queens, knights and nobles, fairies

and elves, pirates and peasants and other fanciful delights.

www.texrenfest.com

OCT. 16

PICK-A-DILLY

CRAFT FAIR

St. Peter’s UMC •

20775 Kingsland Blvd, Katy

OCTOBER 16, 2021, 9 AM - 4 PM

St. Peter’s 30 th annual craft fair will be just in time for

Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas! Proceeds from

Pick-a-dilly Craft Fair and Silent Auction will benefit St.

Peter’s United Methodist Church Missions.

OCT. 17

TREAT STREET

OCTOBER 17 TH FROM 5-8 PM

Join Cinco Ranch Church of Christ for our

annual Treat Street on October 17 th from 5-8

PM. This free event is for our families to enjoy a

safe evening where our community gets to wear costumes, get

candy, enjoy a hot dog dinner and play in the bounce houses.

If you would like more information on this event, please visit

www.cincochurch.com/crkids. We can’t wait to see you there!

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OKTOBERFEST HOUSTON

OCTOBER 22 ND , 5 PM - 10 PM

OCT. 22-23

OCTOBER 23 RD , 12 PM - 10 PM

Join us for the 9th annual Oktoberfest Houston,

showcasing German and Texas culture in one

fantastic day! First 250 tickets sold are 50% off! The

Water Works at Buffalo Bayou Park, 105 Sabine St, Houston, TX 77007.

GINGERBREAD VILLAGE

HOLIDAY MARKET

OCT. 23

LADIES AUXILIARY OF

ST. ELIZABETH ANN SETON

OCTOBER 23, 2021

It’s Holiday Shopping Time! The Ladies Auxiliary

from St. Elizabeth Ann Seton is holding their annual Gingerbread

Village Holiday Market on October 23, 2021! It is held at 6646

Addicks Satsuma Road, Houston, TX 77086. The event opens at 9

AM and continues until 4 PM. Admission is free! Arts, crafts, unique

products and many, many more items will be featured. Get a head

start on your holiday shopping all in one place! A wonderful lunch

menu will be offered including barbecue pork sandwiches, baked

potatoes, etc. Come join the fun!

OCT. 30

OCT. 30

HOWL-O-WEEN

KATY DOG PARK

OCTOBER 30, 2021, 9 AM - 11 AM

Costume Contest, games, door prizes &

vendors Event entry is a donation of pet food

for our local shelter

EPIPHANY LUTHERAN

BOO BASH

OCTOBER 30, 2021, 3 PM - 5 PM

14423 West Rd, Houston, TX 77041

Drive-thru trunk or treat!

OKTOBERFEST

OCTOBER 30, 2021, 11 AM-9 PM

Family Fun Event at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic

OCT. 30 Church - International Food, Vietnamese, Pupusas,

Tacos, BBQ, Hotdogs, Desserts, Hamburgers, Funnel

cakes, Beer and Wine Garden, Music, Dance, Hayride,

Pumpkin Patch, Arts and Crafts, Hay Maze, Camel

Ride, Pony Ride Petting Zoo, Exotic Animal shows, Ice Skating

Performance by Paul and Gillian Schatz, Face painting, Games, Prizes,

Model Railway Train Exhibition, Bingo, Auction, Free Candy, and so

much more. Wear your favorite Saint Costume! Free Shuttle, Free

Parking, Free Entrance. See Bulletin or website for schedule and for

more details: www.seascatholic.org.

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