Good Afternoon Sun City Festival Residents,
I would like to let you know about a few updates and reminders for our community that I feel are important for you to be aware of. If you have any questions or concerns please let me know by replying to this email or calling 928-252-2103.
Upcoming Pool / Jacuzzi Closure: The pool/ jacuzzi at the Sage Center will be closed for maintenance from December 3rd thru December 9th (reopening on December 10th). During this
Fitness Class: As many of you are aware, the price for all
Landscaping Update: Carescape will be very busy in the next several weeks planting new annuals in the flower beds, trimming trees and
Finance Committee Opening: The Board of Directors is actively soliciting a volunteer candidate to serve on the Resident Finance Committee. Due to the scheduled monthly meetings and time commitment, a year
Cyber Café Furniture: We anticipate all of our new Cyber Café Furniture to arrive by the end of the month. We will send out additional information once we have a date for installation.
Design Guidelines: The Board has approved changes in the design guidelines. This includes:
· New fence and gate specifications for Planning Area 2.
· New Approved Plant List for Planning Area 2.
· New ARC Submittal Form.
· Rain chains are now allowed, and specifications have been added.
· Wild bird feeders are no longer allowed to help keep the pigeon population down.
· New landscaping requirements:
o For lots where 2 or more trees are required in the front, 1 tree in the front may be substituted with a 3ft saguaro cactus (planning area 1 and 2) or an approved palm tree (planning area 1 only).
o To more accurately account for hardscape, pools, etc. in the landscaping design, the requirements for plants has changed to 1 plant per 100 square feet of plantable area.
Aerobics Sound System: The Board of Directors has approved a new sound system for our group fitness room. This will be installed by the middle of October.
Maintenance Projects: In the next few weeks our maintenance team will be finishing several project that include painting and sealing the pool decking, installing a new motor for the jets in the spa, painting the neighborhood monuments, re-staining the wood benches around the Sage Center and installing a new chiller that will provide cold water to the drinking fountain attached to the building at the dog park.
Kim Rinehart, CAAM
Sun City Festival Community Association
26501 W Desert Vista Blvd.