To: Village Shires Community Association Owners From: Anthony Brummans, Property Manager VSCA Re: Early Notice of VSCA Annual Meeting and Nomination Application Information Posted and Sent: August 28, 2018 This courtesy notice contains important information about the Annual Meeting of the Village Shires Community Association and about the process required for anyone who might want to seek election to a seat on the Village Shires Executive Board. This year, four (4) terms are expiring and all four board members whose terms expire have expressed their written intent to seek re-election (Article VI -Section 4 (a) of VSCA By-laws). ANNUAL MEETING The Annual Meeting of the Village Shires Community Association (Article IV Section 4 of the VSCA By-Laws) will be held at Clubhouse 1 - 3001 E. Village Road, Holland PA 18966 at 7:00 pm on Monday October 15th. Nomination Applications If you are an owner in good standing and would like to run for election to the Village Shires Community Association Executive Board, then please come to the Management office and pick up a Nomination Application. Signatures of 50 Members of the Community, along with their applicable address within the Village Shires Community, are required in order to get your name put onto the election ballot. Only one Member (owner) per address may count towards the 50 signatures. The Nomination Application must then be returned to our office by 4:00pm on Sept. 17th.
Disposal of TV's and Electronics
ALERT: Please be advised you cannot dispose of TV’s and other Electronic devices at curbside. You must make arrangements for disposal. Disposal options are as follows: Leck Waste Services for pickup call 215-675-8000 ext #4 for price and arrangements E-Waste Experts 877-328-2977 416 Green Lane in Bristol for drop off
Do not use open space for any kind of dumping. Dumping of any kind on common ground (yard waste, tree branches, leaves, etc.) is a category 'C" violation of the Enforcement Procedures and carries a $100.00 fine.
Electric Bathroom Exhaust Fan Fire Hazard - Notice from Northampton Fire Marshal
We are recommending that all residents within Village Shires review the condition of their bathroom fans as soon as possible.
The following article has been posted to the Northampton Township Website: Yard Waste Starting the week of December 17 th through March 31 st yard waste is collected the SAME DAY as trash and limited to (5) five containers. Biodegradable bags are not required. Trash cans 32 gallons or smaller and plastic bags may be used only during this time. Leaf and yard waste collection will resume to unlimited collection the week of April 2, 2018 following trash/recycling collection day. You can view the entire article at: http://www.northamptontownship.com/resources/news/article.aspx?aid=4245
Chapter 2: Animal - Part 1: Dogs - 2-105. Sanitary Maintenance: "It shall be the responsibility of dog owners to keep their dogs from scratching, digging, defecating or urinating upon any lawns, trees, shrubs, plants, buildings or any other public or private property, excluding the property of the dog owner. The owner of any dog, in the event that such dog defecates on any property other than that of the owner, shall immediately remove and dispose of all feces so deposited in a sanitary manner. Also, it is the responsibility of the owner of any animal to properly clean and otherwise maintain his pounds, kennels, yards and other areas in which such animal is kept to prevent the creation of any nuisance, health hazard or odor." PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU PICK UP AFTER YOUR DOG AND DON'T ALLOW YOUR DOG ON ANOTHER'S PROPERTY.
Community Bulletin Board
We are still receiving updates from The Northampton Township Police Department. They continue to experience an increase in thefts from unlocked vehicles, predominantly in the Holland area of the township. Please remember to lock your vehicle at all times!
This is a warning for Village Shires owners of ash trees about the Emerald Ash Borer problem. There is also a link to the PA Dept of Conservation & Natural Resources for additional information.