Parking Meeting

We will hold an exploratory meeting to discuss parking issues on January 7, 2014, 7pm at  the Fairwinds community office (212 Victor Parkway). Topics to be addressed are: Changes/tweaks to Board policy 9-7 Enforcement Establishment and charter for a possible ad-hoc parking committee Homework: In March of 2013, volunteers were asked to review and give input…

Community Rain Gardens

Fairwinds has installed two rain gardens in our  community thanks to a $25,000 grant from the Chesapeake Bay Trust).  Not only do they add visual interest to our community and alleviate some of the drainage issues of our community, but they also help filter water before it reaches the Chesapeake Bay.  We are proud of…

Volunteers Needed

Committees We are actively seeking volunteers to participate in one or more of our committees.  The role of committees is to serve the board and provide advice and guidance so that they make take action if necessary.  Standing committees include, but are not limited to,  the covenants committee as well as the landscape committee, The…

Raffle

Tickets $1 each…and you don’t have to be present to win. Support the Landscaping Committee. Funds are to be used, for example, to: Replace plants in the rain gardens that were destroyed by foxes support plantings of perennials in existing planters Drawing – at the Fairwinds Annual Meeting (Tickets will be on sale prior to the…

Treasurer

February 26, 2014 – UPDATE:Eric Edstrom Volunteers to be New Fairwinds Treasurer Acting Treasurer Lloyd Wheeler has asked us to find a replacement, but has agreed to remain until such replacement is found (Hopefully when a new Board is seated). If you have an interest in serving as Treasurer, please let Mike in the office know…

Parking Enforcement – Reminder

Any vehicle parked at Fairwinds without proper parking permits may be towed without notice. Here’s what you’ll need in order to avoid being towed: RESIDENT vehicles parked on Fairwinds property must display a valid Fairwinds Parking Decal clearly visible on the back window. VISITORS need to clearly display a valid Visitor Hang Tag or Temporary…

Stop and Think – Not Down the Sink

Just because things are advertised as “flushable”, doesn’t mean that they should be. Please do not discard anything down the drains. It is especially important (from an environmental as well as a maintenance standpoint that you do not discard the following items through our plumbing systems: Fats, oils or grease Chunks of garbage Dental floss…