River Watch Home Owners Association
June 2013 Board Meeting
Date: June 17, 2013
Place: Tarpon Springs
Recreation Center 400 South Walton Ave. Tarpon Springs FL 34689
1. Call to Order – 7:02 pm
2. Establish Quorum – All members present – Sue & Cindy present for
3. Read or waive and approve meeting notes from May. 20, 2013 Frank
motioned to accept, Mark 2nd … notes from May are minutes.
4. Financial report – on target – Evelyn motion to accept, Frank
4.1. Delinquencies – 17 delinquencies
5. Violation Status – main issue is yards, but looking good due to all the rain
we have been getting. Tarpon Springs still has us listed as being
under water restrictions.
6. Old Business
between River Watch Center and River Watch – update http://www.tarponriverwatch.com/2008-08-18.html Survey from Tarpon
Springs? Need to get video and pictures during a downpour to
show how the water gushes FROM the River Watch Center parking lot under and through the
6.2. Playground Swings – new swings installed
6.3. Dock –
need to determine how much life is left in the pilings …
6.4. Gazebo’s – paint inside as well as the outsides.
6.5. RiverWatch sign at the entrance – settling? Do more settling
seems to be occurring, fill in the hole and we will watch (repair needed to the irrigation and
6.6. Collision at Entrance – June 1, 2013 – Neil to follow-up with the wall structure.
6.7. Parking on streets overnight? Volunteers? Need volunteers to photograph vehicles parked on the streets
overnight. Sue has window stickers for
6.8. Signage through-out community – Looking at uniformity. Sue
to determine if we can change out the stop signs in the community, also what is our liability in future if we do
change them out?
6.9. Community Pot-Luck – Looking at possibly mid-October?
Parking Lot (PL – open items awaiting long-range
Drain from Pasco – continues to move forward. Utility survey has been
done, it is in design and permitting.
7. New Business
playing baseball at the end of River Edge Blvd. Neighbors have
reported broken windows. Can we have a NO KIDS playing in the
7.1.1. Another neighbor brought up the street they live on has children that play
in and near the road … the parents put out the SLOW CHILDREN AT PLAY cones and all is well.
7.1.2. ISSUE – damage caused by children hitting baseballs through
7.2. Vehicles parking at the end of River Edge Blvd – blocking the emergency exit. Sue to see if we can put up sign saying NO PARKING, and investigate our towing
8. Manager’s Report
8.1. Foreclosure – several homes are in the bank foreclosure process.
9. Architectural Report
9.1. Request for fence in backyard bordering a pond. Fence can
NOT obstruct the view of other members to enjoy the pond. The fence
must be on the owner’s side of the property line. Cannot be on
easement. Cannot be on common area. To be followed up.
10. Beautification Committee
Looking at a landscape design for our entrance, this is going
into the parking lot until winter 2014 since this is not the time of year for new
Watch Committee http://tspd.us/crime_watch.html
of Director Comments
Pipe inspection to occur Tuesday June
Questions From the Floor - none
14. Adjourn Meeting - Motion: Evelyn Second:
Kathleen Time: 8:14 pm