FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
The SSCA office welcomes all questions and feedback from homeowners. Below are answers to some Frequently Asked Questions. For any other questions, contact the office.
- What are the dates of the General Meetings for Spring Shadows Civic Association?
The Association provides two General Meetings per year. The Spring Meeting in April and the Fall Meeting in October. Signs are put out in strategic locations to inform the community of the meetings.
- What is the process when complaints are submitted regarding a property?
The Association reaches the property owner by mail with a reminder of the Deed Restrictions and Texas Property Codes. If the violation is not resolved within a generous time frame, other reminders will be sent. After a series of letters have been written and there is no response from the homeowner, the Association will send the violation to the Association’s Attorneys. From here is goes through the legal system. All legal fees are billed to the homeowner.
- How much are the maintenance fees?
$336.00 per year provides Constable service to protect the neighborhood, to operate the Association, to beautify, insure, inform and to involve the neighbors. It also provides mosquito control.
- When do I need to submit an application for a permit?
If the homeowner is building, erecting or placing a permanent structure on the exterior of the home, a building permit is required. If a homeowner is changing the color of his home, a building permit is required. If changing, building, moving, removing or adding to any existing structure, a permit is required. When in doubt, call the office at 713-460-1718.
- Who do I call if a street light is out?
Centerpoint Energy – HL&P – 713-207-2222 – Make sure you get the pole number.