News and Events
Shredder Services at Forest Lakes - Oct 9th
17 Sep 2015
papers lying around that you know need to be shredded, but
don’t know what to do with them? Have too much “stuff” for
your home shredder? You’re in luck!
On Friday, October 9th
, MSV Records
Management’s mobile shredding unit will be available to
all Forest Lakes residents in the North Pool Parking lot
from 10am – 1pm.
So bring your “shredables” and safely
dispose of them. Remember, Bulk Pickup is the next
day – looks like it’s “clean up” month for us!
2016 FLCA Budget Process
9 Aug 2015
The 2016 FCLA
Budget process is underway and the Board of Directors
welcome your input. Here is the schedule of budget process
: Board work session. The
annualized actual spending levels for this year and the
full year starting point projections for next year’s
budget will be reviewed at this Board meeting.
: Budget carryover meeting,
will be held at the Pavilion, if needed.
: Draft budget will be posted on
the website. You can also obtain a hard copy from the FLCA
: Community input session will
be held from 6 - 7PM at the Pavilion. Any homeowners who
would like to make a comment or suggestion regarding the
budget, including specific items to include or exclude, is
welcome to come at that time. We welcome your comments and
suggestions – especially related to specific items or
needs related to maintenance and other budget categories.
You are not required to come for the full session– you can
come and make your comment and then leave. If you simply
have a question or want more information about the
process, please check the Forest Lakes website or contact
the FLCA office, as we do not expect to have time for
general Q&A during this meeting. Budget board work-session
will take place after community input.
: Budget will be reviewed and
approved at the Board meeting.
: Budget will be published on
the website and hardcopy will be available at the FLCA
office. Budget highlights will be covered in the November
Note: this process addresses the FLCA only, which includes
all homeowners. If you live in an attached home or
townhouse governed by a sub-association and with separate
fees, you need to contact your sub-association regarding
its budget process.: Draft budget will be posted on the
website. You can also obtain a hard copy from the FLCA
Brookhill Development Update
9 Aug 2015
Board member Scott Elliff provided an extensive update on
the Brookhill Development. This information can also
be found on the Local
In the Newsletter...
The following information can be found in the
Events and Other Information (see the
for all events):
- Dates to Remember - Fall Bulk Pickup and
On-site Shredding Services October 9th and 10th
- The Charlottesville Symphony at Forest Lakes -
- Halloween Info
- Neighborly Manners
- Albemarle County’s Rivanna District Elections -
- Please No Dumping
- Jaunt in Forest Lakes?
- Daytime Burglary Prevention Tips
- Community Town Hall Meeting - Albemarle County
Residents - Wednesday October 7th
- Farmer's Market
- Tennis News
- Fitness Schedule
- Forest Lakes Coffee Group
- Bible Study
- Forest Lakes Moms’ Group Information
- Bridge - 1st and 3rd Mondays of every month,
9:30am, at the Pavilion
A reminder that
Lakes by-laws prohibit signs, including political and
"For Sale" signs on common property except to advertise
an open house on the day of the open house.
Signs in violation of this regulation will be removed.
Renovating or Thinking about Removing
Most exterior changes to your home, including
landscaping changes require prior approval from the
Architectural Review Board (ARB). This
but is not limited to, fences (including
invisible ones), sheds, tree removal (greater than 6
inches in diameter), and paint color changes.
Information on procedures and forms, is on the
Architectural Review page.