News & Announcements



Trash Can Rule 1/2

Approved November 16th, 2022

Pursuant to the Association’s Declaration of Covenants, Conditions and Restrictions for the  Orchards and the rule-making authority as set forth in Article 3 Section 3.7 of the Declaration;

Article 3 Section 3.7 Trash Containers and Collection. “No garbage or trash shall be placed or kept on any Lot, except in covered containers of a type, size and style which are approved by the Architectural Review Committee. In no event shall such containers be maintained so as to be Visible From Neighboring Property except to make the same available for collection and then only for the shortest time reasonably necessary to affect such collection. All rubbish, trash, or garbage shall be removed from Lots and other property and shall not be allowed to accumulate thereon. The Board shall have the right to adopt rules and regulations regarding garbage, trash, trash containers and collection.”

Trash Can Rule 2/2

Article 3 Section 3.7 of the Association’s Declaration of Covenants, Conditions and Restrictions is herby supplemented with the following language:

No garbage or trash may be placed on any Lot except in covered containers meeting City specifications. The covered containers must be stored out of sight except during the following collection period: covered containers may be placed at the curb no earlier than 12:00 p.m. on the day preceding collection, and they shall be removed and stored out of sight no later than 12:00 p.m. the day after collection.

The foregoing Rule is hereby adopted by the Board of Directors of the Surprise Orchards Community Association by an affirmative vote of the majority of the Board present at a duly held meeting at which a quorum was present and pursuant to the powers and duties of the Board of Directors as set forth in the Declaration, this 16th day of November, 2022.