VanBibber Lake Property Owners Association
News Bulletin March and April 2005 Volume 2 - Edition 2
SEMI-ANNUAL MEMBERS MEETING
On May 28th the Semi-annual Members Meeting will be held in the Beach House. There will be the election of officers for sections 4 and 5 and the results of the Restrictive Covenants revisions will be announced. (See Voting Instructions below)
NOMINATION FOR SECTION DIRECTOR
In the last newsletter we sent out Nomination Forms for Sections 4 and 5. We received only one request from Section 4. Therefore the Board of Directors will fill the Section 5 opening at the Semi-annual Members Meeting. Voting for your section 4 nominee shall take place at the May 28Th Semiannual Members Meeting.
RESTRICTIVE COVENANTS (Time to Vote)
Let's continue the review of the restrictive covenants from where we left off in the last newsletter.
We covered the following items:
Item 1- Easements
Item 2 - Set Backs
Item 3 - Single family dwelling
Item 4 - Leasing and Renting
Item 5 - Water and Sewage
Item 6 - Rules and Regulations
As per the last newsletter bolded italicized portion of the sentence is what is changing or being added.
Item 7 - Mobile, Modular, Trailer or Camper Homes: All mobile, modular, trailer or camper homes brought onto any property must be five (5) years or newer. No Mobile, modular, trailer or camper, that is older than five (5) years, can be moved from one property to another within the VanBibber Lake community. Any exceptions to these requirements must be in the form of a written variance from the VanBibber Lake Property Owners Association, Inc. Board of Directors.
Item 8 - Stick Built Homes -Stick built homes are permissible on any property within the VanBibber Lake Community with written permission from the VanBibber Lake Property Owners Association, Inc. Board of Directors. They must comply with Item 9 (c) — Square Footage Requirements, (below) and all building code requirements. They must have a basement or masonry foundation. A building permit from the Putnam County Planning Commission is required.
Item 9 - Home Requirements: All mobile, modular, trailer, camper or sticks built homes are subject to the following requirements.
A. All mobile, modular or trailer homes must comply with the Indiana manufactured Housing Code and shall carry a seal if built after October 1, 1999. They must be placed on a masonry foundation and shall comply with State of Indiana tie-down standards.
B. All camper homes must be skirted and comply with the State of Indiana tie-down standards. Campers may not be moved in and out of the community. All campers must be used for dwelling purposes and be connected to public water, wastewater and electric utilities.
C. Square Footage Requirements exclusive of cabanas, porches, carports or attached garage:
a. Section 1 & 3 - Mobile, modular and trailer homes shall have living area of 980 square feet as a minimum. All homes must be at least 14 feet wide and no longer than 70 feet long.
b. Section 2 - Modular homes shall have living area of 1200 square feet as a minimum. All homes must be at least 24 feet wide and no less than 50 feet long.
c. Section 4, 5 & 6 - Mobile, modular and trailer homes shall have living area of 490 square feet as a minimum. All homes must be at least 14 feet wide and no less than 35 feet long.
d. Section 4, 5 & 6 - Camper homes square footage requirements are subject to approval by the VanBibber Lake Property Owners Association, inc. Board of Directors.
All Sections - All new mobile, modular, trailer, camper or stick built homes are subject to approval by the VanBibber Lake Property Owners Association, Inc. Board of Directors and must fit within the aesthetics of the surrounding properties.