Covington Place Newsletter
May 1, 2016 - For Residents of Covington Place
CALLING ALL GRADUATES!
We would like to recognize all graduates in an upcoming CP Newsletter - this includes high school and college graduates!
So, please send the following information ASAP to email@example.com to be included:
- Graduate's Name
- School graduating from (and degree if college)
- Parent's Names
- School attending in the Fall (if graduating from High School)
- A clear JPEG photo of the graduate (must be in JPEG format)
UPDATED 2016 POOL SEASON INFORMATION
The Board was notified by Collins Pool that the pool will not be ready to use until May 13th so the first Weekend Only Opening has been cancelled. Here is the updated schedule:
Weekend ONLY Openings:
Friday - 5:00-10:00pm
Sat/Sun - 8:00am-10:00pm
Opening Date for the Summer:
Summer hours are 8:00am-10:00pm daily
Pool Opening Party:
Taco Bar furnished by the HOA
Residents asked to bring appetizers and dessserts
Live Entertainment by "A Sharp Affair" Band
SUMMER SWIM LESSONS SIGN-UP INFORMATION
For those parents who are interested in having your child(ren) take swim lessons at the CP Pool this summer, here is the information from our instructor, Joey Ellwanger. If you are interested, you must correspond directly with Joey for any questions, etc. you may have.
Starting after Memorial Day weekend, and the first date will be as soon as we can get a class of at least 3 students.
Lessons: (ages 3-12)
Group Rate is $50: Monday, Wednesday, Friday for two week sessions. (6 45-minute lessons)
Private Rate is $100 for 3 hours of total lessons. (Can split into 30-minute, 45-minute, or 1-hour lessons)
The times will be somewhat flexible, but most likely in the morning or early afternoon. After enough people sign up, we can work out the specifics. Also, this is the email I'll use this summer. My information is below
Joey is well known in the local community as a stand out swimmer at Eastside High, a long-time life guard at the YMCA, and as a collegiate swimmer at Berry College.
GOERNER NAMED PRINCIPAL IN ROCKDALE
The Rockdale County Board of Education has announced the promotion of Randy Goerner to Principal at General Ray Davis Middle School in Conyers.
Randy is a resident of Covington Place and previously served as the Assistant Principal at Davis Middle School.
He earned his Bachelor or Science in Education from Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa; a Master's in Middle School Education from Georgia State University; an Education Leadership Endorsement from GSU; and an Education Specialist degree from Lincoln Memorial University. He is a Doctoral Candidate in Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment at Walden University.
Congratulations to Andrea Lane - Piedmont Newton!
FAIRY HOUSES ARE BACK AT CHIMNEY PARK!
MOTHER'S DAY BRUNCH IDEA - HINT HINT!
Free Lunch-time Concerts on the Square
Newton County Fair coming this month!
Summer Camps Offered at CEC
Happy Mother's Day on May 8th!
ACTIVE PEST CONTROL - www.activepestcontrol.com
OFFICIAL HOA ADVERTISING DISCLAIMER
2016-2017 BOARD MEMBERS CONTACT INFO:
Feel free to contact any Board Member with any questions you may have regarding our neighborhood. They are here to serve you and our community. Their email addresses are just below their photos.
Term expires in 2018
IMPORTANT CP HOA PHONE NUMBERS:
- Subdivision Services - 678-284-0244 - contact them for these items: obtain/replace a pool/tennis key card, report/respond to covenant violations, report issues at the pool/tennis courts/playground, anything related to safety/security, etc.
- Grace Management - 770-389-6528 - contact them for these items: your HOAButler account, anything to do with your HOA account, etc.
Architecture Review Applications (ARA) - go to HOAButler or contact Sentry at AtlantasouthARC@sentrymgt.com
Mailbox Repair/Replacement - The HOA Board is working with Sentry to obtain a new approved mailbox installation/repair/replacement company for Covington Place. In the meantime, please contact Ed Winnicki on the HOA Board.
Clubhouse Rental - Kaye Plitt, the clubhouse is available to all residents to rent for private parties; no corporate events or non-resident parties allowed; $75 fee during Pool Season, $50 fee during remainder of year; Rules & Regulations available from Kaye; some restrictions on dates/times of availability; 404-606-8062, firstname.lastname@example.org
Green Vehicle Stickers - Send email to email@example.com and provide street address and number of vehicles; place them on the rear window of each vehicle; they are available for golf carts too and should be placed on the windshield
Social Committee - Brooke Woodall, firstname.lastname@example.org
Collins Pool Services - 770-389-9999 - to report any problems with the pool during Pool Season (ex. chemicals, cleanliness, fecal matter, etc.)
Tennis Courts are accessed via the same Pool Card that opens the pool gate. The tennis courts are available for residents and their guests only. Guests must be accompanied by a resident at all times. Leagues or Teams are not allowed. Rules of etiquette were included in the HANDBOOK so please refer to them if you have any questions.
Street Light Outage - City of Covington, 770-385-2000, use Option '0' and speak to a Customer Service Agent to report the outage and have a repair ticket created.
FREE ADS FOR RESIDENTS WHO OWN A BUSINESS
Our HOA offers residents who own a business the opportunity to reach over 340+ resident email addresses via our Newsletter and our Facebook Page.
Here's how it works:
For Residents who own a business:
- No charge to run an Ad
- A print-ready Ad in JPEG format is required
- We'll run it several times if requested
For Non-Residents to place an Ad:
- $25 to run 4 times
- A print-ready Ad in JPEG format is required
- Payable in cash or check payable to CPHOA. Payment sent c/o Susie Keck, 8110 Crestview Drive, Covington 30014
All Ad JPEGS must be emailed prior to any Saturday to email@example.com in order to be placed in the next issue of the Newsletter. Please make sure that your Ad is clear and legible before sending your JPEG.
Paid for Ads will be posted to our FB Page by someone on our Communications Team only. If an Ad appears on our FB Page that doesn't belong to a resident and hasn't been pre-paid for, it will be deleted.
GREEN VEHICLE STICKERS
If you do not have a Green Vehicle Sticker on each of your vehicles, please REPLY to this email providing your Name, Street Address, and the Number of Vehicles you have and they will be delivered to your mailbox. Or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you would like a sticker for your golf cart too, please make that request as this is a great idea since many residents drive their golf carts to the pool.
OVERNIGHT VISITORS & CAMPERS/RVs PARKED IN THE STREET or AT POOL PARKING LOT - VISITOR PARKING PASS REQUIRED - NO EXCEPTIONS
Leaving unmarked cars parked in the Pool Parking Lot during the day or overnight is not allowed. If vehicles do not have a Green Vehicle Sticker on them then they MUST have a Visitor Parking Pass on them to keep from being towed.
If you need a Visitor Parking Pass Template, please email email@example.com and one will be emailed back to you.
HAS ANYONE NEW MOVED IN NEXT DOOR TO YOU?
Also, please ask them to send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to the Newsletter and receive green vehicle stickers.