Change of Location of Board of Supervisors' Meeting
The Pima County Board of Supervisors meeting to discuss road
repairs will take place at the Pima County Building at 130
W. Congress Street at 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday
December 12. Be there by 8:30 a.m. to get a seat. Need
a ride? Contact Jessica Schiff at Green Valley
Council (GVC) to sign up to ride a free shuttle bus leaving at 7:30
am from the Community Services/Casa parking lot on the
La Posada campus. Phone 520-848-4905 or
e-mail email@example.com. Joe McCalpin is
urging residents to attend. You can also sign the petition
posted at the Ramada.
Hospitality Holiday Event
The holiday appetizer and dessert potluck will be held at
the Ramada on Saturday, Dec. 16th. Social
hour starts at 4:30 p.m. If you have an
odd numbered address, please bring an appetizer and if you
have an even number, please bring a dessert. Wear your ugly
sweater or t-shirt and you may win a prize. The
Bienvenidos Committee will have a table reserved for new
residents, so don't be deterred from coming even if you
don't know anyone. Please remember the Food Bank has a bin
at the Ramada if you would like to bring a donation.
Ballots Heading Your Way
Ballots for the 2018 EE Board election have been mailed out.
Click here to view statements and photos of candidates Kevin
Welsh, Ken Lindeman, Dean Hess and Nancy
Please also read the new voting instructions
carefully.Ballots must be mailed and be received at the EE
Post Office Box on or before January 8, 2018 to be counted.
No ballots will be accepted at the meeting.
Please, do not send your dues in the ballot envelope.
Ballots will not be opened before January 8. Dues are due
Wednesday Night Movie
The film this week is Being There starring Peter Sellers. A simple, sheltered
gardener becomes an unlikely trusted advisor to a powerful
businessman and an insider in Washington politics. Showtime
is 7:00 p.m. This week will be the last
movie until warmer weather returns. Thanks to Jane
and Eric Ellingson for sponsoring this popular
Do We Have Your Number?
If you have any updates to
your listing in the EE Name and Address Directory,
please send an email with details to Cheri Day (firstname.lastname@example.org)
before the end of December.
Another Exciting Afternoon
Mark your calendar now for
the last regularly scheduled Board meeting of 2017 on Monday,
December 18th at 1 p.m. at the Ramada. Traditional
holiday refreshments will most likely not make an
appearance. It's OK, that elastic waist band is probably
stretched to its maximum already.
EE HOA Annual Membership Meeting
Put it on your calendar now: January 15, 2018 at 2
p.m. at the Community Performance and Art Center (CPAC), 1250 W.
Continental Road, Green Valley.
More info and an agenda included with your ballot.
Trees for Sale
The HOA will be replacing damaged trees in the common areas in
late January. Varieties will include Purple Leaf Plum, Chinese
Pastiche, Afghan Pine and Texas Mountain Laurel. These, as well
as Bonita Ash and Chinese Ash, are available in 24 gallon
containers with a planted height of about 12 feet. If you are
interested in purchasing one for your land, the cost including
planting, tax, and delivery is $360. Smaller trees in 15 gallon
containers are available for $175. Descriptions of these trees
with pictures and size are available on the Civano
Nursery web site. They are also available for viewing at
Shade Tree and Esperanza parks. Please notify Dean Hess or Jim
Copeland by January 1st if you are interested in buying a tree.
These trees will require watering for two years to
become fully established and should be set to go after that
amount of time. Naturally, trees will grow faster with continued
Be Warned! Holiday Computer Virus
The newest virus circulating during the holiday
seanson is the UPS/FedEx/USPS Delivery
will receive an e-mail from UPS, Fed Ex, or USPS
along with a package number. It will say that
they were unable to deliver a package sent to
you on such-and-such a date. It then asks you to
print out the invoice copy attached and take it
to the post office. DON'T TRY TO PRINT THIS. IT
LAUNCHES THE VIRUS!
Attention Book Discussion Group
A change of plan for the January meeting on
January 2 at 11:00 a.m. Instead of discussing
Glory Over Everything, the group will discuss
favorite books others may enjoy. At the meeting,
the group will decide whether to have an extra
meeting or shift everything down by one month.
Lighting the Way
Thanks to Tom Cooke and Craig Surprise,
you don't have to worry about tripping or encountering a
creature when you enter the pool enclosure through the rear
gate. The dynamic duo installed a motion-sensitive light which
will come on automatically when you walk by.
Protect Your Pipes
There was already a freeze warning last week, so if you haven't
already done it, now would be a good time to make sure all of your
outdoor pipes are wearing their winter coats. Remember February
New Pickleball Start Time
As a result of the cooler early-morning temperatures of
late, the new starting time for pickleball is 9 a.m.
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