Tag Archives: disaster

Is Your Association Prepared for Natural Disasters?

Natural disasters come in many shapes and sizes.  It could be a tornado, a flood, Superstorm Sandy, or a wildfire.  Regardless of the type of disaster, the devastation and loss is often overwhelming.  Nothing can fully prepare someone to handle the emotional impact of a natural disaster.  However, with some thought and planning before...

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FEMA Debris Removal Rules for Costal Associations

Summary: FEMA adopted new debris removal rules in 2006 that may impact private roads and gated communities, particularly in coastal areas.

by Kevin Davidson
Administrator
Property Owners Association of Ono Island, Inc.

Reference:  Department of Homeland Security, Region IV Memorandum for Infrastructure Staff of 7 July 2006.
 
Subject: Debris Removal from Roadways in Private or Gated Communities.
 

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AZ: Phoenix-area hailstorm, lack of roofers hammer homeowners

News items of national interest regarding Condominium and Homeowner associations, compiled by the Community Associations Network

Archibald, a seasonal resident of Continental Villas, an age-restricted condominium community northwest of Loop 101 and McDonald Drive, said some residents’ insurers have been stalling, insisting that a supplemental disaster policy taken out by the community’s HOA should pay claims first.
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