A Planned Lakeside Community
Board of Directors
Each board member serves a two-year term with elections being held during an annual meeting on the first Saturday of May each year.
Mike Simon – President
Joe Politi – Vice President
ELHOA / PO Box 304, Avinger, Texas 75630 for all association correspondence except annual dues payments.
Tonita Watt – Treasurer
Architectural Chairperson – Joe Politi
Composed of 3 or more board members and charged with reviewing and approving of proposed construction or changes.
See guidelines and project request forms.
Dam, Lake & Grounds Chairperson - Steve Howard
Lake Responsibilities -
Identify invasive aquatic plants. Procure, package, distribute and occasionally apply herbicides to control them. Eradicate grass in spillway and trees on the downstream side of the dam per guidelines of the Texas Commission On Environmental Quality. Maintain and change boat ramp locks and chains.
Grounds Responsibilities -
Mow and weed common areas including the airstrip. Maintain trees and shrubs on Association properties. Interface with waste management contractors and Precinct 1 County Commissioner on road and culvert issues.
A telephone tree is maintained for emergency communication.
FireWise - Chairperson – Mike Simon
Avinger Volunteer Fire Department - Chairperson Jan Kenyan
A satellite fire station located on the air strip is staffed by volunteer firefighters for the added protection of the lake community. Several of these volunteers are certified in CPR and the use of AED’s (defibrillator) and perform the duties of first responders.
Common areas such as the boat launch requires entrance via a combination lock. Residents that require the combination can obtain it from any Board Member.
Debbie Dennis, 1303 E. First St., PO Box 1444, Hughes Springs, TX 75656; firstname.lastname@example.org; 903-639-7016 for annual dues payments only.