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City of Sugar Land update May 24, 2021

FBCAD Disaster Exemption
As a result of the February 2021 Winter Storm, Fort Bend County residents may be eligible for a temporary disaster exemption for physical damage to their property. Residents with properties that sustained at least 15% physical damage as a result of the recent disaster may apply for this temporary exemption by May 28.

📍For more information on whether you qualify for the exemption: https://bit.ly/3oND3kO

📍To apply, visit https://bit.ly/349OoSr

If you have questions, contact the Fort Bend Central Appraisal District at 281-344-8623 or visit www.fbcad.org.


FBISD Summer Camp 2021
The FBISD Extended Learning Department will be hosting Summer Camp from June 7 – July 23.  Summer Camp will consist of seven one-week sessions at select campuses for students in Pre-K through middle school across the District. Summer enrichment activities are interactive, project-focused, and challenge students to use critical thinking skills while having a blast!  

To learn more and register today, visit www.fortbendisd.com/extendedlearning and select the Summer Program Tab.


City of Sugar Land Update January 20, 2021
Fort Bend County Vaccine Resources
If you have questions regarding vaccine distribution and availability, here are some helpful resources:

📍 Call the Fort Bend County Vaccination Hotline at 832-471-1373. Residents can call and ask questions regarding vaccine eligibility and availability.

📍The vaccine availability map shows vaccine provider locations, doses on hand, and contact information for facilities based on your address. Access map, here ➡️ http://bit.ly/38ZJH14

📍Access vaccine hub provider phone numbers and websites, here ➡️ https://bit.ly/39Nica8


COVID ONLINE RESOURCES
Summerfield Estates HOA encourages all homeowners to be up to date with the latest information regarding the COVID 19 epidemic. The public is encouraged to follow these COVID 19 websites and social platforms for ongoing updates. For accurate and reliable information, please be sure to visit any of these online resources:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention  https://www.cdc.gov/
Texas Health and Human Services  https://dshs.texas.gov/
Fort Bend County Health & Human Services  https://www.fbchealth.org/
City of Sugar Land  http://www.sugarlandtx.gov/

BOARD MEETING INFORMATION
Suspension of Board Meetings: Until restrictions are amended to allow group gatherings, in-person board meetings have been suspended. Any necessary board meetings will be held by via Zoom. Notice of any Zoom board meetings will be posted to the website, sent as an email blast and posted on the TownSq app. The meeting notice will include information necessary for owners to participate in the Zoom meetings. The next board meeting via Zoom is scheduled for December 17th at 8:00pm.


HOLIDAY DECORATING CONTEST
We invite all our residents to brighten the holiday season by lighting up our neighborhood. Get into some friendly competition with your neighbors and try to outshine them! All of us get to benefit from these beautiful displays and we look forward to your efforts each year. We have seen many beautiful displays over the years and we hope this season will outshine them all. There will be a judging to select the best decorations on the night of Saturday, December 19th! So make sure all your decorations are in place and all your lights turned on by this date! Good Luck to all!!! Light it Up!!!

Clubhouse Parking Lot Use
Any and all residents who run a business are invited to set up a table to sell their product or advertise their business, pass out business cards, etc. The board would have no input financially or time wise, just give permission for the use of the area. Dates would be Dec 12 & 13 from 10-2.


Don't Forget To Sing-Up For TownSq!

MASC Austin Properties, Inc. is excited to announce the launch of TownSq — a new all-in-one mobile app designed to help you connect, collaborate and stay up-to-date with your    association – any time on any device. Manage your account and access the resources you need when you need them.

Download the app and register to:
• Easily communicate with your management team
• Manage your account and pay online
• Get up-to-date news and alerts
• Request and review status of service inquiries
• Engage with others residents in your neighborhood
• Access important association documents
• And more!

To register your account, please log onto www.townsq.io, use your Account ID located above your name on the mailing label (see example), and the association zip code (77478). Set your password and account preferences and you will then be ready to start experiencing community your way with TownSq. Please contact us if you have any questions regarding this new process as we are excited to offer these new services to your community.

In compliance with the “Stay at Home” order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus), we would like to inform you of the decisions made within your community.
   
Suspension of Board Meetings
o   Any necessary Board decisions will be made by email vote with actions ratified at the next meeting in accordance with the Texas Property Code

Suspension of Community Events
o   The Annual Garage Sale has been rescheduled to May 2nd (rain date May 9th)
o   Upcoming “End of School Party” has been rescheduled to June 4th

Closure of all Common Area Amenities
o   No clubhouse usage will be allowed

o   Pool Registration and pool opening will be determined at a later date
o   Social distancing should be adhered to when using the community park.  The playground equipment should not be used at this time.

Closure of Management Office Visitation
o   We have several staff members working remotely and will be able to address many issues during this time.
o   All calls will be answered by our 24 hour answering service and routed to the appropriate staff member for assistance.

We will continue to monitor this situation and keep you informed of any changes.  Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns.

MASC Austin Properties, Inc.

We have provided below several links to receive updated information on Covid-19.


City of Sugar Land                                                     Fort Bend County Health & Human Services 
www.sugarlandtx.gov/coronavirus                             https://www.fbchealth.org/ncov/

State Health Department                                            Centers for Disease Control
https://dshs.texas.gov/coronavirus/                             https://www.cdc.gov/


Fort Bend County MUD 
What a new way to manage your water bill? Download the new app to pay your bill and enjoy the convenience of having information at your fingertips. Click on the link below for instructions:


MUD 25 Mobile App
   
Fort Bend M.U.D. #25 - Fort Bend M.U.D. #25 Board Meetings are held the second Friday of each month. The meetings begin at 5:30 p.m. in the Conference Room adjacent to the M.U.D. Office on Old Richmond Road.


Crime Statistics

The Texas Department of Public Safety has a searchable Crime Records Service. To use, simply type in your address and you get results. Click here to access the records


​Crime Map

Crime Map, an interactive crime map website, is now available for citizens of Fort Bend County. Through a grant that benefited several law enforcement agencies in the county, the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office now has a website geared solely to help residents in the unincorporated areas of the county to track crime in their neighborhoods.

Log on to Community Crime Map 


​Fort Bend County Express Commuter Services

Fort Bend County is pleased to offer the Fort Bend Express commuter services that provide week day service to the Texas Medical Center, Greenway Plaza, and the Galleria. These services consist of rides from Fort Bend County, Monday through Friday, between 4:40 AM to 8:30 AM and returns between 3:15 PM and 6:40 PM at 15 to 25 minute intervals. There is no weekend service currently.


For further information on the Fort Bend Express / Texas Medical Center commuter service or to have a form mailed or faxed, please call 281-633 7344 (RIDE) or 1-866-751-8747 (TRIP).

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Annual Meeting – September 23, 2021 – Solicitation
Please be advised the Summerfield Estates Homeowners Association, Inc. annual meeting will be held Thursday, September 23, 2021 beginning at 7:00 PM.  The meeting will be held at the  Summerfield Estates clubhouse (next to the pool) located at 3219 Pheasant Creek Trail, Sugar Land, TX 77498. There will be one (1) position open with two years remaining of a three-year term and two (2) three-year position open for election. Mrs. Aniece James (Incumbent), Mr. Bob Chesterman  (Incumbent) and Mr. Tony Lawrence (Incumbent) are running for re-election.

If you are interested in running for a position on the Board, please submit your request in writing by August 16, 2021, providing your name, address, phone number and email address to Leticia Gomez @ lgomez@mascapi.com , Fax (713) 776-1777, or mail to or mail to Summerfield Estates Homeowners Association, Inc. c/o MASC Austin Properties, Inc., 945 Eldridge Road, Sugar Land, TX 77478


Little Free Library

​The Little Free Library is up and ready for business. It’s now located on the clubhouse to keep it safe from the elements. We are a little short of picture books so if you have any to donate just drop them in. It has been separated the top row for adults and the bottom row for kids. Enjoy!  


Fall Garage Sale

Start planning now for our Fall Cleanup! Summerfield’s next garage sale is scheduled for Saturday, October 2nd, with a rain date of Saturday, October 9th. It is time to start exploring those closets, attics, garages, storage sheds, etc., and sorting through all those outgrown clothes and toys, unwanted tools, books, gadgets, etc. This is a great opportunity to do some cleaning and make some spare change. Our residents seem to have really enjoyed our annual sales in the past and there is normally a great deal of participation. Have your items ready to put out on your driveway at 8:00 a.m., Saturday, October 2nd. Happy selling!

Summerfield Estates HOA Annual Cookies and Crafts Saturday, December 11, 2021 from 10am-12pm at the community  clubhouse. FREE to all residents. We hope to see everyone there & spread some holiday cheer!

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