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January 6, 2011


Issue 239

AROUND BRAMBLETON Armstrong Direct Debit – Due to a recent bank change, direct debits are taking a little longer than usual to process. The bank is working on having all debits processed today, so the withdraw for assessments will be on Monday or Tuesday at the latest. If you have any questions, please contact or call 703-542-6263. Additional Christmas Tree Recycling Date – The last date to have your Christmas trees picked up for recycling is Wednesday, January 11th. Please place trees curbside with stands, lighting and all trimmings removed. Trees in excess of 8 feet in length need to be cut in half in order to be removed by AAA crews. No artificial trees will be picked up. If you miss the next recycling date, you can also drop your tree off at a nearby recycling location, free of charge. Visit the county website for specifics: Creative Dance Center Spots Still Available – Winter Sessions are taking place on Wednesday evenings at the Community Center. The first class started on January 4th, but there are still spots left. Sign up now for a pro-rated fee - ($126 + registration fee, unless a previous student). Hip Hop, Ballet/Jazz and Adult Dance Cardio classes will be available. Click here for the registration form. Kids Yoga – A new 6 week kids Yoga session starts Thursday, January 12th and will run through March 15th from 5:30 - 6:15 p.m.; Ages 3-5; $60/session. For more information, visit or email Playing By the Rules – Brambleton’s Policy Resolution #8, Use of Lots, Living Units and Common Areas includes some restrictions for the use of Common Areas within Brambleton. We want to remind residents that “Storage of anything is prohibited on the Common Areas” and that “Owners shall not place litter or debris on any Common Areas”. Placement of construction materials, debris or other items, on the Common Area is not permitted. Please ensure that all personal items and any construction or landscaping activities are stored on your Lot. In addition, “No motorized vehicles shall be operated on any of the Common Area open spaces except for those vehicles used by the Association for maintenance purposes.” Residents are responsible for damage to Association Common Areas caused by the actions of members of their household and their service contractors. Report concerns for improper use of the Common Areas to the Association at 703-542-6263 or

FiOS News @Brambleton Check in On Your Home, When You're on the Go! – How many times have you tripped over a plant, or a baseball bat or even the family cat when you`ve come home to a dark house at night? Sure, flashlight apps have helped turn your mobile device into a smartphone, but how about turning your house into a smart home? With Verizon Home Monitoring and Control, you can remotely access, control and monitor doors, thermostats and appliances, as well as view

home-energy use in near-real time - all via a smart phone, PC, FiOS TV or a connected tablet. Residents can experience the HMC in the Welcome Center. Learn more >>>

TALK OF THE TOWN CENTER Welcome in the New Year at The UPS Store! – We can do it all for you to make your life easy. We can print, bind, and laminate all your projects and papers. We can pack and ship all your needs and make returns easier than ever. And remember postage rates increase January 22nd, so come on in and buy your Forever stamps today! Eclips Salon Welcomes a New Hair Stylist – We welcome Krista! Call or stop in to make an appointment. We are located across from Harris Teeter. 703-327-9408 Blue Ridge Grill – Did you get a BRG Gift Card for the Holidays? Make the most of it and take advantage of our discounted Ribs, Chicken and Shrimp on BBQ Night every Sunday. Or try our Crab Cakes that are discounted on Monday Nights and Tuesday Nights. Add a ½ price bottle of Wine on Tuesday Nights with the purchase of 2 entrees. Call ahead to minimize your wait. 703-327-1047

MARK YOUR CALENDARS Monday, January 9th:

Covenants Committee Meeting 7:00 p.m. – BCA Management Office

Tuesday, January 10th:

Grounds & Facilities Meeting 7:00 p.m. – BCA Management Office

Wednesday, January 11th:

Adult Pick-Up Basketball 6:30 p.m. – Legacy Elementary; Residents Only

Thursday, January 12th:

Residences at Brambleton Board Meeting 7:00 p.m. – BCA Management Office

FEEDBACK WELCOME! Please forward any comments or suggestions pertaining to the FLASH or HOA. For all the latest information, please check our community Intranet. ____________________________________________________________________________ Brambleton Community Association 42395 Ryan Road, Suite 210 Brambleton, VA 20148 703-542-6263 (o) 703-542-6266 (f)

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