September 30, 2023

The clock is ticking for a Villager who should take away stone landscaping and put down sod at his patio villa.

The house of Michael James Lamoureux within the Mangrove Villas was the topic of a public listening to Friday earlier than the Group Improvement District 8 Board of Supervisors.

A grievance was acquired July 12 by Group Requirements alleging that Lamoureux put down the stone with out the approval of the Architectural Overview Committee. The grievance was verified by Group Requirements.

This house within the Mangrove Villas was the topic of a public listening to attributable to its stone landscaping.

Lamoureux, who bought the villa in 2021 for $249,000, filed an software Sept. 6 with the ARC indicating he’ll take away the rock and put down sod.

He has been given 45 days to finish the substitute of the stone with sod. If he fails to take action, he’ll face a right away $150 tremendous adopted by $50 each day fines till the work is full.

In Group Improvement District 2, a gaggle of house owners within the La Cresenta Villas has been preventing an order to take away their stone landscaping and change it with sod. They contend among the stone landscaping has been there for 20 years they usually purchased their patio villas not understanding they weren’t in compliance with the deed restriction.