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Save the dates.....

posted Jul 15, 2019, 4:47 PM by Sherwood Estates

08/12/2019 - Curbside Chipper 
09/21/2019 - Dumpster Day 

Both of of these events are paid for with your annual Homes Association dues.    

Details for each -- 
Curbside Chipping - haul your limbs and branches to your curb no earlier than Saturday, August 10th.   Our contracted team will start at 7am Monday, August 12th.  It will take them 2-3 days to get through the entire neighborhood.    No leaf bags, no construction wood, no rocks or concrete that will damage the chipper.   The maximum diameter of the branch is 4 inches.  No restriction on the length.  

Dumpster Day -- 48th Terr & Sherwood Drive and 47th Terr & College Ave  - Saturday 8am until noon or whenever they're full.  Proof of residency required and must be current on annual dues.   No yard waste, TV's, tires, hazardous waste, appliances, or paint allowed.   We need volunteers for this event so please contact the office if you can assist.  

4th of July

posted Jun 30, 2019, 1:08 PM by Sherwood Estates

The city is providing "Trash Amnesty" on your trash day AFTER the 4th of July holiday.   This means that you can set up to 15 bags of trash out without using additional tags.   The normal rules apply:  no lawn materials, tires, hazardous waste, bulky items.    
  • East of Chouteau Trafficway:   4th of July Holiday will delay the Friday pickup this week.   So your amnesty date is Saturday, July 6th. 
  • West of Chouteau Trafficway:   Your amnesty day is your normal Tuesday pick-up, July 9th. 
This is your annual reminder that it is illegal to use, possess, or sell fireworks in Kansas City, Mo.  Here is what the ordinance says:

Sec. 26-5608.16. Prohibition of Fireworks.

Sec. 26-5608.16.1. Sale, use and possessing; Definition.

(a) Except as hereinafter provided, it shall be unlawful for any person to possess, keep, store, offer for sale, expose for sale, sell at retail, use or explode any fireworks in the city.

(b) For the purposes of this section, the term fireworks shall mean and include any combustible or explosive composition, or any substances or combination of substances, or article prepared for the purposes of producing a visible or an audible effect by combustion or explosion, in which explosives are used, firecrackers, torpedoes, skyrockets, roman candles, sparklers or other fireworks of like construction, and any fireworks containing explosive or flammable compound, or any tablets or other devices regulated by the US Department of Transportation as a regulated firework.

Celebratory gunfire absolutely is prohibited and you should call 911 if you hear gunshots.  

There will be some large public fireworks displays that we can hear in Sherwood Estates so if you have pets, please watch them closely.   Some will be frightened by the noise and may jump your fence or attempt to escape.

Everyone, including your pets, have a safe 4th of July holiday.

Street Parking

posted Jun 20, 2019, 4:47 PM by Sherwood Estates

Sherwood Estates homes were built with single or double parking garages and therefore we tend to have a lot of street parking.   For the safety of your vehicles, and children playing, we are providing you a summary of the Kansas City Ordinance(s) that govern parking.     

KCMO Ordinance 931216 and 971346 (summary)
Vehicles parked on the street must be:
· 4' from any driveway
· 20' from crosswalk
· 30' from yield, stop sign, or signal
· Tires parallel to curb, within 12" of curb.
· Not on the grass or easement.
· Pointing in the direction of traffic flow.
· Allow 10' of roadway free for movement of traffic.
· License plates not expired for more than 30 days.
· Running condition (tires aren't flat, etc.)
· Not being serviced (ongoing repairs)

Vehicles parked in driveways must be:

· 24" from nearest edge of sidewalk, if present, otherwise 24" from nearest edge of curb.

Trucks, trailers, campers, motor homes, etc.

· Street parking limited to 2 hours. Only exception is trucks under 20 feet and less than 12,000 gross vehicle weight.
· If parked in the driveway, must be 11' from nearest edge of sidewalk or curb.
· Boats, jet ski, all-terrain vehicles must be on a trailer and no more than three units on a single trailer.

If you feel like there is a violation in your area, contact 311.

Funding Available for Home Repairs

posted May 19, 2019, 4:56 PM by Sherwood Estates

Earlier this year Northland Neighborhoods, Inc. (NNI) held a meeting to share various Grants and Tax Increment Financing (TIF) available to Northland homeowners.  Then last month your Homes Association Board of Directors invited NNI to speak at our board meeting and we had about 20 residents in attendance.   

If you did not participate in either of these opportunities, we still want you know about "free money" that's available for Home Maintenance/Repairs (interior and/or exterior). The attached file reflects a few grants that are available and you are free to apply to as many that you are eligible for.  One program is specific to our neighborhood (Antioch TIF).  Up to $10,000 per home is available, if you quality.  In summary, it can be a grant (does not need to be repaid - with conditions) for lower income households or if you make too much the grant can be matching funds for your home repairs.  

The funding is not for improvements (additions, enhancements, new features, etc.) it's for repair, or maintenance, of existing items (windows, siding, furnace, plumbing, foundation repair, etc). 

If you have any questions, please contact Mary at NNI (454-2000).   Mary is also the person that you would submit your application and documentation. 

Please remember to submit any Exterior Alterations to your Homes Association for final approval prior to construction.  The Exterior Alteration Form (EAF) is available on our website (under Forms) or in the office Monday - Wednesday 10am to 2pm.    

Sherwood Estates Homes Association
4120 NE Vivion Rd, Kansas City, MO 64119
Website:  http://www.sherwoodestates.org
Email:  sherwoodestates@gmail.com
Twitter:  SEHAKCMO
Phone:  (816) 214-6848 

City Pickup of Storm Damage - Limbs & Branches

posted Jan 21, 2019, 4:31 AM by Sherwood Estates

Recent storms brought many limbs and branches down due to the heavy snow.  The City of Kansas City will help residents deal with tree limbs broken off during January winter storms by initiating a special curbside pickup to collect these fallen branches.  Residents need to contact the 311 Center to submit their address for this special collection. The deadline for contacting 311 is 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, to be placed on the collection list and the guidelines are in the following link.  

Election Results

posted Dec 7, 2018, 12:34 PM by Sherwood Estates

Residents attending the Annual Meeting on December 6, 2018 elected two new Board Directors:  Patrick Dixon and Sarah Brozovich.   Two existing Board Directors were re-elected for another two year term:  Cassandra Jones and Norma Smith.   Here's the list of the current board: 
2019 Board of Officers and Directors
  • President: Norma Smith - term ending 12/31/2020
  • Vice President: Marty Schuettpelz - term ending 12/31/2019
  • 2nd Vice President:  Edwin Perez - term ending 12/31/2019
  • Treasurer: Paula Floyd - term ending  12/31/2019
  • Secretary: Cassandra Jones - term ending 12/31/2020
  • Patrick Dixson - term ending 12/31/2020
  • Sarah Brozovich  - term ending 12/31/2020 

List of homes participating in Fall 2018 Garage Sales:

posted Sep 27, 2018, 6:55 AM by Sherwood Estates

Address Dates Highlighted Items 
3000 NE 49th Ter 9/28 & 9/29 8-4 Piano, toys, boom box, misc items
4848 NE Chouteau Dr 9/28 & 9/29 2x-4x mens clothes, BeBe & Cache Sm & Med womens clothes, patio furniture, computer desk & chair, Christmas items, womens small leather jackets
3818 NE 51st St 9/28 & 9/29 8-4 Womens clothes, lots of misc items
3621 NE 49th Street 9/28 & 9/29 Some furniture items and lots of household items, too numerous to list
3515 NE 48th Ter 9/28 & 9/29 Home downsizing sale,  Lawnmower,  Grandfather clock,  Collectibles;  IT - Computer - Networking paraphernalia; Christmas décor, Limited clothing,  Lots of other miscellaneous
3214 NE 48th Terrace    
4831 NE Gladstone Ave 9/29 only (Sat) Living Room furniture; Glass kitchen table,  personal care items, women’s and juniors clothes, shoes, dog and cat food
3501 NE 49th Ter  Sat. only, 8 - 5 Exercise equipment, furniture, baby gear, clothing from 3 months to kids 7-8, and "anything else I can get out".   Kids will be selling homemade cookies for their school fundraiser.
3520 NE 47th Ter  9/28 & 9/29  8-4 Childrens clothes, girls & boys, furniture, golf clubs, cabbage patch dolls, etc.

Fall 2018 Events

posted Jul 20, 2018, 7:19 AM by Sherwood Estates

Neighborhood Garage Sale:   
  • Friday, September 28th and Saturday, September 29th 8am to 4pm 
Curbside Chipping Service: 
  • Monday, October 15th. Starting at 7am until done. 
Here's more detail if you're interested in either event: 

Garage Sale:   
  • Email the office if you plan on participating and we'll include your sale in our advertisements.  Include, your address, dates and time of your sale if different than published, summary of items to highlight.   We need this information by Friday, 9/21. 
  • Garage Sale signs are available in this office in a first come basis.  If you still have signs from a prior sale - please reuse them but ONLY for the neighborhood sale dates -- not for any individual sales that you may be conducting. 
Chipper Day: 
  • Limbs and bushes can be put curbside the weekend prior but no earlier than Saturday, October 13th. 
  • Nothing larger than 4" in diameter. 
  • No bags, twine, construction material. 
  • Needs to be visible since we aren't making return trips.  
  • Last year it took 3 1/2 days to cover the entire neighborhood so be patient it it's done gone on Monday, October 15th. 
Both of these are services are provided by your Homes Association and are paid for by your annual dues. 

2018 Dumpster Day

posted May 24, 2018, 4:54 PM by Sherwood Estates   [ updated May 24, 2018, 4:54 PM ]

Saturday, June 16th 8am to Noon (or until the dumpster is full, whichever occurs first) 
Sherwood Drive & 48th Terr 
College Ave & 47th Terr 
No yard waste, TV's, tires, hazardous waste, paint or appliances are allowed in the dumpsters.    
Homeowners must be current on their dues in order to dump items. 
Please contact the office if you are willing to volunteer at either dumpster for any period of time.  

Garage Sale List

posted Apr 26, 2018, 9:47 PM by Sherwood Estates   [ updated Sep 16, 2018, 7:43 AM ]

Details removed. 
 

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