August 4 Board Work Session & Town Hall Meeting Info

 Board Work Session Agenda & Town Hall Meeting

August 4, 2020

Town Hall re: Basketball Courts: 7:00-7:30 PM (scroll down for policy draft)
Work Session: 7:30-9:30 PM

via Zoom Teleconference

In accordance with the Virginia Governor's order and COVID-19 restrictions on the size of assembled groups, this meeting will be held via Zoom teleconference.

PLEASE NOTE: The Board of Trustees has asked that participants now register to participate in teleconference meetings. Burke Centre Conservancy members will receive a Zoom meeting link and password upon receipt of their registration.

August 4, 2020 Board Work Session Agenda (subject to change)



I.          Status of Pools & Possible Season Extension, BOT/Staff                   (info/action)   

II.         Basketball Court Plan, BOT/Staff                                                        (info/action)

III.        Community Center Reopening Plan, BOT/Staff                                 (info/action)   

IV.        Status of FY 2021 Budget & Financial Issues, BOT/Staff                    (info/action)

V.         Nation’s Capital Swim Club Request, BOT/Staff                                 (info/action)

VI.        Status of Food Truck Program, BOT/Staff                                          (information)

VII.       2020 ARB Standards Finalization, BOT/Staff                                      (info/action)   

VIII.      New Business/Future WS Items/Pending Items, BOT/Staff               (info/action)

IX.        August Meeting Agenda, BOT/Staff                                                   (info/action)   

X.         Adjournment                                                                                       (action)            


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When: Aug 4, 2020 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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WHEREAS, Article VI, Section 1, of the Declaration of Covenants and Restrictions for Burke Centre Conservancy (hereinafter referred to as the Association) authorizes the Board of Trustees to adopt policies for the management and control, for the benefit of the Members, of the Common Areas and Amenities; and

it is the intent of the Board of Trustees of Burke Centre to provide guidelines and establish rules and regulations for the management of these amenities; and

the Board of Trustees has deemed it appropriate to establish rulesand regulations within the Association for the use of basketball courts and 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE ITRESOLVED, that the following rules are adopted for the use of basketball courts within the Burke Centre Conservancy:
Basketball courts are for the exclusive use of Burke Centre Conservancy Members and their invited guests. A Conservancy Member must be present in order for their guests to use the courts.

Basketball courts are considered open, and may be used between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. No person shall use the courts unless they are open. 

Alcoholand other intoxicants are prohibited on or around the courts. 

Smokingis prohibited on or around the courts.

Foodis prohibited on the courts.

Amplified music from radios or other devices is prohibited on or around the courts. 

Glassor other breakable containers are prohibited on or around the courts.

Use of profane, obscene, oroffensive language is prohibited on or around the courts.

Roughplay, abusive conduct and fighting is prohibited on or around the courts.
Pets (except service animals) are prohibited on the courts.
All refuse must be placed in containers provided for this purpose. If no containers are provided, refuse must be removed from the site.
Climbingon the backboards or hanging from the rims is prohibited.
Courts may be used on a first come, first served basis unless a reservation schedule is maintained on a board at the court. If a reservation board is present, the following shall apply:

·        Reservationsfor play shall not be made earlier than the day before the requested time.
·        Thenames of all players shall be posted with the requested time.
·        Court time shall be forfeited if players do not show up within ten (10) minutes of the reserved time.
·        The maximum amount of court time per use that can be reserved is sixty (60) minutes.

Proper attire and appropriate shoes shall be worn on the courts at all times. 

Burke Centre is not responsible for the loss of or damage to any personal property used or left in the court area.

Burke Centre shall install appropriate signage summarizing court rules at all full court basketball courts. Such signage shall warn against trespassing.