President’s Corner


President’s Corner – July 2018 – Fireworks

June 27, 2018

If there is one ordinance/law that has always had the most flagrant and pervasive violations throughout my career in public service, it would have to be the illegal display of…

Dogs Playing fetch at the Addison Dog Park in Viera

President’s Corner – May 2018 – Pet Waste

May 2, 2018

  I can’t believe I am actually going to do this, but, here goes. Let’s talk about poop. Specifically, dog poop. As many years as I have been working with…

Viera Wetlands information center

President’s Corner – April 2018 – Florida Friendly Landscaping

April 11, 2018

Is it just me or does everyone else see themselves as a Master Gardner when they are walking through the Garden Center at Lowe’s? I see a rainbow of beautiful…

Alligator on bank of pond

President’s Corner – March 2018 – Florida Alligators

March 7, 2018

Since it’s springtime in Viera, we need to start talking about alligators and their presence/role in our ecology. As it warms and as mating season nears, we are going to…

President’s Corner – January 2018 – HOA Management Companies

January 4, 2018

I hope everyone enjoyed ringing in 2018 with their friends and families! End of the year activities in the HOA management world are not always as exciting, but they are…

President’s Corner – December 2017 – Resolutions

December 8, 2017

President’s Corner – December 2017 – Resolutions Is everyone in Viera looking forward to the cold front heading our way as much as I am?!? I so rarely get to…

photo of crowd walking in a 5K

President’s Corner – October 2017 – Volunteerism/Community

October 4, 2017

Wow. What a couple of months this has been! As you know, we did not issue a September newsletter or blog entry due to Hurricane Irma preparations. I think everyone…

Viera Wetlands Pond

President’s Corner – August 2017 – Stormwater Drainage System

August 1, 2017

I am sitting here writing this month’s blog post with Emily just passing by us and our skies are still dark and grey. The weather forecast also has some additional…

2 adults and 2 teenagers riding on a golf cart on Viera Multi-Use Trails

President’s Corner – July 2017 – Golf Cart Safety

July 5, 2017

Well, it’s summertime so that means the kids are out of school and begging for the keys to the golf cart. Having seen and been involved in some close calls…

Eye of Hurricane from satelite view

President’s Corner – June 2017 – Hurricane Preparedness

June 2, 2017

For those who are new to Florida and those of us who have been here all of our lives, every June 1st brings a flurry of news reports and warnings…