Northwood Hills Supports Our Dallas Police Officers
Posted September 18, 2016
After the tragic events on July 7th in Downtown that resulted in the deaths of five officers and injuries to numerous others, many residents reached out to us for guidance on how to show support for our first responders. We provided resources for filling immediate needs at that time and began working on long-term initiatives for when the inevitable decline in public support would occur throughout the city.
With that in mind, we're pleased to share the results of the first project we worked on - a custom yard sign for Northwood Hills residents who want to publicly display their support for Dallas police officers year-round. The corrugated plastic sign (shown above) is 1-sided, 18" x 24" in size, and included a yard stake.
In conjunction with a sponsorship by All Saints Catholic School, Northwood Hills Homeowners Association was able to offer one yard sign to each member household FREE of charge.
If you are a member and forgot to reserve your sign, we may be able to accommodate you. If you are a non-member and we have signs remaining, you may purchase one at cost. Email for more information.
NHHA would like to thank our generous sponsor All Saints Catholic School
for underwriting a portion of the cost of the signs. All Saints Catholic School provides a faith-filled environment for students in PreK-3 through 8th grade, so that they can grow into the people God created them to be. Students are encouraged to participate fully in their own education and are given many opportunities to explore and develop their unique talents and gifts. All Saints Catholic School students benefit from a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence education, coupled with a warm and inviting atmosphere that molds students who are ready to lead, serve, and inspire others. Please visit their website
for more information!
Did You Get A Security Sign?
Posted July 28, 2016
NHHA is excited to introduce a brand new benefit for its members this year. The sign above proudly announces that Northwood Hills is patrolled by armed security and monitored by video surveillance. The crisp, eye-catching design and clear message on the sign make it a meaningful addition to the multi-faceted approach that each homeowner needs to be taking in their security endeavors. Want to get one for your yard? If you're not a current member, join NHHA or renew your membership today. Members need to then fill out the Know Your Neighbors grid. Meet your neighbors for the first time or confirm their contact information and we'll be happy to reward your efforts with a yard sign. After completing at least 4 houses other than your own, email to let us know and we'll deliver a sign to your address.
The Dallas Police Department believes engaged neighbors are a great deterrent to crime because an extra set of eyes keeping watch on your property means suspicious activity can be reported before it turns into a criminal offense. Call 911 to keep your neighbors safe, and they'll do the same for you!
We encourage all residents to complete the grid, but we can only offer the sign incentive for current members. Why not join NHHA to start enjoying the myriad benefits that come along with membership?
23rd Annual NHHA Independence Day Parade -The Rain Couldn't Keep Us Away!
Posted July 5, 2016
Northwood Hills Homeowners Association hosted another fun and festive July 4th celebration despite an early morning thunderstorm. The parade was slightly delayed due to the weather, but once underway, attendees had a wonderful time!
An impressive fire truck led the procession, followed by decorated Jeeps, a very patriotic float from our residents on Paldao, small motorized entries, and tons of trikes, bikes, strollers, pedestrians, and pets. Big thanks to our judges who helped choose winners in various categories including Best Motorized Entry, Most Patriotic Pet, Red-est, Blue-est, Most Creative, Best Hat, and others. We especially appreciate the Northwood Hills residents who put forth the effort to decorate their homes and yards and host viewing parties on the parade route. We handed out prizes for those endeavors too!
After the parade concluded, the festivities continued at the school with jumping in the bounce house sponsored by Spring Valley United Methodist Church; free popcorn, cotton candy, and snow cones sponsored by Melinda Spence, Gilchrist & Associates; a petting zoo sponsored by Judy Switzer & Associates; a dog refreshment center sponsored by the Webb/Webster family; the opportunity to soak a friend in the Dunk Tank sponsored by Parish Summer 2016; and an abundance of kids activities and games in the Children's Activity Area underwritten by Jo North and the Denheyer Family.
The watermelon sale, underwritten by Judy Switzer & Associates, got you an affordable $5 farm-fresh seedless watermelon, with proceeds going to NHHA neighborhood improvement projects.
NHHA would like to thank our generous sponsors and all the participants who created a float, decorated their bikes and strollers, showed off their fun vehicles, decked themselves out in festive attire, fancied up their pets, and brought their family out for a wonderful day of fun, fellowship and freedom!
We'll see you next year!
Join NHHA for 2016 Sign Up! today!
Updated August 29, 2016
A big "thank you" to the many folks who renewed their membership or joined NHHA for 2016. If you haven't yet, there's still time!
NHHA dues are $300 for the calendar year for LESS THAN $1 A DAY:
- MEMBERS have access to the private security patrol which is on duty seven days a week.
- MEMBERS can call the patrol to report suspicious persons or cars, unwanted solicitors, or an incident at their home.
- MEMBERS can arrange for the patrol's Out-of-Town Home Check service when they travel.
- MEMBERS can have the patrol's phone number added to their home security company's contact/call list in case of an incident at their home.
- MEMBERS will receive Security Snapshot -- an update of security/crime incidents in Northwood Hills, and urgent crime alerts as needed
- MEMBERS receive MemberMail, NHHA's email communications that provide current information about lost pets, neighborhood issues, code compliance and city services
- MEMBERS enjoy special access to Members only activities like the Annual Shred Event and Good Neighbor Day
As a new MEMBER, NHHA will provide you four ways to improve security and safety at your home:
- A reflective alley address sign for the back fence or gate
- A "No Solicitors" plaque to mount near the doorbell
- A custom-painted, highly visible curb address
- Two decals to display on the mailbox, garage door or other location, communicating that your residence is patrolled by armed security
Your membership dues are also an investment in your neighborhood. NHHA contributes to the prestige and beauty of Northwood Hills by maintaining the markers, trees, and plantings on our gateway medians. We install new flowers and plants each year, sponsor alley clean-ups, and help residents with tips and resources to battle bugs. We also put out helpful signs ahead of each bulk trash pick-up to encourage compliance with the city's regulations. Membership in NHHA benefits us all.
Pay by check to PO Box 800874, Dallas, TX, 75380-0874 OR
just click the Pay Dues
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