Front yard maintenance is the responsibility of the Association and owners must contact the Association Manager before making any changes to the landscape.
Homeowners are responsible for placing the garbage and recycling containers on the street for weekly pick-up and containers are to be stored out of public view except for the day preceding pick-up and the day of trash removal.
Parking within Bay Colony is limited. Please be sure to observe all parking regulations. Generally, parking on the street is limited to Guest Parking on a first come, first serve basis. Between the hours of 10 a.m.and 4 p.m., please refrain from parking in front of mailboxes so as to facilitate mail delivery. Please refer to CC&Rs Article 3.16 and the Bay Colony Rules & Regulations.
Bay Colony Homeowners Association has private streets and will enforce rules pertaining to street parking between the hours of 9:00 A.M. and 2:00 P.M. Monday – Friday, excluding holidays, starting. All vehicles parked on the streets of Bay Colony between the hours of 9:00 A.M. and 2:00 P.M. Monday – Friday, excluding holidays, must display from the rear view mirror a parking permit.
Parking permits are available FREE OF CHARGE to all homeowners. Each household will receive 2 resident parking tags and 2 visitor tags. The resident tags will be assigned to a single vehicle. They are not transferable from one vehicle to another. Both resident and visitor permits must be hung from the rear view mirror. No exceptions. Any vehicle parked on the streets of Bay Colony between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Monday – Friday, excluding holidays, without a parking permit will be towed immediately. There will be no exceptions to this rule. For a full copy of the rule, please see below.
Revised Parking Rule/How to Obtain a Permit
Parking Permit Application
The speed limit in Bay Colony is 15 miles per hour. Residents and guests are requested to stay within the speed limit for the safety of residents, guests, and animals.
Please control your pets so they don’t disturb your neighbors. Persistent or prolonged barking, howling or making unusual noises violates Alameda Municipal Code Section 7-3.10. Any violation of this section shall be deemed a violation of Section 4-10.5 of the Alameda Municipal Code and subject to the penalties in Section 4-10.12 of the Alameda Municipal Code.
Board Meeting Schedule
Board meetings are currently held on the 3rd Thursday of every month at 6:30 PM at the Community Center. Please watch for the meeting signs placed on Sharon Road near Mecartney Road prior to every meeting or call the Community Offices for confirmation. All homeowners are welcome to attend.