By the Rothwell Heights Property Owners Association (RHPOA)

Spring 2017

Dear Resident,

The RHPOA Board would like to hear your views on continuing to have a community association in Rothwell Heights and what you feel it should be doing.

Our Community Association has been continuously staffed by resident volunteers for over 50 years. It is incorporated as a non-profit in Ontario. It is also a registered community association with the City, which means we are invited to comment on a variety of changes that may affect our neighbourhood, such as zoning, land use, and bylaw amendments.

We are asking one member of your household to complete the following short survey, so that the Association Board members can hear your views. We are asking for one response per household, and request your address for tracking purposes.   Survey responses will be treated confidentially by the Board, and will be shared only in aggregate through a newsletter and/or on the website.

We hope you will take a few minutes to participate. Your input will help guide the Association Board members in their 2017 decisions.

Thank you for your assistance.

Jane Brammer
On behalf of the Board, RHPOA

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1. Has your household ever been a member of the RHPOA?

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2. Was your household a member in 2016?

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3. In your opinion, is the RHOPA an asset to the community?

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4. How valuable are each of the following RHPOA activities to you or your household?

Simply having a Community Association in place
Community Newsletter
Community Notifications (sometimes called “Alerts”, and used for localized issues
Annual Potluck Picnic in Spring
Having a community website
Guest speakers at Spring Annual General Meeting
Having a central point of contact for residents and the City
Representing community interests with NRC, our industrial neighbour
Representing community interests at public communications processes  e.g. the Public AdvisoryCommittee established for the Rockliffe Airbase
Representing community interests in other situations e.g.  Planning Committee, Committee of Adjustment

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5. What types of activities would you participate in if they were available in Rothwell Heights?

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6. The RHPOA Annual Membership fee is $10 per household which pays for Board-approved expenses. Small surpluses are saved in a “rainy-day” fund, to help pay for unexpected expenses, such as hiring a Planner or a Lawyer, or undertaking special projects in the community.

The membership fees...

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7. What is the average age of your household?

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9. To help us keep track of households responding to this survey, please provide your address:

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10. If you would like to be added to our e-newsletter mailing list, please provide your name and email address: