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To Protect Public Health & Slow the Spread of Coronavirus
Update on Partk & Facility Closures

SAMLARC Park and Facility Closures

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) has impacted our world and all facets of life. FirstService Residential, SAMLARC’s Management company is monitoring closely the latest information from the California Department of Public Health, Centers for Disease Control World Health Organization and other governmental agencies. The health and safety of SAMLARC Members and their families is the SAMLARC Board of Directors' foremost priority.


The Board of Directors recognize the necessity of social distancing due to the changing Coronavirus conditions, as well as its impact on Members’ use of SAMLARC facilities. Based on recommendations and requirements from public health officials, the following actions take effect on March 25, 2020 related to SAMLARC Park Facilities and remain in effect through the Coronavirus period.


While SAMLARC parks remain open, the following facilities within the parks are closed or have restricted use. Please adhere to social distancing requirements when using the parks. No gatherings. The status of SAMLARC Park Facilities are as follows:


  • Beach Club Restrooms, Fiesta Room, Conference Room and Gate Access - Closed

  • Children’s Playgrounds and Equipment at all parks - Closed

  • Fitness Station at the Lakeshore - Closed

  • Tennis and Pickleball Courts at all Parks – Closed

  • Swimming Pools at all Parks – Closed

  • Picnic Shelters at all Parks – Closed

  • Cañada Vista Park – Closed. This includes the ball fields, grass area, restrooms, parking lot, skate park and dog park

  • Lakeshore – Open. Use at your own risk. Comply with social distancing requirements

  • Basketball Courts and Volleyball Courts – Group play is prohibited. Comply with social distancing requirements

  • Ball Fields – Group activity is prohibited. Comply with social distancing requirements

  • Park Grass Areas and Sidewalks – Open. Group gathering is prohibited. Comply with social distancing requirements

  • Trails - Open


These measures will be re-evaluated as the situation with the Coronavirus continues to evolve. Questions regarding SAMLARC’s COVID-19 response measures may be sent to Candice Fullenkamp, Community Executive Officer, at 949-709-0015 or For additional information on SAMLARC's COVID-19 response measures, please click the button below.

SAMLARC COVID-19 Update: Overview & Board Action

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to impact our world and all facets of life. The SAMLARC Board of Directors and Board Executive Committee are committed to protecting public health and slowing the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the SAMLARC community. FirstService Residential, SAMLARC’s Management Company, is closely monitoring the latest information from public health officials to assist the Board of Directors in determining appropriate actions for the community’s activities, administrative operations, and facilities. The actions taken are consistent with the recommendations and requirements from the California Department of Public Health, the Centers for Disease Control, World Health Organization, White House, County of Orange, and the California Governor’s Office. These measures will be evaluated as needed, as the Coronavirus situation evolves and subsides. Please click the button below to learn more.

Board of Directors Meeting Highlights - March 24, 2020

The SAMLARC Board of Directors held their monthly meeting on the evening of March 24, 2020. The Board Meeting was held virtually in order to comply with the Center for Disease Control and social distancing requirements while supporting SAMLARC’s ongoing operations. To read highlights from the meeting, please click the button below.

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