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​The Winter 2020 edition of Rancho Life magazine is live! This edition features great information on life in the SAMLARC community, including:

  • Message from the Board

  • Board of Directors vision for 2020

  • 2020 Annual Meeting Information

  • Keeping the Community Beautiful

  • SAMLARC Life mobile lifestyle app

  • Events & Programs

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Keeping Packages Safe this Holiday Season

As online shopping transforms the way we view gift-giving, more people are choosing to have packages delivered directly to their homes. However, the recent rise in package thefts causes additional concern around the holiday season. The Community Associations Institute offers four simple tips to help keep packages safe:

  1. Schedule deliveries for times when you will be home - particularly when purchasing expensive items.

  2. Notify a relative or neighbor when you are expecting a package. 

  3. Install doorbell cameras or other security systems that may be able to provide evidence of package theft. Be sure to check your association's rules and regulations before installing.

  4. Opt for package pick-up from a secure locker or pickup location owned by the delivery company.

Thanks to the Community Associations Institute (CAI) for sharing these tips. More information may be found through the link below.

Board of Directors Meeting Highlights: November 19, 2019

The SAMLARC Board of Directors held their monthly meeting on the evening of November 19, 2019. The Open Session Agenda for the meeting and corresponding Open Session Board Agenda Reports can be found HERE.

The Board of Directors took action on the following items during the November 19, 2019 Open Session Meeting:

  • Approved the SAMLARC Tree and Bench Dedication Program, which provides SAMLARC Members with the opportunity to recognize a loved one, organizations, and accomplishments.

  • Approved a contract with BrightView Landscape Services and Sunset Landscape Maintenance, Inc. for landscape services to accommodate the previous vendor’s early departure. BrightView and Sunset will begin services in late November 2019.

  • Approved a contract for architectural design services to propose open-concept designs for a future Altisima Office renovation.

  • Approved all consent calendar items, including:

    • Renewal of membership with the RSM Chamber of Commerce to further its partnerships in the community.

    • Installation of protective crowd barriers at the annual Christmas Tree Lighting to increase event safety.

    • Renewal of contracts with key professional service providers, including security, janitorial, Lagoon, and lifeguard services.


The SAMLARC Board of Directors is committed to preserving the value, desirability, and attractiveness of all properties within SAMLARC. For the full Open Session Board of Directors Meeting Agenda, as well as the Board Agenda Reports, please click HERE.