Architectural Review

Architectural Review Committee (ARC) Responsibilities

  • Review, approve and monitor all new home construction plans
  • Review and approve requests for exterior changes to properties
  • Communicate ARC guidelines to lot and homeowners, builders and subcontractors
  • Track and maintain data on house and lot sales
ARC Monthly Meeting
Meetings are held on an as needed basis, as most requests can be handled by the committee via email as they are received.  You may submit your request via email to mconnors8@comcast.net, or drop it off with any ARC member.  Requests will be processed as they are received for a quicker turnaround for the homeowner.
 
Swale Guidelines for Residents
ARC Documents
There are currently 5 Architectural Review Committee (ARC) documents available which provide clarity on ARC requirements and were developed to make the ARC processes visible and transparent to KC home and lot owners.
 
ARC Document #1  Building and Landscaping Requirements  Updated 4/21/2021
 
ARC Document #2  Rules for Builders, Contractors, Subcontractors and Landscapers  Updated  8/18/20
 
ARC Document #3  Application for New Home Construction and Landscaping Approval Updated 9/22/17
 
ARC Document #4  Requests for Additions or Changes to Existing Homes  Updated 2/19/2020
 
ARC Document #5  ARC Composition, Process and Voting - 4/24/15
 
Request Forms
 
Request Form or Additions or Changes to Existing Homes 02.19.2020
 
Tree Removal Notification Form
 
Please take the time to access and familiarize yourself with these documents. Please contact any ARC member with questions or for help in using the documents.
 
Summary of recent changes to ARC Document #1, Building and Landscaping Requirements
  • Section XVI, Fences and Similar Structures - The change incorporates the language from the C&Rs which references acceptable types of materials that may be used for screening purposes. A description of the height, width and color of the panels or trellises and location of the screening materials must be provided. This type of screening material is only permitted in rear or side yards.
Summary of recent changes to ARC Document #2, Rules for Builders, Contractors, Subcontractors and Landscape Workers
  • Added a section “Entering Kings Creek Community” to direct constructions vehicles which way to travel to residences to avoid having them go over the bridge on Kings Creek Circle.
  • Specifies that no construction or landscaping activity is permitted by contractors on Sundays or the following holidays:  New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day (July 4th), Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Summary of recent changes to ARC Document #4, Requests for Additions or Changes to Existing Homes
  • Added a section on “Deposits” to provide transparency on when a deposit may  be required.  
  • Added the holidays when work is not permitted to be performed in KC community to the “Tree Removal Notification Form.”  (The holidays were approved by the Board in March 2019 and are contained in ARC Document #2, Rules for Builders, Contractors, Subcontractors and Landscapers.)

Committee Members

Margaret Connors, Chair:  mconnors8@comcast.net - 302-212-2276
Ron Altschuler:   Ron.AltDC@yahoo.com  -  201-819-2598
Ryan MacPhee:   macphee44@yahoo.com  -  732-768-0324
Tom Maloney:   oncegrassy4@gmail.com  -  302-727-0885
Richard Sapio:   rlscwk@gmail.com  -  703-298-7799
Deb Chase :    debchase@comcast.net - 703-868-4258
Doug Church:  Dougc136@gmail.com - 410-562-5660