REQUESTING CHANGES TO YOUR PROPERTY
**Currently the cards are working and not the codes.**
In order for us to make sure that our beautiful river park is being enjoyed by our owners and their guests, we will be removing the codes that you have on your cards. When you have guests, we can put a code on the card with a start and end date. You would need to include this on your RV or Tent request. If you have any questions or special requests, please call 210-865-1454.
We need your vote!!
CC&R Election Ballot Part 1 is waiting for everyone to vote. If you are new to the neighborhood or forgot to vote earlier, please click on the link and vote so we can move forward with more changes that you have asked us to make for our community. You can also be find the link on the Community Calendar, February 15th. Please vote, one time per lot.
Park Dumpster has been removed. We will have 4 trash bins that will replace the dumpster due to the repeated illegal dumping. If the dumpsters are full, your guests will need to take their trash with them.
CSPOA Decals (same ones, we do not change out every year) MUST be displayed on the lower left corner of your windshield above the Motor Vehicle tag. All guests MUST have a Guest Pass or paper with the lot number of the property owner. If you do not have decals or cards, you can request them on our website cypresssprings.org. You will need to register to do this, which all property owners should do this to receive all CSPOA information. Neighborhood Watch and any property owner has the right to question someone not display a CSPOA Decal or a Guest Past.
Water problems due to the freeze have been repaired. If you see any leaks or problems contact us through our form on the website so we can take care of the problem quickly. **If you see any problems with the toilets or fixtures, let us know ASAP. Recently someone shoved lots of toilet paper down the men's toilet that cost close to $300 to fix. The sooner we find out about foul play, the faster I can check the card reader to see who accessed the park and/or bathhouse.
Park Gate is working. Please submit a request if you need cards. If you scan your card and it does not work, text me (210-865-1454) your last name and card number. I can go edit your card information to allow it to work.
Burn Ban is OFF (per website)
TCEQ Laws For Outdoor Burning when the County Burn Ban is not in force:
CC&R permits ONLY for sale signs and owner identification signs. State law forbids POAs to restrict political signs from 90 days before an election to 10 days after. ELECTION CODE CHAPTER 259. POLITICAL SIGNS
CSPOA Annual Dues Information
You will be emailed your invoice for 2021 dues about the 2nd week of December. From the emailed invoice, you may pay online with credit card or bank draft, or can drop a check off at the mailbox at the park. Thank you very much for being proactive!
Annual Dues are due on 1/1/2021 and are late after 1/31/2021.
Dues are $120.00 for a single lot and $240.00 for two or more lots.
Payments may be sent to the POA at 1301 Phantom Rider Trail, Spring Branch, TX 78070.
Invoices are sent by mail ONLY when late charges occur. If you have not received one as yet or wish to pay on-line, send your email to [email protected] and one will be sent to you.
All structures and designs that add value to your property, require a submission to the ACC Committee for their approval. Visit the Requests & Contacts page and then ACC Request to view the requirements to submit.
Monthly BOD Meetings
The Board will be meeting the 3rd Monday of each month at 6:30 at our River Park or on Google Meet due to COVID19. See our Community Calendar for our Meet address.
RV Slots (Please check Community Calendar for availability)
We have 10 RV areas ($20/night) and 5 tent areas ($5/night) that are marked off and fees go towards grounds, maintenance, and utilities (electric & water). These are first come, first serve basis, the areas are on the Park map on the River Park page. See the Community Calendar to know how many reservations have already been scheduled.
We have 2 fire pits at our park, one by the tent area and one closer to the river. When building a fire take into consideration the wind speed and safety for all. Park closes at 10:00 so remember to show respect to neighbors who live close to the park and other campers.
When trimming your oak trees, a scar must be painted within an hour of the cut. Tar paint is the best paint to use. Please help us keep our property values, we don’t want OAK WILT to destroy our beautiful community. Thank
Please contact me (text or call 210-865-1454) if you own the following park cards so I can update the system:
32128 and 32129; 44776; 64153 and 64154; 63631
CSPOA Annual Meeting TBA
Please read the 2020 Annual Meeting draft located under the Board Meetings Tab. We will be voting on 3 Board Member positions and 1 ACC Committee Member. Dates TBA.
Cypress Springs Development is a community of near 500 residences on tracts of land ranging from half an acre to over 5 acres in size. Our community sits along a stretch of the beautiful Guadalupe River in Spring Branch, Texas at the cusp of the Texas Hill Country. We love our river, the hills, the wildlife and our quiet living. If you find yourself with an opportunity to become a part of our wonderful community, you should take advantage of it and start living the good life.
Our Little bit of History:
A significant portion of Spring Branch (known today as the Cypress Springs development) that borders the Guadalupe River was first settled by German native Adam Becker (1815-1901)
Becker journeyed to Texas in 1845 to join Prince Carl of Solms-Braunfels in establishing a colony on behalf of the Adelsverien, also knows as the German Emigration Company. Becker contributed to the building of Fredericksburg, Texas, and assisted with other aspects of the colony.
He married Elizabeth Monken and by 1852 had established his homestead on what is now Phantom Rider Trail in Spring Branch. On his homestead he raised cattle. The house he built for his family, which was privately restored in the first decade of the 21st century, was constructed of locally quarried stone and hand-hewn cypress from the banks of the nearby Guadalupe River. Adam Becker became a United States Citizen in 1860 and upon his death in 1901 was buried in the cemetery on his homestead. The headstone is located on the back end of the original property, not at the family cemetery.
Thank You Steven Dunn for the beautiful photos of our neighborhood and wildlife.