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New process for EOA agenda submittal

Good afternoon residents,
We are excited to announce that we now have an email address where you may submit a request for a topic to be added to the agenda for upcoming board meetings.  Please use this method as we will no longer take topics from the floor unless we...Read More »

Recent News Archive

Results from recent Edgewater speed studies

The City of Madison has conducted two speed surveys this year on Edgewater Drive.  These studies indicate that the speed of the traffic often exceeds the posted 25 mph limit.  Some of the speeders are going in excess of 45 mph and a few 55 mph.  For example on January...Read More »

Typo Correction for Agenda Email

Good morning, Residents.  My apologies for sending out an email address with a typo.  The correct email address to submit agenda items to is

Have a wonderful day!

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New process for EOA agenda submittal

Good afternoon residents,
We are excited to announce that we now have an email address where you may submit a request for a topic to be added to the agenda for upcoming board meetings.  Please use this method as we will no longer take topics from the floor unless we...Read More »

Is Excessive Barking a Problem?

Good morning residents,

As cooler weather approaches we may be spending more time outdoors, including our four-legged friends!  Please remember to be considerate of your neighbors who also want to enjoy the outdoors without excessive or persistent barking.

Both Madison and Huntsville have city ordinances that prohibit disturbing of the peace by...Read More »

Street Parking

Good morning residents,

I’d like to briefly address concerns raised about vehicle parking.  Please note that EOA rules regarding this subject are intended to avoid safety hazards, impeded traffic flow, and the cluttered appearance resulting from excessive vehicles in driveways or streets.  Residents should report violations to Hughes Property ( More »

Movie Night Updates

The next two movie nights have been changed to July 10th and August 7th.

Have a great day.

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Water Aerobics at Edgewater Pool

Come join the fun and great workouts this summer in Edgewater ????
Start date- June 2
Tuesday and Thursday 8:30
Monthly fee-$7 per class
Drop in -$10

Bring a noodle. ( I do have extras)

Contact Marsha Russell
Kim Niemeier

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Notes from Monday's Home Security Meeting with Madison Police

Good morning residents,

Monday evening the Madison police gave a presentation to Edgewater residents regarding protecting your home against crime.  Great thanks to Jack Carrigy for leading this up, and to Pamela Ebeling-Belt for helping and for providing a great write-up of the talk (click here to view).

Two very useful...Read More »

Information Regarding Solicitors

Good morning residents,

The subject of solicitors often comes up; this email is intended to provide some helpful information.  To summarize, the best way to keep solicitors away from your house is to post a “No Soliciting” sign prominently on or near the main entrance of your home.

Remember, if you see...Read More »

Life in Edgewater Newsletter

We are excited to announce that your first monthly issue of the Life in Edgewater neighborhood newsletter will be arriving in your mailboxes the first week of February. We hope everyone enjoys the first issue!

Since your newsletter is by and about you, the residents of Edgewater, we would love to...Read More »

Yoga Class

Restorative Yoga is an incredible way to retreat, rejuvenate, unplug, and unwind. This kind of yoga uses props such as blankets, bolsters, and blocks to support the joints and body. Ideal for those who are experiencing restlessness, anxiety, muscle tension, high blood pressure, and excessive stress. Restorative Yoga helps to...Read More »

Space City Maps

If you have already ordered a map in November, it is waiting for your pick up at the clubhouse.

We will take additional orders for Space City Maps through this Sunday, December 7th to ensure prints will be here before Christmas. Stop by the clubhouse during office hours or visit the...Read More »

2015 Edgewater Association dues

Good afternoon residents,

At November’s EOA Board meeting held on Monday 11/10, the board again reviewed annual dues as they relate to the EOA operating budget.  As has been reported in years past at both board meetings and annual meetings, Edgewater Association dues remained flat for many years.  The EOA bylaws...Read More »

Cancelled- Meet the Candidates

Good evening residents,

Meet the Candidates night, scheduled for tomorrow 11/13 at 6:30, has been cancelled. Due to a recent board position vacancy, we now have five vacant seats which will be filled by our five candidates, so an election will not be necessary.

Our new (and returning) board members for the...Read More »

Space City & Memorial Rocking Chairs

If you have not yet been to visit the completed renovation of the clubhouse, please go have a look around at all the work that has been done! Inside, you will find a wall dedicated to Space City USA, the amusement park that was supposed to be built right here...Read More »

Space City & Memorial Rocking Chairs

If you have not yet been to visit the completed renovation of the clubhouse, please go have a look around at all the work that has been done! Inside, you will find a wall dedicated to Space City USA, the amusement park that was supposed to be built right here...Read More »

Exclusive J. Gumbo’s Restaurant Review for Edgewater

Hello Edgewater residents,

You and a guest are invited to an Edgewater Restaurant Review at J. Gumbo’s!

When: Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

Where: J. Gumbo’s

6241 University Drive NW, Huntsville, AL 35806

Time: 6:30—8:00pm

Limit: 30 people

The Owner of J. Gumbo’s is excited about hosting us for the evening.

We can order whatever we like...Read More »

Water Main

Good morning, Residents.  The water company has informed us that there is a water main break.  Water could be out from 4 to 6 hours.

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With the arrival of fall, we are asking the residents to take this opportunity to review your property for maintenance as well as some other items.

  1. Yard and flowerbeds should be weed free – pre-emergent spraying will help to maintain this during the growing season. Yard needs to be edged from...Read More »

Swimming Pool

Good morning, Residents.  The baby pool is now closed and the big pool will be closed starting on Monday, 9/29.

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Edgewater Newsletter Update/Request

Residents of Edgewater…

We are excited to inform you that we are getting closer to the print deadline for your first neighborhood newsletter. We are in need of nominations, articles, stories, and photos from you, the residents, so that our first publication (as well as every publication) will be packed with great...Read More »

Road Work in Lake Shore

Good morning, Lake Shore Residents.  I’m passing this message along from the city of Madison.

The  City  of  Madison  would  like  to  inform  residents  that  beginning  next  Monday,August4th, contractorswillbepaving the streets in the Lake Shore Subdivision within Edgewater.  These streets include Lake Shore Drive, Lake Shore Circle, and Lake View Circle. ...Read More »

Just a reminder that one way many residents are keeping up with security issues, classifieds within the neighborhood and anything else going on is  If you haven’t joined yet, just click the link below and register.

Have a great day!

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Lakelife Newsletter

Good morning residents,
The Spring/Summer edition of the 2014 Lakelife is now available on the website. Learn more about the clubhouse renovation as well as exciting news about future newsletters! Please click the link below to view the newsletter, and remember that you must log in. If you have problems...Read More »

Pool Opening/ Bathrooms Closing

The pool will open on Monday afternoon, 5/19/14.  The baby pool has been re grouted and will need to sit for 48 hours and the furniture will be cleaned tomorrow.  The big pool had leaks and needed some grout and tile work, which was completed by Mike this week.

On another...Read More »

FAQ on Clubhouse Renovations

Good morning residents,

To help answer some of the questions that have been posted or sent to the office regarding the clubhouse renovation, we have implemented a FAQ page on the website.  It is under the “Correspondence” menu and you must be logged in to access it.  Please let the office...Read More »

Summary of Clubhouse Furniture & Lighting

The following is a breakdown of the furniture & lighting for the clubhouse renovation:

  • 3 separate living areas to include sofas, coffee tables, end tables, wing chairs, lamps, rugs and sofa tables
  • foyer chest
  • center table
  • 3 dining tables and 12 chairs plus a chest
  • 3 ottomans
  • large chandelier
  • Foyer fixture
  • 4 flush mount fixtures
  • 2 dining room lights
  • 2...Read More »

Clubhouse RFP

Attachment 1 Edgewater Clubhouse Specifications-R1
Attachment 2 General Notes Floor Plan-R1
Attachment 3 Lighting Floor Plan-R1
Attachment 4 Electrical Floor Plan-R1
Attachment 5 Beam Details-R1
Attachment 6 Typical Furniture Floor Plan-R1
Attachment 7 Board Meeting Furniture Plan-R1
Attachment 8 Door and Window...Read More »

FYI - Motion: Clubhouse Renovation

Good morning Residents,

At our May board meeting held Monday night, we had a significant decision point that we wanted to ensure was communicated to the community.  After several years of planning and countless volunteer hours, the board approved selection of a contractor for the clubhouse renovation, with a projected start...Read More »

Motion: Approval of Source Selection Process


Jay Carlson made a Motion: I propose that the Board of Directors adopt and approve the Clubhouse Source Selection Process document submitted by the Chair of the Clubhouse Committee and that the process described be used in the evaluation and presentation of project bids received for the Board of Directors...Read More »

Motion: Grass Carp for Lake


Jay Carlson:  Motion:  As briefed at the February 2014 BoD meeting, the Lake Management Committee seeks approval to purchase 500 Grass Carp (Sterile Diploids) at a total price of $2750 delivered, to replenish stock in the lake.  Funds to be appropriated from the capital reserve portion set aside for...Read More »

Thank you from CASA

The Edgewater Community Outreach would like to extend a heartfelt thanks to the residents of Edgewater for your generous donations to the Christmas drive for CASA (Care Assurance Systems for the Aging and Homebound).  I would like to personally extend a special Thank You to the unknown person donating all...Read More »

Redstone Arsenal Gate Reductions

Click below to see an update on Redstone Arsenal’s gate reductions, effective January 27, 2014.

Gate Reductions

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Dear Edgewater Residents,

We will have our luminaries on 7 December and light the candles at dusk.   This event is only possible because of our volunteers who organize luminaries for their respective neighborhoods.  I still need volunteers for some neighborhoods (listed below) and would appreciate if you would consider volunteering.  In...Read More »

Holiday Office Closings


Good morning, Residents.

The office will be closed on the following days:

Thursday (11/28/13) and Friday (11/29/13) for Thanksgiving
Friday (12/13/13) for my birthday
Monday – Wednesday (12/23/13-12/25/13) for Christmas

The office will close at noon on 12/12/13.

I hope everyone has a safe and enjoyable holiday season.

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CASA Christmas Drive

Edgewater Community Outreach’s Christmas Drive for CASA


The Edgewater Community Outreach will be collecting donations for CASA (Care Assurance System for the Aging and Homebound of Madison County) for Christmas. CASA’s mission is to provide needed services to aging/homebound individuals, which will allow them to remain at home longer.

Town Hall Meeting Slides 10-29-13

Attached are the slides that were presented at the town hall meeting last night.

EOA Town Hall 2013 slides

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New Workout Classes

Good afternoon, Residents.  Marsha has decided to a pilates class on Thursday evenings in the clubhouse at 5:30 or 6:00 and an exercise class in the fitness room on Monday evenings at 5:30 or 6:00.  The cost will be determined by the number of people who attend and will begin...Read More »

Notes from 9-10-13 meeting on Zierdt Rd. project

On Tuesday 10 Sept, District 5 (Huntsville) Councilman Will Culver held a neighborhood town hall at Edgewater.  The Town Hall was to brief area residents on the Zierdt and Martin Road expansion projects. Click below for an excellent summary from Jay Carlson on the latest status of this project.

Note there is...Read More »

Security Update

Recently, the Edgewater Board had a meeting with the Huntsville and Madison Police departments to discuss topics of concern for our neighborhood.  During that meeting, the officers introduced us to a new tool that the departments are endorsing for neighborhood watch called  Edgewater has its own site on...Read More »

New Elliptical Machine


Good morning, Residents.  The new elliptical machine has been delivered and installed.  Some have already used it and the reviews are great.    Come check it out.

Have a great day!

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Pool Party

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Pool Opening

The swimming pool is now open.  Below are the hours of operation for the pool.

Pool Hours
10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. Open Swim
6:00am – 7:30am – Adult lap swim
8:00am – 10:00am – Pool closed for maintenance

More info on the pool, including rules, can be found at the following...Read More »

Clubhouse Structural Inspection Report

Based upon my inspection on February 22, 2013, I found no visible structural issues with the clubhouse at the following address:

 111 Edgewater Dr. SW, Huntsville, AL 35824

The clubhouse faces to the north and is constructed of sawed lumber walls and engineered floor joists. The foundation for the clubhouse...Read More »

Clubhouse Survey Results Summary

To review the summary for the clubhouse survey, please click the link below.

Clubhouse Survey Results Summary

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2013 Edgewater Survey Analysis

Click the link below to see the survey analysis.

2013 Survey Analysis

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Long Range Planning Goals

Please click the link below to view the Vision, Goals and Mission for the Long Range Planning Committee.  We welcome any comments you have.

LRPC Vision Goals Msn 28Feb13

Thank you.

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Clubhouse Rental Fee Update

In an effort to improve accessibility and use of your clubhouse, the Edgewater Board of Directors, at the January 28, 2013 BOD Meeting, voted to eliminate the clubhouse rental fee, and lower the damage deposit amount. The BOD also decided to send out a survey to our community asking for...Read More »

EOA Committee Volunter Night 2013

EOA Committee Volunter Night 2013

Where:  Clubhouse

When:  Monday, 11 February  6:00 pm

Dear EOA members.  As in 2012 we again will have a Volunteer Night to recruit members for the individual committees.  The committees can only exist with the support of volunteers. The BOD and all...Read More »

Annual Meeting/Party 12/3/12

The annual party will be at 6:00 pm in the clubhouse on Monday, 12/3/12.

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Edgewater Community Outreach’s Christmas Drive for CASA

The Edgewater Community Outreach will be collecting donations for CASA (Care Assurance System for the Aging and Homebound of Madison County) for Christmas. CASA’s mission is to provide needed services to aging/homebound individuals, which will allow them to remain at home longer. If you are interested in making a donation...Read More »

Holiday Office Hours

Below is a schedule for this year’s holiday hours and vacation days.

Office will be closed on:

November 12th for Veteran’s Day

November 22 & 23 for the Thanksgiving Holiday

November 27-30 for vacation (I’m moving)

December 24 – January 2 for Christmas and New Year Holiday and vacation


Have a wonderful weekend and Happy Veteran’s...Read More »

Dues Increase Notice



During the September Edgewater Owners Association Board meeting, the Board voted unanimously to increase our homeowners dues by 10% for the 2013 calendar year.  This will increase our dues from $350 to $385 for 2013.  This decision was made because our dues are not currently covering the rising costs to...Read More »

Pool Closed for the Season

As of today, 10/3/12, the pool is closed for the season.

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2013 Election for EOA Board

Nomination letters will be mailed out by October 12th and nominations are due to the office NLT midnight on October 26th.

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Town Hall Meeting Presentation 8-6-12

If you would like to view the slides from the Town Hall Meeting, click on the link below.

Town Hall Presentation-Aug2012

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5K Run/Walk & 1 Mile Fun Run

Click here for 5K & Fun Run Registration Info

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Town Hall Meeting 8/6/12

The next Town Hall Meeting is scheduled for Monday, 8/6/12 in the Clubhouse at 7:00pm.  There are many items that will be covered so we hope you can attend.

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Board Meeting 11/26/12

The next BOD Meeting is scheduled for 6:00pm at the Clubhouse.

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5K Kick Off Meeting 7/13


You are invited to the Edgewater 5K Run/Walk & 1 Mile Fun Run Kick-Off meeting this Friday, 13 July at 5:30 PM at the clubhouse. Expect the meeting to last about an hour. The purpose of the meeting is to lay out the plan for the 22 September 2012 race...Read More »

June 2012 LakeLife

The June 2012 LakeLife is now available under the News, Events and Activities tab, Newsletters.

June 2012 LakeLife

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Meet the Candidates for Huntsville & Madison Mayor

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2012 Pool Party

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Compass Pointe Entrance 5/19/12

Hi Neighbors,

Compass Point had lots of activity at their first entrance on Saturday because this is the 3rd entrance that has had stone work installed by neighborhood volunteers. The volunteer “stone” crew that began with Carl Blair from Heritage Woods and Glenn Diehl who lives in Steeplechase, was joined with Compass...Read More »

Updates & Reminders

Reminder – Yard sale is this Saturday, 8am – 2pm.

The pool will open this Saturday.  However, there is still some work that needs to be completed, but the contractor cannot get here for 2-3 more weeks.  Therefore, the pool will close for 2-3 days (TBD) at that time.  We will...Read More »

Nominations for Spring/Summer Yard of the Season

Nominations for Spring/Summer

Yard of the Season

The Edgewater Garden Club is taking nominations for the Spring/Summer Yard of the Season.  Nominations will be accepted until May 15, 2012.  We would love to have at least one nomination from every neighborhood so tell us about that beautiful yard in your...Read More »

Cat Rescue in Heritage Woods 4/29/12

On this beautiful Sunday morning this sweet cat was spotted “up a tree” on Sugar Leaf Court.

Good neighbors Cathy and John Filippo called Madison Animal Control and then the Madison Fire Department arrived with a ladder and bucket. One fireman and the animal officer went up and brought down this sweet beautiful...Read More »

Clean up Tip

Check your curbs, sidewalks and driveways for weeds or grass growing in the expansion joints. Dig them out and/or use a herbicide to achieve a clean curb appeal for your property.

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2011 Lake Survey

2011 Lake Survey

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Pool Schedule

6:00am – 7:30am – Adult lap swim

8:00am – 9:00am – Pool closed for maintenance

9:00am – 10:00pm – Open swim

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Viewpoints – Spring is Here!

Notes from the EOA Covenants Committee:

We do so appreciate the work that goes into the gorgeous lawns and beautiful gardens throughout the neighborhoods! Lawn and garden maintenance season is here with the advent of spring. Mowing and weeding become regular hobbies for some and drudgery for others! ...Read More »