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Crown Harbor Homeowner Association

Garbage Enclosure Replacement

The following information applies to garbage enclosures. Owners who wish to make alterations must file an Architectural Variance Request.

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Walls

  • Height
    Replace as is to match height of existing connecting fence; generally about 5 feet 6 inches. If the enclosure is free-standing, approximately 62 to 65 inches.
  • Width
    outside: 5 feet 8 inches
    inside: 5 feet 4 inches
  • Depth
    2 feet beyond any existing structures; generally 3 feet 8 inches
  • Ground
    Use existing concrete when possible and supplement as needed with stone pavers or use stone pavers to form new ground cover
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Gate

  • Set all posts in concrete; generally 3 per enclosure
  • 4"x6" post for hanging gate
  • 4"x4" post for others
  • Gate is 3 feet wide
  • Replace all hinges using 3 smaller inside mounting hinges
  • Connect gate structure to adjacent building at stud locations using spacers such as 1/2" neoprene washers between the building and the enclosure
  • Use 2"x4" boards against the building
  • Use cable ties on gates with shingles; not needed with siding
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Paint

  • Paint enclosures to match unit building. See the Association paint palette for a list of colors.
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Double enclosures

  • Extend to allow for double the above length
  • Shorten the depth to conform to above
  • Maintain a divider wall between each unit's enclosure
costs

Costs

All costs associated with the revision are the responsibility of the owner unless the structure is in need of complete replacement.
architectural plans

Architectural drawings

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Top View (design 1)
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Top View (design 2)
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Gate
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Garbage Collection

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Unit Containers

  • Garbage enclosures are intended to house 3 containers: trash (black), paper and plastic recycle (blue), and compostable (green).
  • Collection for all 3 types of containers occurs on Fridays.
  • The schedule for collection is available on the Alameda County Industries website Holiday Schedule.
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Community Containers

  • There are 2 community containers along the shoreline path.
  • These containers are emptied on Fridays as part of the normal collection process.

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