duck creek ridge owners association

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Welcome to Duck Creek Ridge Owners’ Association

Welcome to the Duck Creek Ridge Owners’ Association web page. We are a homeowner owned Association with 257 lots and about 186 owners located 31 miles east on Highway 14 from Cedar City in Southern Utah’s Color Country. We are very proud of our Association; the members have worked hard to make it an attractive and fun place to live and visit. Our strong CC&Rs and Bylaws have been developed by the members to permit nice homes to be built in the wooded setting of the area while maintaining the rustic atmosphere of the Dixie National Forest. If you are looking to purchase a home in the Color Country area, please consider looking in the Duck Creek Ridge / Color Country Subdivision area. We think you will find the people here to be outgoing and friendly and the overall visual impact of the homes in the community and the hidden wonders of the forest second to none.

Winter dumpster

On December 21, 2017, Kane County Special Services District and the Board of Directors signed the agreement drawn up by our Attorney to place one 22 cubic yard roll-off open top dumpster on our lot 113 until May 31, 2018. The dumpster, can and will be removed sooner depending on the season change. Kane County assumes full responsibility of clean up, snow removal on the lot, (road snow removal is already in place), clean-up of hazardous and dangerous waste material.

We are counting on everyone to:
DO NOT DUMP asbestos, paint, tires, gas bottles, appliances, furniture, fluorescent tubes, toxic or corrosive materials, liquids, and / or solvents. Should you see someone improperly dumping or note problems in the area of the dumpster please contact:

  1. Wade Heaton of Kane County Special Services District at (435) 691-1997
  2. Sheriff’s office at 911 if an emergency or (435) 644-4916 for a non-emergency

If you notice a fire or smoke, please contact:
The Fire Department at 911 if an emergency or (435) 682-3225 for a non-emergency
THESE ARE THE ONLY AGENCIES/INDIVIDUALS TO BE CONTACTED.

Neither a Board Member nor any other individual will be able to assist you so please direct the issue to the proper agency.
Those items listed above and others of the same type must be disposed of properly. Contact Kane County Special Service District at (435) 644-5089 for information regarding locations for the disposal of these items.

911 Emergencies ONLY
Special Service District Wade Heaton (435) 691-1997
Kane County Sheriff (435) 644-4916
Cedar Mountain Fire Department (435) 682-3225

Mission Statement

The Duck Creek Ridge Owners’ Association was incorporated for several purposes. While originally intended to be a water Corporation owned by the members to maintain the Association’s well and distribution system, the Articles of Incorporation were amended in 2007 when Kane County took over the Association’s well.
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Construction

Lot owners are required to seek ARCOM approval before any construction can begin. It is the owners’ responsibility, not the contractor, to obtain written approval. Please see Article 6 section 6.2 of the Association Covenants, Conditions, and Restrictions (CC&R’s) for information.

Property Maintenance

In an effort to keep our mountain homes safe, the Duck Creek Ridge Board of Directors, working with Kane County Sheriffs' office and Cedar Mountain Fire Department is taking a proactive position regarding the clearing and maintaining of homeowner lots. Lots with cabins and those without structures are to meet Forest Service standards. Failure to maintain a lot may result in action being taken by the Association under various areas of the Bylaws and/or Covenants, Conditions, and Restrictions (CC&R's) and legal action by one or more of the listed agencies. Contact the Associaton secretary for a Vegetation Management Plan and Defensible Space Standards.

Emergency Information

Members are encouraged to sign up for Everbridge. This is the Kane County site for emergency and other area information.  Go to Kane.Utah.gov. At the bottom of the page is the Everbridge logo. Click on it and follow the steps to sign up. You can check mark youre interests. Whenever there is an event, if you have signed up, either your phone or cell will receive a voice mail or text message regarding the event. If you have children or family members who live out of the area, they can create their own account under your address and they will be notified.  It is free.

If computers are not your forte, call 877 644-2349, option 3 and the secretary will help talk you through the process.