2.14.1. Vehicle Parking
Overnight parking or storage of commercial vehicles is prohibited. No unregistered or inoperable motor vehicle or trailer of any kind may be disassembled, serviced or repaired on the Properties in such a manner as to be visible from any point on adjacent property or the street.
No vehicle shall be parked on any lawn, landscaped portion of the Common Properties or Common Areas, roadways or other portions of the Properties which are not specifically designed and intended for the parking of vehicles.
No disassembly or repair of motor vehicles shall be made in any roadway, driveway, or parking area, except in the case of emergency breakdown. This rule does not include the changing of flat tires, checking or changing of oil or other maintenance checks. This rule will only apply to vehicles that are dismantled.
The intent of the Association is to restrict on-street parking for a more aesthetic streetscape and safer vehicle access. Vehicles of residents and their guests are to be parked in garages and driveways. The blocking of sidewalks with parked vehicles is prohibited. Short-term visitor parking on roadways is limited to six hours. No vehicles with commercial lettering are allowed to be parked in any areas other than garages except for short-term delivery. Exceptions to the provisions of this Section may be granted by the Board in its sole discretion.
2.14.2 Prohibited Vehicles
No "Prohibited Vehicle" shall be parked or stored on any of the Common Properties or Common Areas or on any portion of a lot which is visible from any of the Common Properties or Common Areas or from any road or other lot within the Property except while performing services for or on behalf of owners or residents of Vista Lakes. For purposes of this section, a "Prohibited Vehicle" is:
a. Any vehicle longer than 21 feet or higher than 8 feet.
b. Any commercial vehicle, i.e., one not designed and used for normal personal/family transportation.
c. Any vehicle bearing commercial lettering, graphics, or other Commercial insignia, except if such lettering is completely covered with magnetic material (or other type coverings intended for outdoor use). The material shall be the same color as the vehicle. Exceptions: factory-applied logos depicting the name of the vehicle or, dealership, logos of non-profit car clubs, and college and University names and logos. The Board may make other
exceptions from time-to-time.
d. Recreational vehicles (RV), including campers, mobile and motor homes, all-terrain vehicles and dune buggies.
e. Trailer of any type.
g. Derelict vehicles, including unregistered or inoperable motor vehicles or trailers.
For purposes of this Section, a "Prohibited Vehicle" will not be deemed to be (even if generally described above) any commercial vehicle or public service vehicle present in the Properties while performing services for or on behalf of owners or residents in Vista Lakes.
All motorized vehicles, including ATV's, motorcycles, go carts, and similar vehicles are prohibited from entering onto any common areas including parks, bike paths and walkways.
Temporary parking for the purpose of loading and unloading recreational vehicles, boats & trailers is permitted in unit owner's driveway, provided that the Owner has given prior notice to management. Parking is permitted for up to eighteen (18) hours for the purpose of loading or unloading.
Commercial vehicles that are less than 8 feet high and shorter than 21 feet long may, at the Board’s sole discretion, be parked for certain short periods of time in the driveways of the resident driver. The commercial lettering does not have to be covered during these exempt times.