Allegations: Violations of Federal Pesticide Use Laws

GENERAL AFFIDAVIT COMES NOW,  resident of Heatherla, Arlington, County of Arlington, State of Virginia and who makes this her statement and General Affidavit upon oath and affirmation of belief and personal knowledge that the following matters, facts and things set forth are true and correct to the best of her knowledge: 1. I am a…

Information Regarding Toxic Pesticide Applied at Heatherlea

Glyphosate General Information Fact Sheet: Glyphosate.pdf Product Names: Chemical Class: Phosphanoglycine herbicide Uses: Non selective herbicide, or at low rates a plant growth regulator Alternatives: Organic agriculture, Orangainc land managment Beyond Pesticides rating: Toxic Health and Environmental Effects Cancer: Yes (6) Endocrine Disruption: Yes (7) Reproductive Effects: Yes (13, 8) Neurotoxicity: Not documented Kidney/Liver Damage:…

Complaint: No Notice of Pesticide Application

Allegations: On May 9, 2014, ValleyCrest landscaping blanket sprayed pesticides to Heatherlea property violating notification laws and breaching their contract with the Association. KPA failed to notify the community of the pesiticide application breaching their contract with the Association. Heatherlea failed to notify the community in violation of the Virginia Condo Act: § 55-79.80:01. Common…

Complaint: Reallocation of Common Elements

Allegation: In violation of Chapter 4.2 (55-79.56) of Title 55 of the Code of Virginia, Reallocation of interests in common elements, the Association has allowed several unit owners to commandeer adjacent grounds for personal use. Neither an owner nor the Board has the authority to reallocate common area unless 100% of the members agree to…

Complaint: Distribution of Information By Members

In violation of Chapter 4.2 (55-79.75:1) of Title 55 of the Code of Virginia, Distribution of information by members, the Heatherlea Association has failed to establish a reasonable, effective and free method, appropriate to the size and nature of the condominium, for unit owners to communicate among themselves and with the Board regarding any matter…