Board Mtg – Tues, June 18

Board Mtg – Tues, June 18

The Board of Directors Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, June 18, at 7:30 pm and will be held in person at Phelps Luck Neighborhood Center (5355 Phelps Luck Drive).

For agendas, minutes, and more information, click here.

Vacant Board Positions

Vacant Board Positions

The Long Reach Community Association is seeking to fill two vacant positions on its Board of Directors, with terms ending April 30, 2026.

Interested Long Reach residents may submit an application to the Village Manager/Executive Director via email at info@longreach.org or may schedule an appointment to drop it off in person. Application Deadline is 1 pm, Friday, May 31, 2024. Interviews will be scheduled for June 18, 2024, before the Board meeting.

LRCA Board of Directors Position Description

LRCA Board Appointment Application

Questions? Email info@longreach.org.

CA Bridge Replacement & Repaving

CA Bridge Replacement & Repaving

Columbia Association is undertaking an open space project in Jeffers Hill.

Two bridges are being replaced with culvert pipes and construction will start the week of June 10th. Four other bridges will be replaced beginning the week of June 24th. Once all the bridges are installed, paving, backfilling, and stabilization will be done. This will take an estimated 60 days to complete, weather permitting. The pathways will have limited access during the construction.

CA will have signage at the sites with information about the project. Contact Columbia Association if you have any questions. Phone: 410-312-6332 or Email: open.space@columbiaassociation.org

Sustainable Landscaping Tour – June 1

Sustainable Landscaping Tour – June 1

Saturday, June 1, 10 am-12 pm

Long Reach CARES would like to invite you to its 2024 Sustainable Landscaping Tour. This FREE self-guided tour will feature areas in the Jeffers Hill Neighborhood of Long Reach that have employed sustainable landscaping practices. Learn about how to lower your environmental impact with rain barrels, rain gardens, lawn reduction, and more! Discover beautiful and exciting native plants and meet fellow enthusiasts! Find out about our bluebird nest box trail!

(Rain Date – June 2, 2024, 10 am-12 pm). Registration has closed. However, you are welcome to take the tour (during the tour hours only) using the guide below.

Questions? Please email CARES@longreach.org

Stonehouse Renovations

Stonehouse Renovations

Stonehouse is undergoing building renovations through the Fall of 2024. During this time, the village office has temporarily moved to a location at the Long Reach Village Center. Our address, phone number, and emails remain unchanged.

Our office is open by appointment only. We are currently meeting residents at The Columbia Art Center (6100 Foreland Garth).

Please Note: If you have scheduled an appointment to meet a village staff member, please use the large parking lot located in front of the Long Reach Village Center (8775 Cloudleap Court). Park and head to the center courtyard.

Thank you for being so cooperative as we undergo renovations and we apologize for any inconvenience.

Pool Party – July 1

Pool Party – July 1

Long Reach Pool Party!

Kendall Ridge: Monday, July 1 • 6 pm – 8:30 pm (Registration opens June 3)

As always there will be fun games, a DJ, pizza & swimming. Free for Long Reach Residents!

To register you must:

  • Sign up in person – Appointment Only. Call 410-730-8113 to make an appointment.
  • Only pick up tickets for your immediate family (limit of 7). No pickup of neighbors/other families outside of your address
  • There must be one adult for every three children under the age of 18
  • Be 18 years or older
  • Present your ID with a Long Reach address
  • Bring an unexpired non-perishable food item for each ticket for the Long Reach Little Free Food Pantry and the Howard County Food Bank

CARES “Trashy Hour” Days

CARES “Trashy Hour” Days

Long Reach CARES hosts “Trashy Hours” (trash clean-up days) several times a year. Residents may volunteer to pick-up trash in selected areas in Long Reach Village. It’s a great way to support your community and keep the environment safe and clean. All supplies are provided.

In the event of inclement weather, trashy hour will be cancelled. Please contact cares@longreach.org for updates or questions.

2024 Dates:

February 18, 9-10am: Meet at Phelps Luck Neighborhood Center (5355 Phelps Luck Dr)

March 17, 9-10am: Meet at Jeffers Hill Neighborhood Center (6031 Tamar Dr)

May 19, 9-10am: Meet at Kendall Ridge pool (8245 Tamar Dr)

June 23, 9-10am: Meet at Phelps Luck Neighborhood Center (5355 Phelps Luck Dr)

We look forward to seeing volunteers at CARES events this spring and will keep the community updated with any activity information. Feel free to contact the CARES committee at cares@longreach.org.