HCA HVAC Standards Available

The HCA board has worked with the HCA architecture committee to draft HCA HVAC standards (see regulations and resources page). We have additionally compared our standards to other clusters for completeness and incorporated some small changes based on RA DRB feedback....

Dangerous Dog Off Leash – March 2024

As a community safety notice: The photo below is of a local Vantage Hill resident who walks his dog off leash who frequents the Hickory Cluster path by Block 2. This dog has attacked the dog of a Hickory Cluster resident and been observed allowing the dog off leash in...

Charles Goodman Symposium

As a resident of a Goodman Community, you are invited to join us for a first ever event dedicated to exploring the work of Charles Goodman and his role in the broader mid-century modern movement. Feel free to forward this to your Goodman neighbors for the early bird...

Latest HCA RELAC Activity – 5/22

May 22 For homeowners who are still on RELAC: The deadline for submitting comments about RELAC’s proposed new organization, etc. to the Virginia State Corporation Commission (SCC) is June 21. Comments can be submitted online. RELAC petition text:...

Reston Association Board of Director’s Meeting – 12/14

Reston Association is hosting their monthly Board of Director’s Meeting on December 14. Members can provide comments during the Members forum (beginning at approximately 6:35 pm EST on the meeting’s agenda). The Hickory Cluster Board of Directors...

Information on RELAC from Reston Association – 12/13

A Message from Reston Association to Reston Members affected by the RELAC announcement on 12/11: RA Leadership is working to obtain the most up to date information from the RELAC team and we are collecting as much information as possible, so we can follow up as soon...

RELAC Discontinuing – 12/11

RELAC has announced that they are discontinuing chilled water services after this last 2023 season ended. The HCA board is as dismayed about this news as we suspect members are. The board is working with the Reston Association and TWC to clarify impact of this and...

RELAC Outage in Block 1 – June 30

There has been a very impactful RELAC outage in Block 1 since Friday June 30. It is unclear when this will be fully repaired. The board is aware of the outage thanks to reports from concerned members, and has been in contact with Reston Association about it to express...