Form A / Construction Agreement (For New Construction)

Edelweiss Architectural Committee, PO Box 846, Winthrop, WA  98862

As an Edelweiss property owner and prospective home builder of Lot __________, I/we have received and read the Edelweiss Architectural Control Committee Manual and the application form and fully understand and agree to the requirements of this construction submittal.

A construction deposit fee of $____________ and paid up property owner dues and/or fees are required prior to committee review and approval.  Property owner agrees to contact the Edelweiss Maintenance Commission Manager to coordinate the following:

1.  Water hook-up to main lines.  Property owner shall install at his/her expense, access vault, meter, shut off valve, and pressure reducing valve near main line.  (See Appendix C for drawing).

2.  Septic hook-up (If lot is one of the community septic collection system).  Property owner shall comply with Okanogan County's Community Sewer Systems Operations & Maintenance Manual and pay all appropriate fees prior to commencement of building.

3.  EMC review and acceptance of (a) stake out, (b) footing forms prior to concrete pour, (c) framing and (d) final (exterior).

Property owner agrees to assume responsibility and correct any and all damage to adjacent property owners or common area as a result of the construction process.

Property owner agrees that construction shall not commence until EMC acceptance has been granted and a county building permit has been posted on the property.  Exterior work as delineated on the application must be completed within one (1) year from date of EMC acceptance and within one (1) year of the start of construction.

Property Owner understands that the EMC and the EMC Architectural Control Committee have no responsibility or liability for the following:

a.  The structural capacity, safety features, or building codes compliance of the proposed improvements or structures.

b.  The location of the proposed improvement or structure on the building site as it relates to boundary lines, easements, and setbacks.

c.  Possible geological or natural hazards, or other possible hazards, caused by conditions occurring either on or off the property.

d.  The internal operation or functional integrity of the construction/improvement.

e.  General land use requirements and building codes established by Okanogan County or other agencies.

Signatures (all owners required)

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FOR EMC USE:

Date Application Received ________________________  Check # ______________________

Date Plans Received _____________________________

Date Committee Met _____________________________ Committee Members in Attendance

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Action: _____________________________________________________________________

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Follow Up Review: _____________________________________________________________

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Date of Final Letter: _____________________________________________________________

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