West Winds Environmental Control Committee (WWECC)

Any improvements/additions to the exterior of your home and/or property, including any non-organic changes to your yard, must be approved in writing by the West Winds ECC prior to commencing any project. 


Meetings are held the third Wednesday of each month from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. (location is the same as the WW BOD meetings). Email the West Winds ECC at Ecc-Chair@westwindshoa.org  if you have any WWECC-related questions, comments/concerns regarding your application, or at least five days in advance of the monthly meeting email if you wish to be placed on the agenda to discuss your application.

Application Procedure

The West Winds ECC Application Form is used for all requests except for basketball hoop and fence requests (use the Basketball Hoop and the Fence Application Forms contained within the respective Guidelines).  General information regarding the application process and WW Guidelines may be downloaded from this WW web site under the HOA Documents tab and clicking on ECC Documents.


For applications to be considered at the monthly meeting, the following must be met:  

1) Appropriate WWECC Application Form signed/dated with review fee (and compliance deposit if required) and all requested documentation/information are to be provided on 8 1/2" x 11" paper only (electronic, scanned, and emailed applications are not accepted) and mailed/postmarked by the 10th of the month,

2)  Application packages are to be complete as outlined on the Application Form and/or applicable Guideline(s), and

3) Homeowners are to be members in good standing (see acceptance criteria below).  


Mail application packages to:  West Winds ECC, Box 589, New Market, MD 21774

Do not use and/or mail LLA Applications Forms to WWECC--WW will not process.

Do not send WWECC application packages to the LLA office--LLA does not process WWECC requests.


Make checks payable to:  West Winds Village, Inc.

Application Fees & Compliance Deposits

Reference the Application and Post-Application Submission Requirements and Fee Structure Guideline on the Documents page for appropriate fee(s) and compliance deposit (if applicable), and details regarding submitting applications containing more than one project. 

Make checks payable to:  West Winds Village, Inc.

Acceptance Criteria

The WWECC can only provide approval of an application to residents who are members in good standing (i.e., residents who do not have any outstanding Covenant violations and/or have paid in full their annual WW homeowner’s dues).  An application received from a resident who had been notified in writing regarding a Covenant violation and/or failure to pay his/her WW dues in full will not be considered or processed until the violation(s) is corrected and/or full dues payment has been received.

Replacement Mantles for Gas Post Lamps

Replacement mantles are available at the LLA office located at 6718 Coldstream Drive. 

Residents should contact a professional plumber experienced in gas line installation and repairs for malfunctioning gas lamps.