Can an HOA within the city of Castle Rock restrict or limit the installation of artificial turf on a homeowners residential property?

The Colorado General Assembly in 2019 passed House Bill 1050. Among the legislation’s provisions are that an HOA cannot prevent xeriscaping or hardscaping but may set standards for those landscapes. Please reference the legislation for additional detail: HB 19-1050 (pdf). Additionally, you may wish to contact the State’s HOA Information and Resource Center, which serves as a resource for consumers to understand their basic rights and duties under the Colorado Common Interest Ownership Act, for additional information:

Posted Feb. 3, 2021

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1. Are some varieties of trees prohibited in Castle Rock?
2. What is happening at Metzler Park, near Walmart? There's construction in the lowland area just west of the parking lot, at the bottom of the sledding hill.
3. Are there any requirements on what kind of trees developers are required to plant? Or seems like there are too many deciduous trees and not many native ponderosas which really define our town. Could
4. Do you need to be a Castle Rock resident to be on one of the city boards (such as the art commission)?
5. Can an HOA within the city of Castle Rock restrict or limit the installation of artificial turf on a homeowners residential property?
6. What's the scoop on why Castle Rock is not part of RTD?
7. Are there any additional supermarkets slated for Castle Rock?
8. What are the exact details of how Castle Rock excluded itself from SCFD?
9. What is happening to the Ash trees around town? At my apartment complex in black feather and my old home, they have not bloomed yet.
10. How do I propose that an older ordinance get reviewed for adjustments? Specifically, golf carts are not allowed in castle rock because they can’t be registered as a vehicle.
11. I have heard the train horn quiet zone will be funded by the new Encore development next to Town Hall. When will the quiet zone actually be operational, meaning the horns will no longer be heard??
12. Does Castle Rock have a paper, glass, aluminum, plastic, and tin recycling program?
13. How do I ensure that my feedback becomes part of the official record of a Town Council meeting?
14. Will you please provide the exact rules/laws for the use of personal fireworks when it is not the 4th of July?
15. Is a short term rental allowed in Castle Rock?
16. Is it allowable to have a wood burning fireplace in a new construction home?
17. Why does the Town not enforce its illegal sign code? ...
18. When are Town Council meetings?
19. How can I receive emails about Town happenings?
20. Where can I learn about events and open houses?
21. Is it possible to opt out of door-to-door solicitation?
22. Does Castle Rock have a sister city?