Q: What can I do to be able to install a more suitable fence for my special needs child? When HOA has fence regulations.
I am purchasing my first home, after signing the purchase agreement we were told that HOA only allows a 4 ft fence. The fence is pretty climb-able and open so I was told we could add chicken wire. This still would not work for us because my 5 yr old special needs child is autistic/wanderer and can climb and run away. I am sure she will be able to climb out of our backyard. What can we do? We need a higher fence that’s not easy to climb.
A: You may want to make a "reasonable accommodation" request to your HOA, if this is denied you'll need to get an attorney involved.
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