The Paradise Lake Association, Inc. is a non-profit Arizona corporation, comprised of its members and governed by its Articles of Incorporation, Bylaws, and Rules. The purpose of the PLA is to operate and maintain the properties owned by the PLA for the use and benefit of its members and the protection of Paradise Lake. The PLA properties include the lake and the 25’ strip of land surrounding the lake. Members both 1) own one or more lots that are contiguous with the PLA properties and 2) either joined the PLA or became members automatically because they bought their property from an existing member. Members may use the PLA properties as described in the Bylaws and Rules. Nonmembers and members not in good standing may not use the PLA properties.