Michael Parrie; David Nicosia; Monique Fouant; Jean Shamo; Paul Heck
Dave Barnhart, Property Supervisor; Timothy Patricio, Property Manager; Amir Cobalovic, Assistant Property Manager
Board President Michael Parrie thanked the News & Social Media Committee on another job well done with the December through February edition of Tower Talk. In addition, he thanked the Social Committee for the Pot Luck Dinner attended by over 50 residents.
Also he reminded residents the Health Club Committee would be sponsoring Open Houses this week, Friday and Saturday for anyone interested in touring the newly remodeled facilities; check the posted notices for the time and location.
Finally, he thanked all residents and owners who contributed to the Park Tower Employee Holiday Fund.
Action Items – New Business
Closed Session Business
After a motion by Michael Parrie, seconded by Monique Fouant, the Board of Directors voted unanimously in favor of a resolution to fine 12 Unit Owners for failure to provide adequate proof of insurance, $100 for the first month, to double thereafter for each subsequent month, up to the maximum fine of $1000.
After a motion by Michael Parrie, seconded by Jean Shamo, the Board of Directors voted unanimously in favor of a resolution to reduce a fine for a short term rental violation from $1000 to $250.
Minutes – Board Meeting December 12, 2016
After a motion by Dave Nicosia, seconded by Paul Heck, the Board of Directors voted unanimously in favor of a resolution to approve the minutes from the Board Meeting held on Monday December 12, 2016.
Proposed 2017/2018 Budget
No action was taken. Board President Michael Parrie noted that the budget will be discussed further and the Board will consider adoption at the Board Meeting scheduled for Monday January 23rd.
Social Committee Membership
After a motion by Jean Shamo, seconded by Dave Nicosia, the Board of Directors voted unanimously in favor of a resolution making the following appointments to the Social Committee: Members Jan Anderson Unit Owner of 3106, Harriet Dominique Unit Owner of 5011, Georgie Nowak Unit Owner of 3806, Ken Anderson Unit Owner of 3106, Lois DiFruscio Resident of Unit 2710, and as Chair Sheldon Atovsky Unit Owner of 3306.
Garage Power Wash Fee
After a motion by Jean Shamo, seconded by Michael Parrie and discussion, the Board of Directors voted 4 to 1 in favor of a resolution that consistent with the Association’s Rules and Regulations, during Power Washing service in the garage, all parkers will be expected to move their cars out of the garage on the days indicated by posted notices, with no exception, or the parker will be subject to a $50 fee. Monique Fouant voted against the resolution.
Board Treasurer Jean Shamo reviewed fund balances at the end of November. The Operating Fund held $640,793 (increase of $246,044 from October), the Reserve Fund held $1,892,709 (decrease of $88,188 from October), for a Total of Cash and Investments of $2,533,503 (increase of $157,857 from October).
Property Manager Tim Patricio reported on the CTA TIF approved for $1.1 Billion, the January 19th Community Meeting regarding new construction at Sheridan and Catalpa, the new City Recycling Mandate, and on current Business and Activities, items of interest from the Monthly Activity Report and recent sales activity from through the months of November and December.
After a motion by Paul Heck, seconded by Dave Nicosia the Board of Directors voted unanimously in favor of a resolution to adjourn the January 9, 2017 Board Meeting at 8:32PM.
Signed (as seen on pdf, clickable at upper right corner of these minutes)
Michael Parrie, Board President
David Nicosia, Secretary