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Community Update January/February 2008Community Update January/February 2008
Board of Governors January 14, 2008 Meeting Highlights
The meeting was called to order and a quorum was established.
Mrs. Oppertopened the meeting by stating the term of service for the 2007 Board of Governors, the Committee Chairs and committee members will end as of Jan.31, 2008. Owners are asked to please attend the Annual Meeting held on Feb.1, 2008. She also announced that John Cahill has been promoted to AssistantBuilding Manager. Mr. Cahill’s knowledge comes from his 13 years’ experienceworking at the Galleon, and he is well respected by residents and staff.
In theyear of this Board’s term, there were 16 Board meetings and well over 80Committee-posted meetings in which more than 70 owners participated.
Mrs.Oppert recognized Bob Spinnato for the beautiful fireplace he created in thelobby for the holiday season. His efforts didn’t go unnoticed as many residentscomplimented its real-life beauty. He was also featured in the
newspaper. A copy of the article is posted in the mailroom.
: The following assets werereported: Cash/Operating $194,800; Cash/Payroll$12,523; Petty Cash $500; National City Concrete$236,236; National City Wilma $683,674.Foreclosure is being served to one unit owner fordelinquency in paying fees for 2007. There was NOSpecial Assessment passed in 2007. The 2007 CertifiedProfessional Audit is expected to begin in early March2008.Mr. Raschi stated the following initiatives for 2008 arebeing considered but noted that they are projected andNOT funded: lobby furniture, pool furniture replaced orrepaired, exterior painting, repairs of the balconies and railings, pavers andlandscaping for the front parking areas, and security gates on north and southramps.
: Mr. Steinmetz commented on the design of the newpavers at the main entrance. This area will remain closed until pavers are sealed.
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