Monthly Archives: April 2018

Local 32-BJ Union Strike Averted

We are pleased to inform you that the Realty Advisory Board and Local 32-BJ Union, which covers building service employees, announced that they have successfully reached a new, four year, labor agreement ahead of the April 20th 2018 contract deadline. As a result there will be NO strike. Thank you for your assistance while we prepared for the possibility of a strike.

Strike By Building Service Employees

The contract with Local 32B-32J of the Building Service Employees Union expires at 11:59 PM on Friday, April 20, 2018. Your building is a member of the Realty Advisory Board on Labor Relations, which is actively negotiating with the Union on your behalf to reach a fair and equitable collective bargaining agreement. If an agreement is not reached prior to that time, the building employees may go on strike. In such event, the Board of this building is prepared to take certain emergency measures to ensure the safety, health and welfare of all residents. The success of these measures will depend upon your full cooperation. We are counting on all of you to assist in maintaining essential building services and … More >

Smoke/Carbon Monoxide Detectors Installation

NYC law mandates that building owners, such as 200 East 16th Street Housing Corp., periodically inspect and install smoke and carbon monoxide detectors within 15 feet of every sleeping area upon the expiration of the alarm’s useful life. Building staff will begin installing these detectors the week of March 26, 2018. You will be contacted in a few days in advance of the day your floor is scheduled to be worked on. A staff member will need to access your unit in order to install a combined smoke and carbon monoxide detector. The installation will take approximately 30 minutes. If you are not at home during the day, please leave a key at the front desk or arrange access to … More >

Peloton Is Now Available In The Gym

With excitement, we announce the addition of a Peloton bike to our building gym. If you would like to use the new bike simply create a free login and follow the video instructions to find your perfect class. Please remember to use headphones while taking a class in order to not disturb other gym users. We hope you enjoy this new amenity. 200 East Board of Directors