Monthly Archives: February 2019

Smoking in Apartments and Common Areas – Updated

We have received numerous reports and complaints concerning the smell of marijuana and cigarette smoke within the building. In order to substantively address this matter we are asking residents to immediately report any such incidents to Management and/or the Resident Manager. All reports will be considered anonymous and held in complete confidence. Building staff has also been asked to assist in identifying the person or persons responsible for this nuisance. In compliance with Local Law #147 the Board, in August 2018, adopted and incorporated into the House Rules the following smoking policy: “Smoking is permitted inside apartments, provided that such smoking does not cause smoke to emanate from the apartment into the common areas of the building or into other … More >

Smoking Policy

In August of last year Mayor Bill DeBlasio signed Local Law #147 requiring the owners of all Class A multiple dwellings, including all cooperative corporations and condominiums, to adopt a smoking policy not later than August 28, 2018. In compliance with these new requirements and to preserve the rights of residents and Shareholders who choose to smoke, while simultaneously limiting the impact of second-hand smoke on others, the following policy has been adopted by the Board and incorporated into the House Rules: Smoking is permitted inside apartments, provided that such smoking does not cause smoke to emulate from the apartment into the common areas of the building or into other apartments. Lessees shall take all reasonable precautions (including the installation, … More >