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Mike Kortoci Vacation

Please be advised that Mike Kortoci, the building’ super, will be away beginning Monday, December 25, 2017 and return on Sunday, December 31, 2017. During Mike’s absence, Dermot Brown, the building’s handyman, will be available. Orsid Realty Company

USPS Mailbox located on 3rd Avenue and 16th St.

Management has been advised that the USPS mailbox located on 3rd Avenue and 16th Street has been compromised. The United States Postal Inspection Service (or IS Postal Police) has already commenced an investigation. At this time we recommend that you consider using a different USPS mailbox, especially during this holiday season. Please note that we may or may not receive any additional information about the investigation. However we will pass on whatever information that is received if or whenever possible. Orsid Realty Company

Save The Date – 2017 Annual Shareholder’s Meeting

Please take note that the Annual Meeting of Shareholders of 200 East 16th Street Housing Corp. will take place on Monday, December 4th, 2017 at 6:30pm in the second floor conference room of Seafarers International House located on the second floor at 123 East 15th Street, New York, NY. The official notice has been sent to Shareholders. Orsid Realty Corp.

Hurricane Relief

As many are aware, Puerto Rico has recently been devastated by Hurricanes Irma and Maria. At the request of concerned Shareholders, if you are interested in making a donation to provide aid and support to those impacted by these catastrophic events, below are a few organizations to consider. United for Puerto Rico American Red Cross Voices for Puerto Rico Please note that this information is being provided for informational purposes only. Neither Orsid nor the Board of Directors of 200 East 16th Housing Corp. endorse any charity and urge Residents and Shareholders to conduct their own independent research on the desired organization before making a donation. Thank you.

2017 Macy’s 4th Of July Fireworks

With the 4th of July holiday approaching please note the following rules for the use of the rooftop to view the fireworks celebration: • No Chairs or Blankets • No Pets • No Smoking • No Food or Drink • Due to the roofing surface and membrane no heels will be allowed; all shoes must be flats, sandals, sneakers, etc. • Guests must be accompanied by a resident/shareholder at all times. • Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or adult guardian. • Access to the roof will be from 8:30 P.M. until the end of the show. • Fireworks begin at approx. 9:25 P.M. We thank you in advance for your cooperation and wish … More >

Secondhand Smoke

Recent complaints of secondhand smoke from building residents have been received by Management and the Board. We kindly ask any residents who smoke, or permit others to smoke while in their apartment, to be courteous of their neighbors and consider measures that will reduce the spread and impact of secondhand smoke on others. Options include the installation of weather-stripping around your front door, sealing any holes or cracks, which Mike Kortoci can assist with, and the use of an air purifier in your home. While 200 East 16th Street is not a smoke-free building, in keeping with the cooperative’s governing documents, smoking is never allowed in a common area or hallway and we ask for your cooperation and understanding as … More >

Storage Locker Raffle

The Storage Locker Raffle will take place Thursday, February 23, 2017 at 6:00 P.M. in the building lobby. If you are still interested in renting a storage locker please visit and complete the survey. You may also visit and click on the survey link. All entries are due by 4:30 P.M. on Thursday, February 23, 2017. Click on the title for more information. Thank you.

Storage Locker Update

As mentioned at the annual shareholder meeting, we were able to remove a massive, unused, oil tank from the basement and repurposed the space to accommodate storage lockers. The lockers are now almost ready for your use. If you would like to see the lockers, an “open house” will be scheduled when construction is complete in approximately two or three weeks from now. Once a date has been determined, advance notice will be given. Forty-four (44), mostly double-stacked, lockers of varying sizes will be available for rent beginning March 1, 2017. Given the limited number and anticipated high demand, the lockers will be distributed through a lottery and offered to resident shareholders only. Lockers will be returned to the pool … More >

2017 Board Of Directors

The following is a list of our 2017 Board of Directors, as elected on December 26, 2016 at the Annual Shareholder’s Meeting, and their respective titles. Joshua T. Reitzas – President Jan Gould – Vice President Jeffrey Bronski – Secretary Kathryn Theisz – Treasurer Patty Lehan – Director Neil Ritter – Director/Sponsor Robert Shin – Director