10 Questions to ask yourself while setting up an election
Being dealt the task of handling election administrative duties for your organization can be challenging at times. If there are voter complaints — you have to take them. If there is an election recount — you’re in charge of the process. If there are last minute issues — you’re scrambling to find the fix.
Researchers looking for hardier plant species for Canadian green roofs
New research into plants that are suitable for green roofs in Canada is being carried out at the Vineland Research and Innovation Centre in Ontario. In the Canadian climate, survivability of plants typically used in green roofs is an issue. The research is being done to help provide better understanding of the kinds of plants that can be used in green roofs in the Canadian climate.
Condominium Association Responsibilities
Condominium associations are required by state law to act in the best interests of the unit owners as a whole, not as individuals, in property-related matters. They are not permitted to show favoritism or act out of prejudice. Negotiations with vendors must be done on behalf of the titleholders and not for personal gain. Individual board members are vulnerable to lawsuits if they fail to uphold their fiduciary responsibilities to the homeowners.
Do You Need Hurricane Insurance?
If you live in an area subject to hurricanes, you should weigh your need for hurricane insurance. Your decision, and the costs you have to pay, will be based on several factors, such as where you live, what your house is worth, and how high a deductible you’re willing to pay.