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Old 01-19-2012, 05:57 PM   #7081
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Originally Posted by taxlady

I hear ya. One of the best things about living in a condo is the underground garage. I know, you can have a garage with a house, but lots of folks fill them up with junk. Even if we had a tendency to do such a thing, it's a communal garage and storage of anything in the garage, other than ones car, is not only against the rules, it's against our city's by-laws.
City bylaws tell you what you can put in your garage???

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Old 01-20-2012, 01:41 AM   #7082
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City bylaws tell you what you can put in your garage???
It's a twenty or so car garage. When people start storing stuff in those garages some folks start storing gasoline and other inflammable stuff and it becomes a fire hazard. If the garage catches fire, I'm going to have smoke coming in my basement.

My next door neighbour would probably store crap in the garage if he could. Now, the condo association can tell folks and then just remove stuff if they don't remove it themselves.

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Old 01-20-2012, 03:10 AM   #7083
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It's still balmy. I haven't had to close the windows for more than a few minutes on mornings. If this is Global Warming, then maybe it's not so bad.

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Old 01-20-2012, 06:49 AM   #7084
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It's 48F this morning, heading toward the 70's this afternoon. The TV weatherman yesterday noted that on Jan. 19, 1977 there was light snow in south Florida, from Tampa on down.
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Old 01-20-2012, 07:55 AM   #7085
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City bylaws tell you what you can put in your garage???
Condo associations govern the use of their property via rules and regulations set by the Board of Trustees. These rules cover safety, appearance of the property and quiet enjoyment of your home.
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Old 01-20-2012, 08:12 AM   #7086
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the air is still and cold, 9:15 in the morning, 20F. we are expecting mixed precipitation later in the day. i'm expecting to be back indoors by that time....
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Old 01-20-2012, 08:25 AM   #7087
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Right now we have a couple of inches of snow that fell while I was sleeping. The perfect excuse for cancelling my appointment. And the temp is a balmy 28ºF. Looking forward to tomorrow's game. GO PATS!!!
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Old 01-20-2012, 08:26 AM   #7088
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Just starting to snow. They already called off school for the day, expecting up to 8 inches.
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Old 01-20-2012, 09:21 AM   #7089
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28°F, still and quiet out...the snow bested 2 feet. There is at least another 6 inches of snow on the car. Haven't seen how the roads are , yet. Hopefully the plows worked all night.
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Old 01-20-2012, 10:32 AM   #7090
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There was about another inch of snow overnight so we have an accumulation of about 3 inches. We are also supposed to have freezing rain this morning (hasn't started) and then rain. However, it is still below zero so I am not getting my hopes up on the rain.

DH just called to say he is on his way home - they have put the assistance buses on essential only and they only keep so many drivers around per day. I am happy as I have to go see Dad today and can not drive in this.

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