Info Bytes 03.10.22
CIC Info Bytes are frequent, succinct updates that provide educational and engagement opportunities to help your community thrive!
A Note About Ukraine
The people of Ukraine are undergoing tremendous displacement from their homes coupled with loss of life, tragedy and suffering. You can pledge to support the people of Ukraine in 30 seconds and learn more about ways to provide direct support to organizations making a difference there.
View (fascinating results)!) of ~90 responses to the Volunteer Involvement Survey
TIDYING UP - Many minor UI updates to improve your experience on the site
REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION - ANIMALS & PETS
We've enhanced this resource with links to accommodation case law examples. Thanks to Marshal Grantor for posting some examples on the Exchange
GREAT EXPECTATIONS: What to Expect from your Management Company
This blog has been in the works for two months and is finally ready. A hearty THANK YOU to our contributors!
If you're interested in material related to landscaping, at least one of the four to five landscaping-related articles in this month's Journal might pique your interest
Dozens of free CIC resources are available on our Publications page
WA State HB1793: Concerning electric vehicle charging stations in common interest communities
WA State CICs should read HB 1793 (full text of Bill as Passed Legislature). This bill is currently on Governor Inslee's desk to sign.
Also view our EV page
Capital Improvement Under Budget
Operating budget vs. reserve funds vs. capital improvement funds are all key concepts CIC leaders should understand.
High Rise Emergency Procedures
If you're interested in this topic, you should check out our comprehensive Emergency Preparedness page
HOMEOWNER LEADER OF THE YEAR
The Foundation for Community Association Research (FCAR) has announced the 2022 opportunity to nominate a Homeowner Leader of the year. Act by March 25.
Submit an essay of no more than 500 words explaining why your nominee is deserving of an award that exemplifies the highest level of ethical conduct and governance principles in their community.
2022 CAI CONFERENCE SCHOLARSHIP
You can apply for a scholarship to attend CAI's annual conference & expo. The conference takes place May 4-7 in sunny Orlando, FL
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