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Condo Media Magazine Thursday, March 30, 2017

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March 2017
Marijuana leads this quarterly summary of legislative developments. Voters in Massachusetts and Maine approved initiative petitions legalizing the recreational use of the drug, joining Washington, D.C., and five other states (California, Oregon, Washington, Alaska, and Colorado) that have already done so.
Nena Groskind

A capital reserve study is a long-term association budget planning tool based on assumptions of when each capital item may fail in the future and what its replacement cost will be.
William Mackey, CMCA, AMS, PCAM

My son and I have been landscape contractors for many years with a significant portion of our customer base being condominium associations.
Dick Churchill

Rental restrictions are quite common in condo docs.
Dean Lennon, Esq.
March in Maine can be especially tough, as we need to shake off the winter blahs and plan for a spring that never seems to come.
Jack Carr, P.E.,RS, LEED-AP
The 2017 session will prove to be another busy one, with almost 1,000 items up for consideration by the New Hampshire legislature.
Gary M. Daddario, Esq., CCAL
As I’ve written in this column many times, whenever there is an incoming flurry of condominium operational problems, there must be something in the water.
Frank A. Lombardi, Esq., CCAL
With the arrival of spring comes longer days, warmer temperatures, and a list of maintenance work to be completed at condominium communities.
Steve Perry
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