Condominium Association Life: What are rules for closed meetings?
Q: I am a director in a condominium and was recently asked to approve a contract that had been negotiated without my knowledge or without notice being given. The contract was for the general maintenance and management of the building. I have searched the statutes (718 and 617) and can find only two cases where a director(s) can hold a closed meeting. One is where litigation is being discussed with an attorney, the other is where personnel matters are being discussed. My question is: can the board president (with less than all board members present, and without posting notice) enter into negotiations and agreements for such contracts? Read the Q&A…………..
Q: The annual meeting for our condominium association is scheduled for the end of November. Directors serve two-year staggered terms.
A board member and a former board member have agreed to pay about $60,000 to the Association of Poinciana Villages
The Florida legislature approved sweeping changes to condominium association rules that could make it more difficult for a developer to