CGA and GCCDC Partner in Tenants’ Association Workshop

Carroll Gardens Association, Inc.(CGA), in partnership with Gowanus Canal Community Development Corporation (GCCDC), will hold a workshop on “How to Organize a Tenants’ Association.” The workshop will be held on Wednesday, June 8th, 2011 from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the CGA Training Center, located at 201 Columbia Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231. Ms. Lydia Buffington, Community Liaison for Gowanus Canal CDC, will conduct the workshop.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Assemble a tenants’ association and plan a meeting.
  • Notify the property management office regarding needed improvements in the apartments.
  • Be a central point for reporting concerns that may be of common interest to other tenants.
  • Achieve consensus and resolve common issues.
  • Enforce group tenants’ rights.

Tenants of CGA-owned properties, as well as the general public are invited. Light appetizers and refreshments will be served. A raffle will also be held after the workshop. Contact (718) 243-9301 to confirm your attendance.

June 3rd, 2011