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Creekside, Home Owner in Elgin, IL

How do you remove or ban a resident from condo meetings?

Asked by Creekside, Elgin, IL Mon Jan 2, 2012

Walks around the room, name calling, making accusations, a real trounle maker.

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Check your association bylaws. There should be guidance on the structure of the meetings and resident's opportunities to speak. Then you need someone on the board who can calmly enforce the policies. If there is nothing in the bylaws, enlist the help of an attorney who can advise you on making legal changes to help clarify how the meetings should be set up.
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Before removing any owner from a meeting do consult with an attorney who specializes in real estate; he/she can best advise...
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Check local laws to see if that is legal in Illinois. And then strategize on ways to "contain" rather than ban the troublemaker. Maybe each resident gets a chance to speak on whatever subject they want for 5 minutes at the end of the meeting? Then if he tries to speak out of turn, remind him that his opportunity to speak will come later in the meeting.
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