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Management has two priorities: 1) Making sure money is made, hence upgrading and filling up apartments is their goal. "Amenities" are important in selling the place, though few residents use them. 2) If someone needs medical attention, Public Safety will be there, if alerted.

Quality of life issues are not that important, however. Things like the carpet rule or outsider dogs. These "rules" tend to be ignored, on purpose it seems. So you will see a lot that isn't taken care of properly, and complaints will be met with a creative excuse and a smile.

"Peace and quiet" must be a cruel joke, though this property is sold that way. There can be no peace and quiet as ALL apartments must be upgraded, which includes the installation of an AC unit below the window. Aside from the continual construction about the neighborhood, there is a new and noisy subway extension being built along East 14 st and the shut down of the L line. "Choosing" to live in NYC, now the newest mantra, is a fabrication when the talk is of ST and PCV, which was traditionally quiet, with no construction noise.

Though money was always important, it is now more important than ever. Money rules many things, as you will find.

At this point, 30 years into living here and seeing many things, I can state that Management and their reps are BS-ing us. I can't say that loudly enough: We are being BS-ed. I don't see any genuine change, though the "selling" of this place is intense. Few of the "rules" will be enforced, as Management doesn't want to lose customers or potential customers. Where personal integrity is a hallmark of an excellent management style, this integrity is not seen in enforcing some of the rules.

Our Tenants Association is, basically, null and void. Oh, it is still around, but it lacks the will power to confront much of anything. The TA will ask for your dues, however. By now, the TA is a charade.

About those "club cars" we see going this way and that way, and outside of Stuy Town or Peter Cooper Village:



Sunday, May 12, 2013

New Events Announced for Playground 10

CompassRock certainly doesn't waste time getting in on a good thing.  Just announced are two events for Playground 10.

June 1: "Champagne Facials"



June 8: "Stuy Town Oozinator Battles"



Both events are for residents and their guests only.

8 comments:

Anonymous said...

TOO F'N FUNNY!!!!!

HAL 9000 said...

One always needs a trifecta. So appearing at the Oval, another concert has been added. On June 15, ladies and gentlemen, CompassCrock presents--the Jonas Brothers! For residents and their guests only.
(Shout out to South Park for exposing this BS.)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F1Jp07pR1q4

Anonymous said...

Lady Maya, you have outdone yourself! I hope this is for 'residents and their guests' only because I want to be front row with a fat stack of dollar bills!

Anonymous said...

I change my mind! More college girls in the Oval! Stack them ten high and a hundred deep!

Anonymous said...

Finally !! an Amenity worth it's weight in WET !!

Anonymous said...

These babes put our pancake boob gals to shame!

Anonymous said...

I just want to make a point. You all lampooned Radu Ocnean when he was running the playgrounds but he would've had all this under control. I hope you appreciate all the good he did for the community now. Stuy town is a worse place without him

Anonymous said...

ASK Public Safety off the record and they will tell you clip one is pretty much every weekend in Stuy Town.