River Place South Housing Corporation1011 Arlington Blvd, Ste 350., Arlington, VA 22209 (703) 528-3555
August 9, 2019
To: River Place South ShareholdersRe: August 2019 Board of Directors Meeting
The next River Place South Board Meeting will be held on
Tuesday, August 27, 2019
At 6:00pm in the South Party Room.
The Board intends to confirm the Proposed Amendment to
River Place South Housing Corporation Bylaws
To Prohibit Smoking
On page 24, Article VII, Section 7.12, entitled Restrictions on Use of Apartments and Common Elements, a new Section 7.12(h) is hereby inserted:
Section 7.12(h) - In order to maintain a clean and sanitary condition of each Apartment and the Common Elements and to promote the health of those residing in the Building, smoking is prohibited within each Apartment, the Common Elements appurtenant to such Apartments, and the Common Elements in the Building. For purposes of this section, “smoking” means the carrying or holding of any lighted pipe, cigar, or cigarette of any kind, or any other lighted smoking equipment, or the lighting, inhaling, or exhaling of smoke from a pipe, cigar, or cigarette of any kind and, further, shall include the use of electronic nicotine delivery systems known as e-cigarettes, e-cigars, e-hookahs and e-pipes. The prohibition against smoking shall apply only to those Apartments and the Common Elements appurtenant thereto where: (i) ownership of the Unit is transferred to any person(s) on or after January 1, 2020; or (ii) any Lease Agreements entered into on or after January 1, 2020 between any current or future Unit Owner and any tenant.
On page 36, Article XIII. Miscellaneous, a new Section 13.3 is hereby inserted:
Section 13.3 Grandfather Clause. The amendments to the Bylaws in Article VII, Sections 7.12(h) prohibiting smoking in all Apartments and Common Elements shall apply only to those Apartments where: (i) ownership of the Apartment is transferred to any person(s) on or after January 1, 2020; or (ii) any Lease Agreements entered into on or after January 1, 2020 between any current or future Unit Owner and any tenant.
All shareholders are cordially invited to attend.