Residents' Council Monthly Meeting

The next Charlestown Residents’ Council Meeting is on Monday, July 10, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. in the Auditorium. This is a change from the first Tuesday since July 4 is a holiday. The meetings are open to residents. Each month’s minutes are posted two weeks after a meeting.

A summary of the meeting, Voices of the Council, is shown on Channel 972 the Friday after the Council meeting during the news at 10 a.m., Noon, 4 p.m., 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. Watch the entire meeting on Channel 972 on the weekends at 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

Council News

The Nominating & Elections Committee presented the candidates for election in August at the June Council Meeting. Candidate information will be distributed in cubbies the first week in July.

The Harmonious Living Task Force completed their task.The Residents’ version of the Erickson Way is here. The Guidelines for Religious Expression are here. The Task Force received the Erickson Living Values Cup for March 2017. The Value for March was the Erickson Way.

Residents are invited to attend regular Council committee meetings. Please call the chair to make sure there is room since some rooms are smaller than others.

Every lobby desk has a Council Binder with Council information including the Bylaws, Policies and Procedures, and minutes. Please ask the communication specialist for it to look at or make copies of the material.

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Parking Impact

Week of June 26 - 30

General Services Town Hall Meeting

Thursday, June 29, from 10 - 11 a.m. in the Auditorium. Read more.

Refectory Bridge Renovation: Open during construction

The Refectory Bridge is undergoing renovations. Anticipated completion date is Tuesday, July 3rd, pending any unforeseen circumstances. The bridge will remain accessible, with the exception of the carpet install, this date is currently TBD.

Farmers Market

The 2017 Charlestown Famers Market is here! Visit them Thursday mornings in Cross Creek. Read more.

Summer Fun Days

It is time to register for the second event for Summer Fun Days. Join other residents on Thursday, July 13, for a visit to the Arbutus Ice Cream Cottage for your selected ice cream treat. Register by July 6 – by calling Cindy Jones. Read more for details.

Safety Reminders from Security & Emergency Services

Charlestown Security & Emergency Services has issued safety reminders regarding fire safety in the kitchen, notifying Charlestown when you will be away on vacation and courtesy in the hallways.  Read more on the blog.

Brookside Elevator #2 Out for 8 Weeks

Brookside elevator #2 may be down for approximately 8 weeks.  A more specific timeframe is being identified as we work with an elevator vendor to assess the repair or replacement.  General Services will provide an update as soon as possible. (6-9-2017)

MyErickson Update

348 residents have signed up for MyErickson. Login and troubleshooting help is offered the first and third Wednesday. Check the schedule here. Information on MyErickson is under Resident Life. If you want your landline instead of your cell phone number listed in MyErickson, contact Erin Morris, ext 8570.

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