[IMC-pgh-discuss] Fwd: [IMC-pgh-radio] TMC Update
david at heartofdarkness.org
Mon Jul 24 17:45:11 PDT 2006
for folks not on the imc-pgh-radio list, here's an update on the
proposal to "rent" an office on the 3rd floor of the TMC.
Begin forwarded message:
> From: "Morgan" <nada at riseup.net>
> Date: July 24, 2006 8:28:32 PM EDT
> To: imc-pgh-radio at lists.indypgh.org
> Subject: [IMC-pgh-radio] TMC Update
> Reply-To: nada at riseup.net
> I just got home from the Merton Center board meeting. They seem
> into the idea of having us in the third floor space. The bulk of the
> discussion was semantical - are we renting or contributing $100
> the centers expenses and soforth. The main point to note is their
> that $100 won't cover their costs - that is, that by adding us to the
> upstairs they will increase their costs by more then $100. Since they
> already heat the entire building, I don't know what other bills we
> noticeably effect. But their concern remains, and to address it
> they want
> to add a clause that if they notice that their costs have gone up
> $100 they can pass those costs on to us (with 30 days notice).
> Other then that, they accepted the proposal - that they "rent" (or
> whatever they end up calling it) us the third floor for $100/month
> including heat and electric (but not Internet), and we get two
> months free
> to fix the doors and clean out the crap.
> Next, Mike Healey is supposed to write up a "lease" (or whatever
> they end
> up calling it). When that happens I think we should formally sit down,
> read it, and agree to it or reject it. For now, I just wanted to give
> everyone a heads up so we know what to expect to be in that
> agreement and
> to give us plenty of time to discuss weather we think that the expense
> clause change is good and/or fair. So... discuss.
> -- David was also at the meeting and can and should correct my various
> distortions, omissions, and outright lies.
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