Pavilion from the Ocean

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NEW - Compliance Committee

Compliance Committe Sample Letter

The Compliance Committee at the Pavilion shall:

·         Act as a conciliatory venue for the betterment of our community
·         Pursuit violators of any of the provisions of the declaration, the association bylaws, or reasonable rules of the Pavilion owners association.
·         Conduct Appeal /Hearings of violations and complaints, if requested by any parties involved
·         Make recommendations to the Board of Directors of the Pavilion Condominium Association on bylaws update, if any

The following is the procedure to follow:

·         Violations or complaints will be reported to the Condominium Office or directly to the Compliance Committee
·         If an unit number and/or the name of the owner, renter or  invitee appears it must be scanned and sent by email to (this account will automatically forward it to all members of the Compliance Committee).
·         The Compliance Committee will decide by a simple majority to send attached letter to the violator and/or unit owner
·         All the information of how to proceed is in the attached letter.
·         In case of nonpayment, the association will recover all fines, interest and any other monetary obligations owed to the association when the owner sells the unit.

The committee shall be composed “of other unit owners who are neither board members nor persons residing in a board member’s household. If the committee does not agree with the fine or suspension, the fine or suspension may not be levied or imposed”

All fines will start at the maximum of $100 plus the cost of repairs for damages, if any.  The violations to be enforced are in the bylaws and as posted throughout the building.  The law specifies:
The association may also levy reasonable fines for the failure of the owner of the unit, or its occupant, licensee, or invitee, to comply with any provision of the declaration, the association bylaws, or reasonable rules of the association.

We have set up the following channels to contact the Compliance Committee:

Voice Mail:  (305)600-0109

Miami Herald: Hookworms on stretch of beach

Three people have been treated for hookworms, traced to a stretch of Miami Beach where feral cats were likely the carriers.

The city worked to clean up and disinfect the area around the boardwalk and sand dunes between 40th and 65th streets after three cases of hookworms were reported at the Carriage House condos.

The three cases, which were confirmed in July and September, came to the attention of the Miami-Dade Department of Health about two weeks ago, prompting city officials to work alongside the Miami-Dade Department of Environmental Resources Management and DOH to develop a multi-step plan of action to prevent an outbreak. 

These actions involved the disinfection of areas where cat feces is frequently detected, which is a carrier of the parasite, and areas where feral cats are frequently fed; as well as educating the public on hookworms and coordinating efforts with The Cat Network to provide spay and neutering services in the area. 

While the prevalence of hookworms in cat feces is less than in dog feces, there is a large stray population in the area surrounding the sand dunes and beach, which the city believes is the source of the problem. 

Samir Elmir of the Miami-Dade Health Department cautioned beachgoers to wear shoes when walking on the sand and wash before and after entering the water.

"Use sandals to walk on the beach and a towel or blanket to lay on the sand," said Olga Connor, of the Miami-Dade Health Department.

Hookworms cause an itchy rash where the skin comes in contact with contaminated soil.