TIL: A Guide to Organization and Governance

TENANT ASSOCIATION STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION

Introduction

Tenant Association Responsibilities

Distinguishing Between Management and Policy

The TIL Lease

Structure of the Tenant Association

Responsibilities of the Board of Directors

Responsibilities of Association Officers

Individual Officer Responsibilities

Responsibilities of Individual Tenants

Committees

Sample Guidelines for the Maintenance and Repair Committee

 

BY-LAWS, HOUSE RULES AND POLICIES

Introduction to By-Laws

Using the By-Laws

House Rules

Sample House Rules

TIL Policies

Tenant Association Policies

 

ELECTIONS

The Steps for Holding an Election

 

PLANNING FOR THE SALE

Planning for Cooperative Conversion