Amenities

Electronic Entry System

The building is equipped with an electronic entry system which allows access to the building and the parking garage. Each unit has a 4-digit ring number, which is listed by surname on the electronic entry system pedestal at the main entrance to the building. Keying in this 4-digit ring number allows visitors to call your unit from the Lobby and for you to open the front door from your unit. The number that you have designated to be contacted by the system will ring when a visitor calls from the Lobby. To allow entry, pick up the phone and speak to your guest to confirm their identity and then press 9 for at least two seconds and hang up the phone. The entrance door will automatically unlock and your visitor may enter. To refuse entry, simply hang up the phone. If you are on the phone when someone calls from the entry system, they will receive a busy signal unless you subscribe to “call waiting”.

Lobby Camera

You can see who is ringing at the front-door entrance by watching the Lobby Video Camera. This can be viewed by tuning your television to Cable Channel 988 if you subscribe to Rogers and to TV Channel 3 or 4 if you are a Bell subscriber.

Fob Access System

A fob, also called an electronic key, is an electronic device that replaces a metal key to allow entry. The fob access system allows entrance to the building, the parking garage, the bicycle room and  the swimming pool. To enter an access-controlled door, place the fob device in front of the fob reader. The latter will confirm your authorization to enter and the door will release automatically.

Each time a fob is used, the time and the fob data are recorded and kept for a limited time. These can be reviewed in case of untoward incidents, suspicious activities or security concerns that need to be examined or verified.

Fobs can be programmed so that they are limited by time and date. For example, a worker hired for in-unit renovations could be provided a fob programmed for access between 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Registration with the Resident Building Manager is required before fobs are activated or reactivated. The fob devices are individually programmed for a unit and are disabled if there is a change in unit ownership or occupation. Extra fobs can be obtained from the Building Manager for a fee. Owners must authorize in writing the issuance of fobs and/or garage remotes for their tenants. Lost or stolen fobs and/or garage remotes must be reported to the Resident Building Manager so they can be disabled without delay.

Mail Room

Mail is usually delivered in the morning to the Mail Room located off the main lobby. Packages that are  too large for the individual mail box  are placed in one of the parcel boxes identified as A B C D  and E. The mailman  leaves a key identifying the parcel box in which it is placed. The Resident uses that key to retrieve the package after which the key should be deposited in the Key Return Box located in the upper right hand corner.  There is a mailbox for outgoing mail. There is also a mailbox marked OFF for official correspondence with the Board, the property Manager and the Resident Building Manager.

Locker Rooms

Lockers are located on every residential floor of the building. Some Residents on the first floor may be assigned a locker on the P1 Level. A limited number of extra lockers become available from time to time for rental by residents. Consult the  office for availability or inclusion in the waiting list. Do not leave any items in the access area outside of  individual lockers. Please ensure that the lights are turned off and the door is closed when leaving the Locker Room.

Elevators

There are three elevators in the building. Elevators 1 and 2 go from the Lobby to the 14th floor and the third elevator goes from the Lobby to garage/parking levels.

Swimming Pool/Sauna

The indoor pool is located on the ground floor. Entry into the swimming pool area requires the use of a fob. The hours of operation are from 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. seven days a week.

Library

There is a Library on the 10th Floor (small room next to the Elevator) which contains a collection of hard and paperback books, magazines, and journals. This library/book exchange is based on contributions from residents and is maintained by volunteers. Access is gained by using the Laundry Room key.

Bicycle Room

Owners and residents are encouraged to use the Bicycle Room which is located on Level 1 of the garage, opposite our garage door off the front courtyard. It can be accessed by using the building fob, but the fob has to be specially programmed by the Resident Building Manager. There are two air pumps available, one at 32 psi and the other at 80 psi. Use of the Bicycle Room is at the owner’s own risk.

Workshop

The workshop is located on the P4 Level of the garage. The workshop is accessible to owners and residents by purchasing a key from the Resident Building Manager. The workshop is also home to the Seniors Hobby Group. Members of the Seniors Hobby Group, who must be knowledgeable on safe wood-working practices and who pay for a key that secures the powered machinery, may use the machines.

Laundry Rooms

Laundry rooms are located on every  floor for the use of all residents regardless of the floor on which their unit is located. Each room has a sink and ample storage for laundry supplies. To use the machines, residents can purchase a Smart Card issued by Coinamatic from the Resident Building Manager. Instructions on how to load your Smart Card are posted next to the Coinamatic Debit/Credit Machine located in the Mail Room.

Residents are advised to register their laundry card serial numbers and submit this information with your name and unit number to the 4th floor  office. This registry will be useful in identifying LOST and FOUND cards.

Guidelines on the sue of laundry facilities are posted in the laundry rooms.

Garbage Chutes

There is a garbage chute near the elevator on each floor. Recycling bins for paper, cans and bottles are available in each floor’s garbage chute room, except at the ground floor, where bins are located inside Exit C.  Refer to the guidelines for the proper disposal of garbage and recyclable materials  found in the garbage rooms.

Residents are responsible for the disposal of large bulky or heavy items. Similarly, the disposal of restricted items such as appliances, televisions and contaminated waste products is the resident’s responsibility. Contact the Resident Building Manager for instructions on disposal or call 311 for the nearest recycling depot.

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