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Residents of the Helios building in the Condamine have been asked to arrange a suitable time for workers to gain access to their apartments to check for deficiencies in the plumbing of their bathrooms. The building is occupied by Monegasques.
A letter has been sent to residents saying that plumbers and other specialists will be checking for leaks and installing water filters, following reports of problems in a number of apartments affecting hot water and drainage. The results of the inspections will be communicated individually to tenants and work to repair any defects will be completed by the beginning of December.
Preventative work has already been carried out on six apartments. The building was erected between 2011 and 2013.
There have been extensive problems during this year with plumbing at les Jardins d’Apolline building, also in the Condamine, which in some cases have required the temporary rehousing of tenants.
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The US community of Monaco, which numbers around 300, is well represented by MonacoUSA the American Club of the Riviera, and the 14th Annual International Conference for the Associations of American Clubs (AAC) takes place October 20-23 at the Novotel Monte-Carlo. While the conference was previously reserved for the Presidents of the 50 American Clubs worldwide, the event is now open to any American Club member.While this was not organised through the American Club or MonacoUSA, the 14th Annual International Conference for the Associations of American Clubs (AAC) takes place October 20-23 at the Novotel Monte-Carlo. While the conference was previously attended only by the Presidents of the 50 American Clubs worldwide, the event is now open to any American Club member. Burton Gintell , President of The American Club of the Riviera and Member of the Association of American Clubs Steering Committee, says, “We will be actively coordinating between the AAC visitors and ACR hosts to ensure that a great time is had by all, and that the attendees from other countries also spend some enjoyable times with our members.” He also asks that “you register for the 5 planned events to ensure your places and to assist in our planning”. The first event on the conference agenda is a welcome reception for visiting delegates hosted by MonacoUSA at Stars’n’Bars. The cocktail on the Stardeck starts at 8 pm and €30 per person includes beverages and finger food. Tickets can only be purchased through the American Club of the Riviera. Neither MonacoUSA nor Stars’n’Bars will have tickets available.