Dear Ms. Demeanor: My super uses our gym. Is that kosher?
By Jamie Lauren Sutton |February 20, 2013 - 10:41AM
Dear Ms. Demeanor,
Our live-in super has been working out on our gym. Is it awful to say that I find it annoying? It just feels strange because it's such a casual atmosphere, and he's an employee. Is he even allowed to do it?
Your super lives in the building and, in the absence of any building rules against it, has a right to use the gym during his off-hours like the rest of us.
If he is pumping iron instead of plunging toilets, that is a problem worth reporting. If he is sweating on a Saturday, good for him!
Sharing the caring, Ms. Demeanor
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