[EMS Discuss] That was fun. Let's NOT do it again!
Mon Jul 29 11:02:11 PDT 2013
On Mon, Jul 29, 2013 at 10:39 AM, Rick Osgood <EMAIL HIDDEN>wrote:
> I like this uniform storage space idea. We can get uniformly sized
> bankers boxes from Staples right down the street for cheep. They are
> inexpensive, sturdy, and easy to get a hold of when needed. They also come
> flat-packed so we can potentially store some unused boxes next to the shelf
> or upstairs so we will have some on hand when needed. I think it makes
> perfect sense that every member get an equal amount of storage space at the
> shop, especially since it's obvious that space at EMS is at a premium right
> On Sat, Jul 27, 2013 at 1:12 PM, Bob Miller <EMAIL HIDDEN> wrote:
>> Now that we have some breathing room in our maker space, it's time to
>> talk about how we can keep it that way.
>> I'd like to suggest a policy that each member restrict himself/herself to
>> a single 12x12x18 box of personal storage, clearly labeled with the owner's
>> name. If you have more than that, you know what to do.
>> We will have to make some kind of exceptions for projects that don't fit
>> in a box. In the last hour, I've heard it suggested that we rent storage
>> space to members, that we put storage space requests up for a member vote,
>> or that we make them subject to board approval.
>> This is the "discuss" email list. What kind of storage policies do you
>> think would work?
>> Also, please, PLEASE put your name on anything you leave at our shop.
>> Whether you are donating it, lending it, or storing it for your personal
>> use, label it so everyone knows who left it here. We have lots of sticky
>> labels on the shelves next to the bathroom.
>> Over the next few weeks, I will be doing two things. (You can do these
>> things too, BTW. You don't have to wait for me.)
>> 1. I will be sending out pictures of things whose owner is unknown. Look
>> at the pictures. Speak up for your stuff. I want to move us toward a
>> state where every object has a person responsible for it, and everyone
>> knows (or can easily find out) who it is.
>> 2. I will be watching the clutter level. If it starts rising again, I'll
>> start working on some actual rules about who can store what here, then on
>> actually enforcing those rules.
>> Bob Miller K<bob>
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