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  1. Please Ban the Use of E-Cigarettes in-side HUD Offices

    I recently discovered that a fellow HUD employee has been smoking e-cigarettes in his cubicle and we share an office space. It took 2 months for me to discovered this. When I found out I informed the building administrator who told me that this employee has previously been advised not to do so but that there are no clear policy prohibiting the use of e-cigarettes in-side HUD offices. E-cigarettes emits an odorless vapor that contains nicotine and several states and Federal employers have already adopted rules to ban its use in the work place. I am pregnant and I find…

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      4 comments  ·  facilities  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

      Apologies for the delay on this one. Just wanted to let y’all know that we’re still looking into this, and hoping to get you a more helpful update soon. :)

    • Cardio Equipment in the Empty Cafeteria Space by the Windows

      The empty cafeteria space is sitting idle and not being used! Put cardio equipment by the windows and allow staff to use the machines for free. The machines can be set up by the windows and have a great view of L'Enfant plaza's open space. This will lead to an energized work force and higher productivity rates. Clayton Homes in Knoxville, TN has a free state-of-the-art gym for their employees - why can't we do something similar? Instead of always finding a way to say "no," come up with a solution to get to "yes."

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        3 comments  ·  facilities  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Replace Keys with Keypads on Doors?

        This will save money by eliminating purchasing new keys and easier to change locks.

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