Q: Orthodox Jews in my co-op want to make one of our two elevators a Sabbath elevator, which would stop automatically at every floor. We have only 2 elevators for more than 190 apartments on 16 floors. Dedicating one as a Sabbath elevator could cause problems. For one, it could take quite a bit of time just to get in and out of our apartments, particularly from upper floors. Can the co-op do this even if a large number of people oppose it?

Answer: Check your bylaws.

Kind of neat, if you think about it. Maybe they could just re-program it, once a week?

More information: Designating a Sabbath Elevator – The New York Times

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