If living in a condo can the board room or office be locked and only the board members have access?

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If the condominium association protects its work in an office and only allows board members access to the room or office, then, yes.

You may be able to find a specific answer in your governing documents, including board meeting minutes where this decision could have been voted upon.
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Who do you go to when your condo board doesn't do their job?

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