Brandt Apartments Managed By First Story Property Management

Information for Residents

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Maintenance Requests

If you need routine maintenance items done in your apartment, please use the First Story Property Management Web Portal to schedule an appointment.  If you have an emergency, please call  (850) 727-0291 and follow the emergency prompts. Emergency service means any repair that needs to done immediately, including any kind of water leak:  plumbing leak, roof leak, AC water leak, etc.

Emergency Service

If you have a need for emergency maintenance service and you cannot get a prompt response, please leave a voice message at the property management office, then use this Brandt approved service providers list to find an appropriate service person.  If an approved maintenance person cannot respond in a reasonable time, you should find any appropriate service person.  Please leave messages (or portal messages) for the management company throughout the process.  Please print the provider list and keep it handy.

Water Senor Alarms in Bathroom Closets at 1711 N Meridian Road

All apartments at 1711 N Meridian road are equipped with a water sensor alarm.  If the alarm sounds, take immediate action to determine the source of the water and stop the leak, then call for apartment emergency services.

For air conditioning (AC) condensation leaks turn off the AC, clean up the water, and report the problem to the apartment emergency service.

For plumbing leaks, turn off the water tank supply by turning the yellow valve handle on the top of the tank one quarter of a turn clockwise.  The water tank valve should remain off until the leak is repaired.

The alarm can be silenced by removed it from the damp area.

After silencing the alarm, always call apartment emergency services at  (850) 727-0291

If you hear an alarm from a neighboring unit, attempt to notify the neighbor then call apartment emergency services.

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Rent Payment Procedures

Please see the First Story Property Management Web Portal for rent payment procedures and options.

Pest control Schedules 

Pest control is provided at at 1711 N. Meridian Road on the first Wednesday of each month.  The pest control man starts his rounds at 1711 N. Meridian Road at 8:30 AM.

Lakewood Terrace (1711 N Meridian) Laundry Room

Please use care that the laundry room door is secured open to prevent a stranger from running into the laundry room and closing the door, trapping you inside.  If it is not secure, either call Bill Brandt or use caution and watch for strangers -- and re-secure the door to the open position.

The laundry room is not a public facility but is primarily for the use of apartment residents.  Others may use the facility if is does not interfere with apartment residents.  All those using the facility are asked to follow the policies below.

Laundry room policies

Please remove laundry from the machines promptly when the cycle is completed. Please do not leave the apartment building while your clothes are in the laundry room. Items left in machines longer than 30 minutes after completion will be held by management until claimed by the owner.  Please wash only clothes and bed linens.  Do not wash heavy items like rugs or overload the equipment.

Laundry equipment problems and questions

For equipment problems and questions, please contact  First Story Property Management Web Portal.

Lakewood Terrace (1711 N Meridian) Mail Box Assignments ==> Click Here

Solid Waste and Recycling Information (see pickup schedules below)

All Brandt apartments have City of Tallahassee waste and recycle collection (smart cart) services.  To see how to use recycling and for updated pickup schedules, click hereClick here to download a red week / blue week collection calendar for the schedule below.  All information is available on the City's web site at

Click here for information about how to use Smart Carts and what can be recycled.

Click here for Important Information about moving your Smart Cart to and from the street on pickup day.

Important note:  Do not leave waste or recycle on the ground near or around the containers or the dumpster. All waste and recycle must be inside the containers. The dumpster man comes in a big truck and does not get out.  He will not put stuff into the dumpster.  And if stuff is in the way, he cannot dump the dumpster.  If you have something to give away, take it to a collection center, or put it near the road, but not around the dumpster or trash containers.

Solid Waste and Recycling Schedules

See Solid Waste Red/Blue Week Calendar  (PDF)

1711 N Meridian Rd. Pickup Schedule
Garbage - Dumpster: Thursday morning early
Yard Waste: Friday (Red week) -- Put trash near phone pole across parking lot.
Recycling: Friday -- Use smart carts near mailboxes. -- 1711 Recycle Procedures
Bulk: Friday (Red week) -- Put items near phone pole across parking lot.

1533 / 1535 Pine Street Pickup Schedule

Garbage Service: Friday
Recycling: Friday
Bulk: Thursday (Red)
Yard Waste: Thursday (Red)

418 N. Meridian St. Pickup Schedule
Garbage Service: Friday
Recycling: Friday
Bulk: Thursday (Red)
Yard Waste: Thursday (Red)

2409 Atlas Rd. Pickup Schedule
Garbage Service: Tuesday
Recycling: Tuesday
Bulk: Friday (Red)
Yard Waste: Friday (Red)

1408 Hendrix Rd. Pickup Schedule
Garbage Service: Monday
Recycling: Monday
Bulk: Thursday (Blue)
Yard Waste: Thursday (Blue)