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Bronx Woman Sick of Living with Mold in Her Apartment

A Bronx woman says she was forced to live in the city’s shelter system because her government-subsidized apartment was making her sick, and the city refused to do anything about it. Bronx reporter Erin Clarke filed the following report.

After living in a homeless shelter for three years, Rhonda Thurston got a subsidized apartment on Brook Avenue through a city program. But she says she had to wear a mask to live there.

“I’m just constantly coughing all the time; my eyes are turning red, my face, my body really, is itchy,” said Thurston. “There’s just like an itch all over my upper body.”

You can read the rest of the orignial post here:

http://www.ny1.com/nyc/all-boroughs/news/2016/11/29/bronx-woman-is-sick-of-living-with-mold-in-her-apartment.html

 

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