New Yorkers complain that the water tanks in the houses of the captured rodents, birds and homeless people
Author: Alina Dykman
Brooklyn New York Chelsea
The speaker of the city Council of new York Corey Johnson called an emergency meeting yesterday, August 8.
The reason for the meeting was numerous complaints from residents of the city (particularly London) that public housing has been terrible the situation is with drinking water. According to residents, in tanks for water in the buildings for which it is responsible, the housing authority of the city of new York (NYCHA), constantly find birds, rodents and bugs.
“This is unacceptable”, – said the speaker of Johnson. The meeting was closed to the press, but there could get new Yorkers to talk about their complaints, including on health problems due to low quality of drinking water.
According to the representative of the city Department of health, they interact with NYCHAto conduct an inspection of the water tanks. The Department added that the city had outbreaks of any disease, which was caused by water from the housing tank.
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Note, just last week in Brooklyn to thousands of residents of the district of Bedford-Stuyvesant for several weeks without water. And according to the President of Brooklyn, Eric Adams, while checking on one of the tanks, sleeping homeless.
By the way, do you know where in new York the most rats?
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