Flushing Times

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Fresh Meadows

The Civic Scene: DOB must step up crackdown on illegally converted apts.

Three more people died in illegal apartments in the Bronx. A few years ago, there were the deaths of two firefighters who were trapped in a maze of illegal rooms in the Bronx. Regretfully, like the Triangle Shirtwaist fire 100 years ago, no one was punished for the deaths and injuries. Comment.

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