Residents said they are grateful that the door is finally fixed but they said there are plenty of other problems with the building.
There appears to be a security issue at a city-owned building where a woman was slashed in the face.
The mailboxes, filled with dust and rust from a leaky pipe in the ceiling earlier in the week, have been touched up with paint and duct tape. The postal service finds this fix unacceptable.
A top New York City housing official reportedly resigned for using company letterhead to ask a judge for leniency for a family friend facing a long sentence.
84-year-old Emma Graham, a resident of the Roosevelt Houses, said she’s been forced to sleep in a chair to avoid getting bit by the creepy crawly menace in her bed.