Eleanor Dowe’s family said she had to take the stairs from her 19th floor apartment earlier this month, because the elevators didn’t work at the Webster Houses.READ MORE: New York Weather: CBS2’s 12/9 Thursday Morning Forecast
Dowe suffered from kidney failure and was heading to dialysis when she slipped and hit her head.David Banks To Be Named New York City Schools Chancellor
Her family says NYCHA is accountable since Dowe had filed complaints about the elevators.
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