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NYCHA failed to inspect apartments for lead paint for years: report

The New York City Housing Authority failed to inspect apartments for lead paint for years, but falsely claimed that it did, according to a new report by the city’s Department of Investigations. “Since the Housing Authority learned it wasn’t in full compliance with lead-based paint regulations and reporting, it has taken steps to address the underlying issues,” a NYCHA spokesperson told the New York Daily News. “We owe our residents better, and we’ll take today’s […]

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