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October 19, 2017
October 19, 2017 | Jason Fernandes For the past four years, tenants in the five-building complex above the Congress Heights metro station have dealt with horrific conditions: cockroaches, rats, bedbugs, persistent flooding, roofs caving in. One resident told The Washington Post that “feces backed into her bathtub more than a dozen times – including once while bathing her 1-year-old.” Ruth Barnwell, a 73-year-old resident and...