Collapsed drain fixed at 188th Street, Elm Place in Fordham

A collapsed drain that had created hazardous walking conditions for Fordham residents has finally been fixed. The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) repaired the broken,

A collapsed, trash-fileld drain was fixed after more

A collapsed, trash-fileld drain was fixed after more than two months.

THE BRONX - A collapsed drain that had created hazardous walking conditions for Fordham residents has finally been fixed.

The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) repaired the broken, trash-filled catch basin at 188th Street and Elm Place over the weekend.

News 12 first called attention to the issue and neighbors' complaints back in February.  

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