Health concerns grow for Bronx family struggling with mold

Anger and frustration is growing for a Castle Hill family who says mold in their apartment is making them ill. According to Alesia Ward, she's

THE BRONX - Anger and frustration is growing for a Castle Hill family who says mold in their apartment is making them ill.

According to Alesia Ward, she's been trying to get the city Housing Authority (NYCHA) to get rid of mold in her bathroom for the last two years. She says she's developed asthma as a result and her 16-year-old son has a constant cough.

News 12 The Bronx reached out to NYCHA about the mold problem, but has not yet heard back.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Puerto Ricans in one Bronx community officially wrapped 1 Puerto Ricans wrap up holiday season in Kingsbridge
Tips to stay commited to your fitness resolution 2 Tips to stay committed to your fitness resolution
A 17-year-old boy was shot in the hand 3 Police: Teen shot after argument in the Bronx
Isaiah Williams is currently in the hospital recovering 4 Man recovering after deadly Boston Road crash
5 Neighborhood Brief for Jan. 15

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE