Pelham Parkway tenants fume over busted elevators

Tenants who live at 1540 Pelham Parkway say they're forced to live with broken elevators in their building, and some worry that it's a safety

THE BRONX - Tenants who live at 1540 Pelham Parkway say they're forced to live with broken elevators in their building, and some worry that it's a safety hazard.

Residents say they've been told that the elevators will be out of service for the next two months.

Tenants who live on the sixth floor say it's a huge inconvenience to walk up and down the stairs every time they go out. Elderly tenants say they feel trapped in their homes.

Residents tell News 12 The Bronx that the elevators break down several times each year.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

In the video, at least a dozen people 1 City Island restaurant brawl captured on video
Weekend Travel Advisory, 2/24 to 2/26 2 Weekend Travel Advisory, 2/24 to 2/26
The victim's family tells News 12 emergency officials 3 VIDEO: Fatal apartment fire on Andrews Avenue
Shirley Annita Chisholm was the African-American Congresswoman from 4 Black History Month: Shirley Anita Chisholm
A missing 6-year-old Bridgeport girl may have been 5 Father accused of abducting daughter in police custody

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