Sen. Blumenthal calls for accountability after complaints of bedbugs, rats at Norwalk senior apartment complex
Sen. Richard Blumenthal is
demanding answers following a host of complaints about bedbugs and rats at a
senior apartment complex in Norwalk.
A group called Fix Cedar Court Now! says residents
have been making the same complaints for months, but nothing has been done to
address the problems.
Resident Robert Pascarelli
says the complex is retaliating against him because he blew the whistle by
contacting the Health Department.
"If I could get out of there I would, but I'm
on social security, you can't get into any other senior housing, the list are
four, five years, some of them," he says.
Blumenthal says the owner of the property needs to fix things as soon as
"Cedar Court receives
federal money. It ought to be held accountable for providing decent housing
with that taxpayer money," he says.
reached out to the complex for comment.