DC Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton Sounds Alarm On Homes In Disrepair In Northwest
DC Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton sounds alarm on homes in disrepair in Northwest
DC Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton sounds alarm on homes in disrepair in Northwest (ABC7)
WASHINGTON (ABC7) —
DC’s delegate to Congress is urging the State Department to take action over abandoned, decaying buildings owned by foreign governments.
A letter from Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D – DC) highlights a number of properties in Northwest Washington that have been abandoned, in one case for well over a decade.
“When these buildings become vacant, run down or otherwise fall below the standards of other buildings in the area, they may pose health and safety risks and depress property values,” Norton wrote in a …