CHICAGO (CBS) — A plan is finally in place to fix the mold, mice, and mismanagement at a Far South Side Section 8 low-income housing complex.
CBS 2 first broke the story earlier this month, exposing the living conditions at Concordia Place – which carries a main address of 13037 S. Daniel Dr. in the Riverdale neighborhood.READ MORE: Who Is Suspected FedEx Mass Shooter Brandon Scott Hole?
They said management agreed to address the issues and some repairs are already under way.READ MORE: Aurora Pop-Up Pantry Opens On Monday
But the full fix could take months.
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development will be requiring the owners to conduct a thorough inspection in April to ensure any and all issues are addressed.
“We’re going to boycott until it’s cleaned up,” Jackson said. “This is not the end. This is the beginning of a process.”MORE NEWS: Brandon Scott Hole Identified As Gunman Who Shot And Killed 8 People, Wounded 5 Others In Shooting At FedEx Facility In Indianapolis
We have reported on the issues at Concordia for weeks. But CBS 2 recently found proof of violations dating back years.