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Resource ID: #28240
Subject: Housing
Source: Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting
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Date: 18-Jun

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Residents of a high-rise public housing complex for the elderly complained for years about the bedbugs. It was a relentless infestation that the housing authority paid little attention to, and the city's code enforcement officers insisted they weren't responsible for. Jacob Ryan used data and interviews with residents to show that the issue was pervasive -- and ignored.

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