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Yes. the fire happened 1/6/18 in bedroom in an apartment on the 8th floor. Water damage to bedroom directly beneath on 7th floor. I share wall with bedroom on 7th floor. mold smell developed in my apartment. water damaged apartment had ceiling damaged, and soaked wall to wall carpeting. coop board did nothing to repair water damaged bedroom for 7 weeks.I got sick with breathing problems, and have been displaced since 1/27/18

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