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If you -- your home after sandy but your neighbors didn't.
That's what's happening to many Staten Island homeowners including Stacy -- -- funny.
Her home is attached to a property left vacant after the storm that first -- going to be malls because I have a common law so that's number one and then also the fact that it's an -- and who's to say that there won't be -- and -- -- there's not going to be -- -- come -- -- -- -- come into -- -- from -- and -- -- -- -- -- travel -- -- -- -- -- the entire neighborhood.
They said 9/11.
The air quality was good.
Ten years later people passing away from all kinds of cancer.
Including my brother who has nine and that was the real force -- I don't wanna see that happening ten years later that people -- because the -- -- congressman Michael -- gathered frustrated residents today and asked the city to help.
-- says there are dozens of these properties some are owned by bank some by absentee landlords or homeowners waiting for a buyout.
The way you can put pressure on a bank that owns a home.
He's to have the city of New York's Health Department declared -- hazards now because it's -- -- you either.
Do what you have to do to remove that has -- -- that nuisance.
Or you're gonna pay for.
So eight months after sandy Staten Island residents are wondering what's growing in these abandoned homes and they're asking -- city for help cleaning it up in a statement the Health Department said -- in an abandoned home does not generally posed a health risk to neighbors.
Congressman Grimm is urging anyone in this city living near a flooded and abandoned property to call 311.
And let city officials know about it.
In New York beach Adrian -- -- Fox 5 News.
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