1 Of 2 Elevators At Civic Towers Finally Fixed In Time For ThanksgivingFor days, the elderly people living in the Civic Towers apartment building have been without working elevators. Many of them are stuck in their apartments, unable to get up and down the stairs. Now, just in time for Thanksgiving, one of the elevators is back up and working.
Elevator Problems Causing Hardship For Miami High-Rise Residents”It’s very hard, especially to older people living here," said Armando Garces, who lives on the eighth floor of the Civic Towers Apartments at 1855 NW 15th Avenue, a HUD Section 8 rental assistance building with nearly 200 units.
Cavalry Arrives To Help Apartment Residents Camped Out In Parking Lot Of Condemned BuildingsThere was more cavalry than those needing help at the Civic Towers public housing complex Wednesday, condemned by the city after Irma.