Sherri Lee’s toilet started flooding in late September. Less than a month later, the unfinished basement in her South Philadelphia apartment was a full-blown health hazard.
“It actually ended up pushing out feces,” said Lee during a recent visit to the Snyder Avenue row home she shares with her family.
A white utility sink on the opposite end of the room backed up too, sending raw sewage onto the floor and all over Lee’s clothes.
[For more on this story by Aaron Moselle, go to https://whyy.org/articles/new-...s-and-their-tenants/]