‘Mold, mildew, mushrooms’: NYCHA resident says she has to wear mask in her own bathroom

THE BRONX — Sandra Ortiz lives at the Betances Houses in the Bronx and said she wears a mask when she goes into her bathroom.

“I have mold, mildew and mushrooms. It’s been close to two years,” Ortiz said.

A spokesperson for the New York City Housing Authority said the management team had a vendor issue, and this week managers with be in touch with Ortiz about repairs.

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