Madison declares year-old Far East Side apartment complex a nuisance

A little more than a year after its opening, a Far East Side Madison low-income housing complex has been declared a chronic nuisance, and its owner could face fines and other charges if changes aren’t made to improve quality of life and public safety there.

The 94-unit Harmony at Grandview Commons, 116 Milky Way, has been plagued by complaints about noise, disturbances and occasional violence almost since its opening in March 2019, and just last weekend saw a fight that resulted in the arrest of two people, according Ald. Lindsay Lemmer, whose 3rd District includes the area...

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Ken Notes: What do we expect when we segregate our socioeconomic poor into segregated housing where they have no pride of ownership, no incentive to improve, and no leadership or mentorship to guide them. This is not their problem this is our problem and we are failing...



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