In this March 8, 2011 photo, Kevin Gaines, a resident at an apartment building on Cruger Avenue, shows reporters some of the repair work that has been done on the building in New York. Proposed ... more 
In this March 8, 2011 photo, Kevin Gaines, a resident at an apartment building on Cruger Avenue, shows reporters some of the repair work that has been done on the building in New York. Proposed federal cuts could decimate New York City’s housing enforcement efforts, forcing tenants who live in hazardous conditions and decaying apartments to wait longer for help and preventing the city from paying for emergency repairs and suing negligent landlords. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Seth Wenig
Fri, Mar 11, 2011 4:36 PM EST