Modesto City building official Bert Lippert and Phoenix Avenue resident Julie Erickson discuss boarded up home next door to her's and one of more than two dozen the city wants brought back up to code or condemned. McClatchy jjardine@modbee.com
Modesto City building official Bert Lippert and Phoenix Avenue resident Julie Erickson discuss boarded up home next door to her's and one of more than two dozen the city wants brought back up to code or condemned. McClatchy jjardine@modbee.com

There’s nothing right about housing blight, but the battle never ends

September 03, 2016 04:19 PM