The legislation provides funding for education, but not directly to help landlords install new detectors — and PHA says cost is a big issue.
New mutual aid fund at the school near the Fairmount fire aims to help families — and combat student inequity
Bache-Martin Elementary is located in a well-off neighborhood, but the district considers 90% of its enrollment economically disadvantaged.
The housing authority has a huge portfolio of so-called “scatter sites,” which were long neglected.
The blaze tore through a home owned by PHA, taking 12 lives — eight of them children.