Vacating tenant blocked hallways with abandoned property.

Position:DOB VIOLATIONS
 
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DOB issued a violation notice to landlord for obstruction of an exit passageway. The DOB inspector noted that he saw air conditioners and bicycles blocking the second means of egress for a first-floor apartment. He also said that radiators and household items blocked the exit passage of a fourth-floor apartment. Landlord claimed that the fourth-floor tenant had moved out the day before the violation was issued and had abandoned these items in the building. Landlord also argued that the radiators didn't block any doorway and that the items...

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