Housing Policy

Government Care in Action: Fire Alarm Blares for 15 Hours at Public Housing Complex

Housing authority did not have key to room where alarm was.


A fire alarm that blared for more than 15 hours at a Pittsburgh-area public housing complex has finally been shut off.

Residents of Glenshaw Gardens in Wilkinsburg say the alarm's strobe lights began flashing and a high-pitched screech began sounding Sunday evening when a resident burned some popcor