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Toronto renters criticize remote security system

In two Toronto apartment buildings, residents are reporting that homeless people have been able to take up residence in basement bathrooms and laundry rooms.


According to a story on CBC News, residents at the Bloor Street West and Spadina Avenue-area apartment towers say the problems began when management, Starlight Investments, got rid of their human security guards in favour of a video camera-based security system around two years ago.

Tenant Josh Benzacar told CBC News the new system of cameras and microphones isn’t working.

Read the full story here.

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