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Parramore leader sues Orlando over health problems at low-income housing project

Parramore leader sues Orlando over health problems at low-income housing project

Residents in Orlando's Parramore neighborhood know Lynn Nicholson for his involvement with the community. The sprightly 72-year-old helped found the city's first community garden and serves on the Mayor's Committee on Aging. When people need a place to stay for the night, they find Nicholson. Now he's also the face of a lawsuit against the city over a low-income housing project where he lives. The lawsuit, filed recently in Orange County Circuit Court, alleges that improper construction of his town house allowed mold to flourish between its walls, making Nicholson ill with sinus infections and laryngitis. "I only noticed [the mold] after I started feeling sick,...

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