New York governor to send inspectors to NYC after deadly illness

August 7, 2015 7:49 PM

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NEW YORK New York Governor Andrew Cuomo will send state health inspectors to New York City on Saturday to help inspect cooling towers in response to a deadly outbreak of Legionnaires' disease, officials said on Friday.

The move, made in partnership with the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, came after city officials ordered owners of buildings with cooling towers to disinfect them within 14 days. The state is also providing building managers and landlords with free Legionella testing through Octo...

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