WEST ORANGE, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Some New Jersey residents say they have just been evacuated due to the remnants of Hurricane, even though the storm hit six weeks ago.
Chopper 2 was over an apartment complex on Northfield Avenue inon Thursday morning. An earlier rockslide damaged cars and compromised an apartment building’s structure, .
“They were just knocking on people’s doors and telling us to get out, that we had to evacuate, get as much as we can,” Agustina Parra said.
“Now, everybody’s scrambling to find some place to live,” Ray Bell added.
For now, the tenants are being put in a hotel, but that’s just until Saturday.
A meeting between the mayor and tenants is scheduled for later Thursday.