FLORIDA – Condo association tells woman her Bahamian friends displaced by Dorian aren’t welcome
WPTV5: Condo association tells woman her Bahamian friends displaced by Dorian aren’t welcome
By Andrew Lofholm
September 20, 2019
TEQUESTA, Fla. — A woman trying to take in long time family friends who were displaced from the Bahamas by Hurricane Dorian, is being told by her condo association that it’s against rules, and if she keeps it up, she’ll start getting daily fines.
Donell Pubien’s home in Abaco is still standing, but barely. There are gaping holes in the roof and the walls are wrapped by water. It’s unlivable.
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“Rocks would fly through and sound like shotgun bullets,” he said in an interview. “This hurricane was really devastating.”
He and his family have been close friends with Teena Lavalvo for about 10 years. They would come to visit her often over the years.
Lavalvo helped arrange for a private plane to take them off the island. The rest of his family went to stay at his sister’s … Read more: