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Zuckerberg’s Home Improvement Irks Neighbors, ‘Under Siege’ in Own Homes



 

Zuckerberg’s Home Improvement Irks Neighbors, ‘Under Siege’ in Own Homes

Zuckerberg’s Home Improvement Irks Neighbors, ‘Under Siege’ in Own Homes
News from Breitbart News:

Zuckerberg bought a $ 10 million, 1920′s “fixer-upper” one block from Dolores Park in San Francisco in late 2012, and has reportedly been working on upgrading it ever since. However, the constant presence of contractors and construction noise and the inability to park in front of their own homes has Zuckerberg’s neighbors feeling frustrated.

“This is nothing short of a fortress,” one neighbor told the Chronicle.

According to the report, contractors working on Zuckerberg’s home have secured no less than ten construction permits from the city, totaling millions of dollars. Among them: a $ 750,000 permit for additions to the rear and side of the house, $ 720,000 for the construction of an office, media room, mud room, laundry room, and wet bar, as well as remodeling, and $ 65,000 for the remodeling of the kitchen and six bathrooms. 

Supervisor Scott Weiner, who represents the district where the home is located, told the Chronicle he has received complaints from residents about the noise and lack of parking. Wein…………… continues on Breitbart News

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Family shares cautionary tale after home improvement project leaves them in …
News from KYTX:

SMITH COUNTY (KYTX) - Imagine spending two weeks with no electricity in the East Texas summer. That’s how one couple’s cautionary tale begins.  

Michael Serice and his wife Teresa asked to be disconnected for a home improvement project. They weren’t expecting a fight to get the power turned back on. 

Their beef is with cherokee county electric coop.

“Very dictatorial,” Michael said. “Very authoritarian.”

A few weeks ago he asked for a temporary disconnection to repave a driveway. The project included moving that power line underground.

“We had a scheduled date to reconnect the underground wiring that we were putting in,” he said.

But Serice said that date came and went, and eventually he was told it could be six weeks to get plugged back in.

“We were stuck in a house with no electricity, no air conditioning and no ventilation,” Serice said. “So we could not live here.”

“You can always talk to somebody and always ask a lot of questions up front,” CCEC Director of Engineering Bart Bauer said.

Bauer said a simple re-connection after a project is quick and easy.

“But when you go from overhead to underground, you need to go through the process and get in line for underground service just like everyone else is,” he said.

Part of the dispute is who was suppos…………… continues on KYTX

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