Geneva Eaton says she has lost any hope that the Richmond Housing Authority will help with problems at its Hacienda apartment complex, from mouse and cockroach infestations to squatters and long-ignored maintenance needs.“I wanna go someplace else, but I don’t have anywhere else to go,” she says. “They treat us like animals here.”

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Residents live in filth, fear in mismanaged Bay Area public housing