Legionnaires’ disease

New case of Legionnaires’ detected in Melrose

A tenant at Melrose Houses has fallen ill with Legionnaires’ disease. Residents say it’s the fourth case of the disease at 681 Courtlandt Ave. in the last month, prompting them to ask why the building’s cooling tower wasn’t tested until now.

Anxiety rises over Legionnaires’ outbreak

Bronxites had a chance to sound off over concerns about Legionnaires’ disease at a Town Hall on Aug. 3. The borough president and the mayor both say legislative changes are on the way to clean suspect HVAC cooling towers.