Increased Security Planned for Minneapolis Public Housing Complex   KSTP com

EXCERPT: “The Cedars apartment complex is conveniently located right next to a light rail station in the Cedar Riverside neighborhood. ‘There’s a lot of pass-through traffic, people cut through the property,’ said Jeff Horwich, the director of policy and external affairs for Minneapolis Public Housing Authority. It’s causing safety concerns, so the housing authority plans to spend $825,000 to build a fence around the property, install 17 new security cameras and add vestibules around the entrances. ‘Both to control access around the exterior perimeter of the property and access to the buildings themselves,’ Horwich said. ‘Preventing people from slipping into the building when they’re not supposed to be there.'” FULLSTORY: