After years and years of neglect, roach and rat infestations and mismanagement, Alexander County Housing Authority units have been scheduled for demolition, leading 400-some individuals to find themselves unexpectedly uprooted and searching for housing ~ as affordable housing is virtually nonexistent in their hometown. (Vouchers are being provided for their relocation.) For the past two years, the Southern Illinoisan's investigative reporter Molly Parker has been covering this human travesty as it unfolds in Alexander County, in Southern Illinois. As of May 2017, no one has been charged for any of this gross mismanagement and disregard for human dignity. Read more in The Southern Illinoisan @ http://TheSouthern.com.