Students struggle to get maintenance assistance in campus apartments

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UC Berkeley students living in campus's apartment complexes have raised concerns regarding issues with maintenance requests.

According to a UC Berkeley subreddit page, some residents of campus’ Channing-Bowditch apartments have been living with broken lights and plumbing problems for a few weeks. Attempts to contact the emergency maintenance team have been unsuccessful, according to the post thread, with students reportedly being told the maintenance team is understaffed and unable to provide a timeline for response to requests.  
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