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Need some advise please
I could really do with some advice, i will try and be as brief as possible, below is some background to my current predicament;
i have CP and use two crutches and wheelchair sometimes.
I live in a 3 story block of flats on the ground level. Due to Grenfell fire my local council has decided to carry out some upgrades to the front door of each apartment. These include no letterbox for post and door closer on each door. All mailboxes are to be situated outside by the main door and opened by key. Currently i get my post thru the letterbox and it is something i want to keep.
My issue is that i wont be able to collect my mail, plus the fact that i need my own door to stay open while i enter/exit my own apartment. I have repeatedly written to the council and keep getting the stock reply that no letterbox will be allowed and door closer must be fitted to comply with fire regulations.
What are my options and do i have any legal basis to challenge this? It is completely unfair to me that in the year 2020 a disabled person is expected to deal with this kind of situation. Does the council have any provision for tenants with disabilities as they seem to continually ignore my situation
Thanks in advance for taking the time to read this