Sandpiper Cove problems

Margaret O’Neal, left, and Larry Briggs wait for generators to turn on their electricity at Sandpiper Cove Apartments in Galveston on March 21, 2019, when residents of the apartment complex were without power for four days.

GALVESTON

Two companies are gearing up to completely renovate Compass Pointe Apartments, a property that’s long been a thorn in the side of city leaders and residents.

Keri Heath: 409-683-5241; keri.heath@galvnews.com or on Twitter @HeathKeri.

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Walter Dannenmaier

The poverty industry remains a pillar of the economy here in Galveston, and with 43 million unemployed and counting, it's a growth industry.

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