Several homes have been affected by mine subsidence in Mount Oliver.
While five homes were initially evacuated and remain empty, around 20 altogether were affected by the land shift.
The Department of Environmental Protection said many did not have mine subsidence insurance.
For more information on applying for mine subsidence insurance, check the DEP’s website here.
Their maps are broken down by county and city and will help you determine if your structure is at risk.
To read the full story on the situation in Mount Oliver, click the link below:
Work Set To Begin On Mount Oliver Homes Damaged By Mine