Randy Pench/ rpench@sacbee.com

Carpenter Justin McAmoil cuts apart pieces of a balcony – which was not properly repaired – before he can completely rebuild the structure at the at Hunters Point Apartments on Tuesday, September 10, 2013 in West Sacramento, Calif. The city of West Sacramento has shut down several apartments for unsafe balconies. More than a dozen residents of the West Sacramento apartment complex have been displaced for nearly a week after the city deemed the units unsafe.

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