Closed: April 19
Reopened: April 20
History: No citations are listed in city records dating back to 1999.
Health Department Says: evidence of rodents and no hot water
Business Says: Yes, we have a water problem. A sign on the door of the fast-food joint on April 20 said, “KFC will be closed until tomorrow We appolgize Sorry.” Martine Aujour, an assistant manager, said that a plumber had been working on the pipes for a day and that she planned to open that evening. “We fix it, then we reopen,” Aujour said. “That’s why I’m here—to work my shift.” She denied that the health department had anything to do with the closure. “There’s no rodent problem,” she said. “Whoever gave you that has bad information.”