The fourth floor of the Red Roof Inn felt like a city block on a recent Friday night, as families spilled from their rooms into the hallway. Doors were propped open. Chihuahuas skittered around on the carpet, and a cluster of teenage boys had claimed a spot by the elevators, a speaker thumping with hip-hop.
"Time Is Running Out for Puerto Ricans Sheltering in Hotels" is from the February 12, 2018 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Rick Rojas and Luis Ferré Sadurní and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.