Boston city inspectors issued about 2,800 fines for sanitary code violations, more than 100 abatement orders, and 20 fines for housing code infractions during college students’ busy move-in period in such neighborhoods as Allston and Brighton. In addition, the city scheduled condemnation hearings for three properties as officials cracked down on landlords during Labor Day weekend. Despite the high numbers, city officials said the figures appear to be lower than in prior years.
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