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NYCHA Hasn't Performed Lead Paint Inspections In Over A Year

NYCHA Put Thousands Of Children At Risk For Lead Poisoning Because It Failed To Perform Lead Paint Inspections

NYCHA has failed to perform lead paint inspection for over a year and Mayor de Blasio knew about. 173 more words


7 Food-Themed Halloween Costumes Guaranteed To Get You Laid

With Halloween swiftly approaching, there are a ton of questions about picking a costume. How much work do you feel like putting in? Scary or funny? 400 more words


Boise is full of houses with lead paint. Should you be concerned?

Original:  Idaho Statesman,  August 02, 2017

Lead is a natural element — a metal. But, like many things in nature, it’s toxic. No amount of exposure to it is considered safe. 1,450 more words


CN Sep 7 2017

Michael Hawthorne’s not too worried that Chicago will have to deal with a Houston-like 50-inch rainfall any time in the near future. But Chicago, like Houston, has a lot of impermeable paving, endless parking lots and massive buildings with acres of roofs. 1,846 more words

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Professional Lead Paint Inspection Can Reveal Hidden Dangers Before Ill Health Effects Occur

The purpose that lead in paint served was straightforward: Use it as a pigment, force the coat to dry faster and give it a better chance at resisting corrosion. 406 more words


HUD Secretary Ben Carson Tackles Lead Paint Problem In Baltimore

BALTMORE (WJZ)– HUD secretary and former Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon Ben Carson checked up on lead paint removal in Baltimore Thursday.

Carson expressed personal interest in what he calls the devastating effects of lead poisoning in children. 285 more words


Fort Worth Program Keeping Kids Safe From Lead

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – There’s a danger lurking in some North Texas homes, hiding in plain sight and targeting children. Now the City of Fort Worth is stepping in to help and educate. 296 more words