Red Hook Residents Frustrated Over Delay Cleaning Up Lead-Contaminated Playing FieldsOnce home to little league teams, football games and soccer matches, several of the Red Hook fields in Brooklyn now sit fenced off and seemingly abandoned.
Newark School District Sued Over Lead In Drinking WaterAttorney Joel Silberman says the lawsuit against Newark's public schools seeks class-action status and was filed in federal court Tuesday.
Parents Remain Concerned Following Lead Contamination In Schools' Drinking WaterThe Paterson School District tested nearly 600 water sources in 45 schools and 25 of those sources had elevated levels of lead.
Connecticut Senator Proposes Tax Credit To Help Homeowners Pay For Lead RemovalConnecticut Sen. Chris Murphy notes removing lead can be expensive, well above the means of many middle class homeowners
NJ Lawmakers Call For Water System Legislation In Wake Of Flint CrisisNew Jersey's water system could receive a boost under proposed legislation set to be introduced in Washington this week.
Environmentalist: Entire N.J. Town Should Be Tested For LeadLead levels in homes just outside a New Jersey superfund site have been found to be dangerously high and that has some observers demanding quick action.