Belleville, NJ To Distribute Water Filters To Most Vulnerable ResidentsThey use the same tap water that is provided to Newark, which has been dealing with ongoing lead water crises.
Newark Water Crisis: Murphy Seeks $500 Million Bond To Replace Lead Paint, PipesGov. Phil Murphy has laid out a strategy to tackle the state's ongoing lead crisis. On Thursday, he announced a multi-faceted plan to make the state's water system lead free within 10 years.
Newark Water Crisis: Mayor Of Belleville, N.J. Puts Up Billboard Demanding State Provide HelpTens of thousands residents of Belleville, N.J. use the same tap water that is provided to Newark residents, who are struggling to fix an ongoing lead crisis in the city.
Newark Water Crisis: City To Announce $120 Million Bond Program To Speed Up Lead Pipe ReplacementSources told CBS2 officials will be fast tracking the process to replace thousands of old lead pipes to get safe water for residents faster than expected.
Newark Water Crisis: How Lead Can Affect Your ChildrenLead exposure can bring on quite a few health defects, but there are preventive measures you can take to reduce the risk. Dr. Judy Aschner of the Hackensack University Medical Center explains how.
Newark Water Crisis: City Again Handing Out Bottles, But Residents Say Communication Remains PoorThere is more frustration in New Jersey largest city, where thousands of people are dealing with a water emergency.
Newark Water Crisis: Angry Resident Speak Out On Lead, 'Almost Like Flint, Michigan'There are water worries in New Jersey's largest city after officials detected high levels of lead.
Newark Water Crisis: High Levels Of Lead Found, Prompting Safety ConcernsThe city says it will continue to offer free water testing to impacted homeowners.
Newark Breaks Ground On $75 Million Project To Remove 1,500 Lead Service Lines On Private PropertyLead service lines are being replaced in Newark to modernize the city's infrastructure.
'An All Hands On Deck Effort': Newark Distributing Free Lead Filters To Protect At-Risk ResidentsOfficials are going door to door to properties with known or suspected lead service lines to hand out the filters.
Excessive Lead Shuts Down Fountains, Sinks At Clarkstown SchoolsDozens of drinking fountains and sinks have been shut off in the Clarkstown School District, after high levels of lead were found in the water.
N.J. DEP Submits Plan To Test Water For Lead At Newark SchoolsA plan has been launched to thoroughly test the water for lead at public schools in Newark.
Seen At 11: Lead Poisoning In The SuburbsThere’s a mystery in the suburbs. An entire family recently became sick with scary symptoms that left them with irreparable damage. They believe it came from their water. Could your family be at risk?