Indiana Lawmaker: East Chicago Lead Problem Mirrors Flint CrisisSaturday, hundreds of residents of the West Calumet Housing Complex showed up to a meeting to find out what happens next.
Lead Concerns Force East Chicago Kids To Change SchoolsHundreds of East Chicago, Ind. students have been forced to attend a new school because of lead contaminated soil at their old school.
East Chicago Child's Lead Results Come More Than A Year After TestingTwo-year-old Samira Allen's mom was notified in July of the dangerously high amount of lead in her blood more than a year after being tested at a state clinic, CBS2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.
City Seeking Volunteers To Test For Lead While Replacing Water MainsThe city of Chicago is looking for volunteers who want their water tested for lead, but for this testing, don't call the city, the city will call you.
EPA Begins More Thorough Tests Of Lead At East Chicago Housing ComplexInvestigators have begun examining tiny particles of dust at a northwest Indiana apartment complex contaminated with lead, to determine how widespread the problem is.
EPA To Start Lead Cleanup At East Chicago, Ind. Housing ComplexHundreds of residents of the West Calumet site learned the dirt their children have been playing in has lead levels 10 times higher than the federal safety standard.
East Chicago Public Housing Complex Has Lead Problem, EPA WarnsThe mayor of East Chicago sent a letter to residents suggesting people move to protect their health.
Latest List Of Chicago Schools With High Lead Levels In Water More Chicago schools are turning up with elevated levels of lead.
Number Of Chicago Schools With High Lead Levels Rises To 14Two more Chicago schools have tested for high lead levels in their water, bringing to 14 the number facilities with readings above federal guidelines.
Chicago Releases Results Of Home Lead TestsThe lead contaminated water scandal in Flint, Mich., has prompted hundreds of Chicagoans to take advantage of a little known city service -- free water quality testing.
In Chicago Homes, More Concerns About Lead Levels In WaterA CBS 2 investigation last week revealed a family had high lead levels in their water and the city didn't tell them about it for months.
CPS Turns Off Water At Tanner Elementary School, Citing Concerns About High Lead LevelsThe announcement came Friday as CPS announced plans to test lead levels district wide.