EPA Begins The Removal Of Lead Contaminated Soil In East ChicagoThe Environmental Protection Agency announced Monday plans to remove lead and arsenic from the East Chicago USS Lead Superfund site.
More Bad News For Some East Chicago Residents: Lead In The WaterThe EPA has found that 18 out of 43 homes it recently tested had lead in the water. CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.
2 Investigators: Cost Of Replacing Lead Service Lines Is On Chicago Home OwnersOther cities have programs that help owners replace the dangerous material. Not Chicago. CBS 2's Pam Zekman reports.
Lead Found In Chicago Park District Water Fountains, SinksOfficials believe the lead in the Chicago Park District fountains and sinks could be caused by older, lead-based pipes.
More Than 200 East Chicago Homes Contain High Levels Of Lead, ArsenicMore than 400 homes in East Chicago, Indiana were tested, and more than 200 families learned their homes were contaminated with lead.
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.