Indiana Resident: Lead-Tainted Home Safer Than Moving To Violent ChicagoSome places East Chicago, Indiana resident Akeeshia Daniels refuses to go – like Chicago's Altgeld Gardens housing complex. CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.
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.
Gov. Holcomb Tours Lead Contaminated East Chicago Housing ComplexIndiana Governor Eric Holcomb toured the lead contaminated West Calumet Housing Complex and listened to resident concerns.
State Of Emergency Declared In East Chicago After Lead ContaminationGov. Eric Holcomb has declared a state of emergency for the East Chicago Superfund site after lead contamination was found in the area.
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.
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.
East Chicago Students Make Move To New Building Over Lead ConcernsMonday is the first day of classes for hundreds of students in East Chicago, Indiana, but they won’t be going to their school, due to lead contamination on their campus.
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.
East Chicago School Shuts Down Over Lead ConcernsSafety concerns at Carrie Gosch Elementary School over lead poisoning has shut the school down and left 430 students to be shuttled elsewhere.
East Chicago Residents Promised Help Moving From Lead Contaminated HousingLots of promises for help with health and housing for residents of a lead contaminated housing complex.
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.