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EPA began the Remediation Pilsen Soil/ Kramer Project

The EPA finally started the remediation of those homes that tested positive for lead in Pilsen in the radius between Allport St and Loomis St and between 18th Pl and 21st. Kramer Foundry at 1345 W 21st was found accountable by the  EPA thru a legal binding decree December 2015. Only about 5 homes will be done before they begin the remaining 54 homes the spring 2017
https://www.epa.gov/il/pilsen-area-soil-site

There is still time to get your property tested for Lead !

Soil Remediation Project in Pilsen

The area where the EPA would like to sample residential soil for lead levels. Photo courtesy US EPA.

This includes areas bounded by 18th Place to the north, an alley halfway between Allport Street and Racine Avenue to the east, 21st Street to the south, and Loomis Street to the west.

The U.S. EPA is asking some Pilsen residents for permission to sample their property for lead contamination as part of a soil remediation project in the area.

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EPA Open House: Get your property sampled for lead levels

The area where the EPA would like to sample residential soil for lead levels. Photo courtesy US EPA.
The area where the EPA would like to sample residential soil for lead levels. Photo courtesy US EPA.

The U.S. EPA is asking some Pilsen residents for permission to sample their property for lead contamination as part of a soil remediation project in the area. Continue reading EPA Open House: Get your property sampled for lead levels

Reunion Comunitaria en Pilsen, Enero 27, 2016, Miercoles

Courtesy U.S. EPA
Courtesy U.S. EPA

Reunion comunitaria en Pilsen sobre el Plomo 

EL USEPA, (Agencia de Proteccion Ambiental de Estados Unidos) tomara muestras de la tierra para medir el plomo en ciertas areas alredor de la fabrica Kramer que esta por la calle 1345 W. 21st st., demostradas en el imagen. Los estudios serian sin costa al dueno de casa.  Si conoce a alguien que vive cercas o al dueno.

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