Testing finds lead in the water at 20 more Chicago public schools, and other news
by Kate Shepherd, originally posted on July 18, 2016
Chicago Public Schools’ lead problem keeps growing. High levels of lead were found in the water during tests in 20 additional schools, the district announced Friday. The news means that 75 CPS schools have more lead in the water than federal limits allow. The district has informed parents of students at the schools in question about the lead levels.