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CPS lead

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Pilsen »

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has been investigating lead contamination in Pilsen since 2011.

The Loop »

Only one of the 324 schools to be tested still awaits results, but 112 failed initial lead tests.

The Loop »

Onahan had four fountains fail, but CPS said the water may have been turned off before testing.

Pilsen »

The school is the second Pilsen elementary school to test positive for elevated lead levels. 

The Loop »

The district said it had tested all 324 schools built before new lead standards took effect in 1986.

Uptown »

The water from the fountains at Courtenay has been turned off, CPS said.

Downtown »

There's no easy solution to lead-contaminated water, but CPS can take steps in the meantime.