Lead In Water

Newark Press Conference
New Jersey Governors Office
Sean Adams
August 26, 2019 - 1:13 pm
Officials on Monday announced a $120 million plan to tackle Newark’s lead crisis.
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Newark Mayor Mayor Ras Baraka
Ethan Harp/WCBS 880
August 19, 2019 - 2:48 pm
Newark's mayor says it could take another month before additional testing is completed on lead levels in the city's water supply.
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Newark water crisis lawyers
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
August 15, 2019 - 1:01 pm
Newark's response to lead in tap water moved to a federal courtroom Thursday.
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Bottled water
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August 14, 2019 - 3:00 pm
New Jersey authorities are working with federal officials to determine how widespread lead in Newark's drinking water might be.
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Tap Water
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November 08, 2018 - 3:07 pm
Elevated levels of lead have turned up in the Newark water supply this week, and city officials on Thursday defended their response to the problem.
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