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NBC Chicago
CPS to Expand Testing After School Shows High Levels of LeadHealth Dr. Julie Morita called the incident “an isolated situation.” “We are n
CPS to Expand Testing After School Shows High Levels of Lead
NBC Chicago / Posted 7 days ago
Health Dr. Julie Morita called the incident “an isolated situation.” “We are not Flint, Michigan and what CPS and the Department of Water Management we have been doing is out of an abundance of caution," she said. "We know the vast majority of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago to test all public schools for lead after one shows high levelsexpanded testing was announced at CPS headquarters with officials from the Chic
Chicago to test all public schools for lead after one shows high levels
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
expanded testing was announced at CPS headquarters with officials from the Chicago Department of Public Health and Chicago Department of Water Management. The pilot testing program began in late April, when the city said water at district schools... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Flint’s water crisis a harbinger of larger lead problem in the U.S.also found that the vast majority of houses tested belonged to people who work
Flint’s water crisis a harbinger of larger lead problem in the U.S.
The Globe and Mail / Posted 24 days ago
also found that the vast majority of houses tested belonged to people who work for or had retired from Chicago’s Department of Water Management, the agency that would have to replace the pipes if the tests failed to meet safety... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Eyeing sustainability, Chicago hires first resilience officerand aging infrastructure. So who is Chicago’s first CRO? It’s Aaron Koch, form
Eyeing sustainability, Chicago hires first resilience officer
Chicago Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
and aging infrastructure. So who is Chicago’s first CRO? It’s Aaron Koch, formerly the deputy commissioner in the city’s Department of Water Management since 2012. "I've been in public service most of my life, and I'm drawn to the challenges... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Chicago, IL's Second-Lien Water Revs 'AA'; Outlook Negative5.3 million. The customer base is diverse and stable. With roughly 1,500 emplo
Fitch Rates Chicago, IL's Second-Lien Water Revs 'AA'; Outlook Negative
Business Wire / Posted a month ago
5.3 million. The customer base is diverse and stable. With roughly 1,500 employees, the system is managed by the department of water management, which also oversees the day-to-day operations of the sewer system. However, the water and... Read more
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