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Learn About Lead Contamination in Auburn Gresham

March 25, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Want to learn more about lead in your community? We’re partnering with the Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation to share how you can reduce lead in your home, stay informed and keep your loved ones safe.

Led by City Bureau reporter Nissa Rhee, join us at Thurgood Marshall Library to hear from local experts, get your questions answered, tell your story and find out what’s next.

See our 20-page “Living With Lead” special report on lead poisoning in Chicago here:

Guest speakers:
– City Bureau’s Nissa Rhee on lead in Chicago’s ecosystem
– Northwestern University’s Dr. Helen Binns’ on protecting our children from lead exposure
– Public Health and Safety, Inc’s Nicholas Peneff on renovating your home to be lead safe
– DePaul University’s James Montgomery on the lead in your soil

FREE and open to all. Refreshments will be provided.


March 25, 2017
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Event Category:


City Bureau


Thurgood Marshall Library
7506 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL 60620 United States
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