Canton Has $3 Million to Remediate Lead in City’s Older Homes

CANTON, Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – The city of Canton has $3 million in HUD money to do lead remediation in homes built before 1978.

If there’s a child under six or a pregnant woman in such a home and the lead paint hazard has not been reduced, you’ll want to contact the Lead Safe Canton Program.

You can apply online or call 330 489-3344.

The HUD-funded program sends a “lead risk assessor” to the house to determine if some remediation needs to be done.

Also, any small home repairs may be covered under the Healthy Homes program… More at