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Enviro-Mich message from "Alex J. Sagady & Associates" <ajs@sagady.com>

Date: Fri, 4 Apr 2003 17:29:24 -0500
Subject: [r5news] EPA to Update Community on Lead Screening Project
To: "r5news" <r5news@lists.epa.gov>
From: "Karen Reshkin" <reshkin.karen@epamail.epa.gov>

Reply-To: "r5news" <r5news@lists.epa.gov>

                 U.S. EPA REGION 5 NEWS RELEASE

CONTACT: Dave Novak, (312) 886-7478

For Immediate Release
No. 03-OPA046

EPA to Update Community on Lead Screening Project

CHICAGO (Apr. 4, 2003) -- U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 5
and its state, city and county partners will host an informational
neighborhood meeting from 7 to 9 p.m., Wednesday, April 9, in the Atkinson
Elementary School auditorium, 5900 Hilldale St., Detroit.

Since late March, EPA and its partners have been in the Krainzwood
community as part of the Detroit Lead Deposition Screening Project to
sample yards to assess potential airborne lead contamination from the
Master Metals Superfund site at 4740 East Nevada St.  At the upcoming
meeting, residents will be updated on the project past and future and on
the status of the Master Metals cleanup.

EPA has an office at 17825 Ryan Road that will be open from 1 to 3 p.m.
Monday through Friday. Questions and concerns can be recorded at (313)
368-2871 or by contacting EPA Community Involvement Coordinator Dave Novak
(312) 886-7478, toll free at (800) 621-8431 or by e-mail

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