Lead Action Plan

Michael Mroziak, WBFO

Partners who last year united to identify and address lead poisoning risks for children offered a progress report Tuesday, and announced the launch of a new community engagement campaign reaching out to property owners and tenants.

Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo

Erie County has one of the highest blood lead testing rates in New York state. And most children with Elevated Lead Levels live in the city of Buffalo. That's according to a new report released by the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo and several partners including the city and the county.