The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has awarded St. Louis County Government $2,496,364 for lead remediation in residential properties.
The Office of Community Development was awarded $2,396,364 in Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control grant program funding and an additional $100,000 in healthy homes initiative funding. St. Louis County Office of Community Development will address lead hazards in 200 housing units, and will also perform healthy homes assessments in 20 units.
In total, HUD awarded more than $112 million in grants nationwide to 39 local and state government agencies and research institutions as part of this announcement ensuring families safe places to live.
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