Lead exposure in children and pregnant women can cause serious health problems. And even though lead paint was outlawed in 1978, Duluth has old housing stock where most of the homes were built before that. Rachel Loeffler-Kemp -- Duluth League of Women Voters member and Program Coordinator with the American Lung Association, and she says there's an event coming up next week that should put parents' minds at ease.
Free Lead Testing Event Information:
When: Wednesday - April 29, 2015
Where: Myers-Wilkins Elementary School