News Story (Connecticut)
New Haven Independent
June 7, 2019
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Tags: Lead Poisoning
Organizations mentioned/involved: New Haven Legal Assistance Association (CT)
Their lawyers from New Haven Legal Assistance (NHLAA) went to court Friday seeking a preliminary injunction to have the city stop using a new more relaxed standard for deciding when to order a landlord to clean up lead paint.
For the first time, Harp administration officials acknowledged in court Friday that they did in fact change policy, in hopes of saving money. They raised the threshold to 20 micrograms per deciliter.