The IRE website will be unavailable while we complete routine maintenance on Friday, December 17 from 8-10 am CT.
IRE favicon

Shop

Resource ID: #12792
Subject: Children
Source: WTLV-TV (Jacksonville, Fla.)
Affiliation: 
Date: 

$0.00

Description

WTLV-TV's investigation into the lead poisoning of children in the Jacksonville area. The investigation found that 16 parks, including many school playgrounds contained dangerous amounts of lead. As a result, parks were shut down and all contaminated equipment will be replaced at a cost of $2.5 million. (Nov., Dec., 1995)

141 Neff Annex   |   Missouri School of Journalism Columbia, MO 65211   |   573-882-2042   |   info@ire.org   |   Privacy Policy
apartmentpenciluserscalendar-fullcrossmenu linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram