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Thousands More NYC Children in NYCHA Apartments Face Lead Paint Exposure Than Previously Stated

Thousands more children face lead paint exposure in NYCHA apartments than originally thought, the housing authority has found. In 2018, the authority found 3,000 apartments where children under 6 lived were contaminated with lead paint. However on Thursday, federal monitor Bart Schwartz revealed that  number was actually 9,000. Shwartz was appointed to oversee the nation’s […]