Sioux City Awarded Money For Lead-Removal
by Associated Press
June 29, 2013 2:34 PM
A city program that helps remove lead from older buildings has received a $2.5 million federal grant.
The Neighborhood Services Department was awarded the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Lead Hazard Control Grant.
The money is for owner-occupied and rental units. People can apply to get money for removing lead paint and other items.
Properties have to be built before 1978 and have a child under age 6 living there. Applicants also have to meet income rules.
Those interested in participating may call 712-279-6328 for more information.