Mpls. Gets $3.4M To Rid Low-Income Homes Of Lead-Based Paint, HazardsThe City of Minneapolis will be ridding 280 low-income homes of lead-based paint and other hazards, thanks to a $3.4 million grant from the U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The city says the funds will be focused on homes with children under 6 who already have been lead poisoned.
Hennepin Co., Mpls. Get $6.8M To Fight Lead In HomesHennepin County and the City of Minneapolis has received $6.8 million in federal grants to help remove lead from thousands of homes.
Minneapolis Mayor Visits White House For Disaster ReliefMinneapolis Mayor R T Rybak is busy in Washington DC today, meeting with HUD officials and later with the President.