LEAD-FREE MV IS NOW LOCATED AT THE
Utica Neighborhood Housing Services, 1611 Genesee Street, Utica, NY 13501
Office Phone: 315-724-4197 | Office Hours: Mon – Thurs from 8:00a - 4:30p | Website: unhs.org
Landlords and realtors must divulge lead risks in properties
Lead-based paint hazards must be disclosed before leases take effect and contracts must include a lead warning statement.
Local contractors must be
RRP or abatement certified
Contractors that disturb painted surfaces in structures built before 1978 need to be certified in lead safe work practices
Medical providers must screen children at a high risk for lead poisoning
All children in New York State
are required to be tested
for lead poisoning at
age 1 and 2 .