$63 Million in Grants Now Available to Replace Private Lead Water Lines
At least 150,000 Wisconsin homes still have lead water service lines, although the number could be as high as 450,000, according to the Environmental Defense Fund.

A new Wisconsin DNR program is giving out $63 million dollars to help homeowners replace those lines.

Cities can apply for the grant money, then pass it along to homeowners to replace lead service lines into their homes....

Ken Notes: That is only $420 / per home so not enough to fix the problem. Actually not a serious problem in most areas as long as the water supply does not change. Just do not change the source because if the mineral deposits flake off you are the new Flint Michigan... Every community needs a strategy now...

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