Cleveland Lead Advocates for Safe Housing


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Wednesday, July 24th from 2PM-7PM. GET THE LEAD OUT OF CLEVELAND HEIGHTS RENTAL PROPERTIES and Prevent Lead Poisoning at Cleveland Heights Community Center Rotunda, One Monticello Boulevard. THIS IS A FREE EVENT FOR TENANTS and OWNERS/LANDLORDS. REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED. there's more...

Presentations at 3:00 and 6:00 pm by Zach Ravanelli from the City’s Housing Preservation Office on why lead poisoning is so dangerous and what the City’s doing about it.

• Get your questions answered by the City’s Housing Preservation Office.

• Talk with experts from lead safety organizations and companies.

Contact Zach Ravanelli at 216 990 2176 or email to: Ravanelli@clevelandheights.gov

Saturday, July 27, 2024. 10 AM-1PM. US EPA presents SoilShop. Visit the Kentucky Gardens at West 38th and Franklin in Cleveland's Ohio City. Everyone is welcome, first come first serve for soil sampling. There's convenient access to residents of the Clark Fulton, Westown and Detroit Shoreway neighborhoods. In addition to having soil samples screened for lead, visitors can get lead safety information, take a tour of the historic Kentucky Gardens, and participate in EPA presentations on lead safe practices and pesticide safety. Visit here to get instructions on preparing a sample.

Other upcoming up in August

Two Soilshop events on August 10th, and August 24th. Watch for an event near you.

Cleveland Lead Advocates for Safe Housing (CLASH) is an all volunteer, largely self funded coalition of 10 community based organizations, working to make Cleveland Lead Safe. 

CLASH is fighting for the full and timely implementation of the Cleveland Lead Safe Certificate ordinance and expanding child lead testing for Clevelanders who are at risk of lead poisoning.

If you want to make a donation by mail, send your check to CLASH c/o NEOBHC, 18115 Harvard Road, Cleveland 44128.