Fiction

100+ Tenants Caught In Lead Limbo

by Thomas Breen | Nov 15, 2018 1:54 pm

Thomas Breen photoSyreeta Nicholson’s second-youngest son Marque already had an elevated blood lead level two years ago when his family first moved into the single-family home at 489 Sherman Pkwy.

Marque’s blood lead level quintupled after just five months of living at the property.

It turns out at least 100 renters like Nicholson have moved into federally subsidized apartments without promised lead paint inspections.

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