Calumet Lead Crisis Update – 24 Aug

With so much attention focused on the West Calumet Complex, homeowners and long-time residents elsewhere in the Calumet community are rightfully frustrated and upset about many things. WBEZ Northwest Indiana bureau chief Michael Puente heard from those who are dealing with stress and anxiety caused not from having to move, but from being stuck in an environment that is poisoning them.

A video published this morning by the Associated Press reminds us that many in West Calumet Complex are losing the only community they know:

East Chicago residents have put out an APB for their elected officials:

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