Onondaga County receives $5.6 million in funding to fight lead

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ONONDAGA COUNTY, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — Onondaga County has gotten $5.6 million from the federal government to help those in Central New York living with lead. 

Five million will go towards reducing lead hazards in buildings. The remaining $600,000 will go towards supplemental funds for “Healthy Homes.” 

This grant coming just months after Syracuse partnered with the county, earning a $4.2 million grant earlier this year.

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