Chicago Tonight

State Lawmakers Advance Bill to Replace Lead Service Pipes

Clip: 04/27/2021 | 4m 6s | Video has closed captioning.

Chicago has more lead service pipes than any other U.S. city. Last year the city announced a plan to slowly replace those lines, an effort which has yet to get underway. Now, state lawmakers want to tackle the toxic problem—and they want Congress to foot the bill.

Aired: 04/27/21

Rating: NR

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