The first half of Minnesota’s 2018 legislative session is complete and it has been made clear that some of our lawmakers are willing to put our environment and public health at risk.
At Clean Water Action we believe that everyone has a right to safe and affordable drinking water.
The 2018 legislative session has started and our legislators are starting to work on issues that impact each and every one of us.
Learn more about lead, what it is, how it gets into our homes, and what you can do about it below.
What Clean Water Action Is Doing About Lead in Minnesota
As Minnesotans, we love our waters — it’s part of who we are. But lakes and creeks in our cities are getting salty. Thirty-nine water bodies in the Twin Cities Metro Area are above EPA standards for chloride — a byproduct of salt — including Como Lake, Diamond Lake, Powderhorn Lake, Wirth Lake, Bassett Creek, Battle Creek, Elm Creek, and Minnehaha Creek!