P.O. Drawer 140, 100 Central Circle

Low Moor, VA  24457

540-863-1800         540-863-1804 fax

 

 

 

DATE:   September 18, 2017                                   

 

INFORMATION ITEM

 

SUBJECT

Lead Testing – School Buildings

RATIONALE

The 2017 General Assembly enacted Bill 1359 to amend the Code of Virginia section 22.1-135.1 requiring Potable Lead Testing per EPA Lead Testing Standards at water fountains, bathroom and kitchen sinks.  Test results of 75 samples showed Alleghany Schools well in compliance with EPA standards of less than 0.015 mg/L.  

ESTIMATED COST

 $2,700

BUDGET CATEGORY

Maintenance - Buildings

LEGAL REFERENCE

 

STAFF CONTACT

Ben Truett

SUPERINTENDENT’S RECOMMENADATION