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Mayor Cosmo Veneziale

Lead Update

The Village of Garden City was recently notified of a high lead level in a home in Garden City. The Village contacted the Nassau County Health Department immediately for information and any guidance and simultaneously conducted tests for lead at each of its active well sites where the treated water enters the Village-wide distribution system. Those tests came back Non-Detect for lead and the results were shared with the Health Department. In conversations with the Health Department, preliminary results indicate that the home in question has a lead service line that attaches to the Village water main. We are awaiting a final report from the Health Department’s investigation and any recommendations that may be forthcoming. The Village has conducted all required lead and copper compliance mandates as required under the Federal Lead and Copper rule, including the most recent sampling conducted in…

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