Lead-Based Paint Hazard Reduction Program

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The City of Biddeford’s Lead-Based Paint Hazard Reduction Program is an initiative to achieve lead-safe homes in Biddeford. The program is funded by HUD’s Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes and is offered by the City of Biddeford in partnership with Community Concepts and Coastal Healthy Communities Coalition.

On this page, you will find information about the City of Biddeford’s lead hazard reduction program, the health risks associated with lead exposure, and more.

Upcoming Courses

Renovation, Repair and Painting -- Initial (RRP)

Presented by Bruce Hackett, Indoor Air Quality Services, Inc.

This 1-day course is required for those doing renovation, repair and painting work in pre-1978 housing and child-occupied facilities. It includes information on lead and its health effects, lead-safe work practices, and the state and federal regulations that apply, such as the required building owner/ occupant notices and recordkeeping.  This course meets the training requirements of the federal Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule for work beginning on or after April 22, 2010.  Successful completion of the course allows renovators to apply for firm certification through the U.S. EPA.

Masks are required for this in-person course, and there will be social distancing in line with CDC guidelines. 

Date:      May 22

Time:      8 AM to 4 PM

Where:   Biddeford Regional Center of Technology, 10 Maplewood Ave

What to Bring:  Bag lunch, paper, pen, computer thumb drive or memory stick

How to Register:   Contact Linda Hackett at 207-615-3694 or IAQSLinda63@gmail.com

Cost:       FREE

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