Mayor Lori Lightfoot set a goal to replace 650 toxic lead pipes in Chicago in 2021. So far, 3 have been removed.

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Chicago officials estimate it will cost $27,000 to replace each of the 650 lead service lines. Meanwhile, Denver replaced 5,200 lead service lines at an average cost of $10,000 per line last year, and Detroit replaced 1,100 pipes costing an average of $5,000 per line in 2018.

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September 3, 2021 at 05:06AM

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