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State gives $34 million for water cleanup

The largest share is going to efforts in the south central part of the state.

By Rachel McDevitt

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Most Philly charter schools failed to test water for lead — and city gave them a pass

The fact that many schools either didn’t test or didn’t respond to repeated requests for comment left some parents uneasy.

By Ryan Briggs/WHYY and Avi Wolfman-Arent/Keystone Crossroads

Unknown number of Philly schools should stop drinking from tap and bring in ‘safe water,’ physician tells parents

Water problems are only the latest infrastructure concerns school officials have been forced to deal with in recent years.

By Kevin McCorry/Keystone Crossroads