State Lead-Safe Home Remediation Program

Description: The purpose of the program is to identify and remediate lead-based paint hazards via interim controls to prevent elevated blood lead levels in children and pregnant women. The program targets municipalities in New Jersey with high reported incidence of elevated blood lead levels in children under age six. The target service areas of the State Lead-Safe Home Remediation Program are Atlantic County, Bergen County, Essex County, Hudson County, Mercer County, Monmouth County, Ocean County, Paterson City, Passaic City, Union County

 

HUD Lead-Based Paint Hazard Reduction Program

Description: The purpose of the program is to identify and remediate lead-based paint hazards via lead abatement to address those units whom have children under the age of six with elevated blood lead levels. The program targets 11 municipalities in New Jersey with high reported incidence of elevated blood lead levels in children under age six. Those target service municipalities are Atlantic City, Camden, East Orange, Elizabeth, Irvington, Jersey City, Newark, Passaic, Paterson, Plainfield and Trenton. 

 

Municipal Lead Abatement Pilot Program

Description: The purpose of the Municipal Lead Abatement Program is to provide municipalities with financial assistance to address the ongoing concern of childhood lead poising by removing the lead-based paint hazard in residential properties. The program targets 13 municipalities in New Jersey. Those target service municipalities are Irvington, Elizabeth, Newark, East Orange, Bridgeton, Atlantic City, Paterson, Plainfield, Passaic, Jersey City, Edison, Trenton and Woodbridge.

Demographic and Justification Form

Municipal Abatement Contact Info

Municipal Lead Abatement Pilot Program Handbook

 

For Applicants:

Eligible Applicants: Submission of an application to a designated community-based agency.

You may qualify for help if you meet the following requirements:

  • The property has presence of lead-based paint hazards;
  • Your household income is within the low-to-moderate income limits;
  • You live in a 1 to 4 unit residential home built before 1978;
  • The property is structurally sound.
  • HUD Lead Abatement Program ONLY: Applicant Household must be occupied or frequently visited by a child under the age of 6

 

General Information Brochure [pdf 2.9MB]

 

Lead Safe Related Links:

Lead Assistance Program Application [pdf 414kB]
Agency Information  [pdf 21kB] 
Income Guidelines[pdf 183 kB]
Client Frequently Asked Questions [pdf 211kB]

 

Lead-Safe Home Remediation Program Policy and Procedures Draft

 Table of Contents

Chapter 1 - Applicant Intake to Applicant Approval [pdf 439kB]

Chapter 2 - Procurement [pdf 299kB]

Chapter 3 - Program Operations [pdf 445kB]

Chapter 4 - Heswap [pdf 3mB]

 

 

HUD Lead-Based Paint Hazard Reduction Program Policy and Procedures Draft

 Table of Contents

Chapter 1- Eligibility and Documentation

Chapter 2- Contractor Procurement

Chapter 3- Program Management and Operations

 

 

Appendix

Additional Resources