Officials testing for lead poisoning ...

Officials testing for lead poisoning in Portsmouth

Portsmouth residents are invited to bring a soil sample from their yard or garden to have it tested for lead free of charge at Wesley Community Service Center from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, September 8. Anyone who attends the workshop can have their children's blood tested for lead for free with same-day results. Representatives from the Virginia Department of Health, Hampton Roads Community Health Center, Portsmouth Health Department, Virginia Department of Environmental Quality, Virginia Cooperative Extension: Portsmouth Gardeners, and the Elizabeth River Project will be in attendance.

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