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2019 Soil Management Plan

In 2019, we're expanding our soil testing and remediation program. We offer soil testing and, in qualifying yards, replacement of soil or improvements to ground cover on a prioritized basis.

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Lead & Your Family's Health

This brochure provides information on how to keep your family healthy and safe as well as details on our Family Health Program.

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Lead Safe Renovation Brochure

This brochure explains the importance of lead safe renovation and describes programs available to Do-It-Yourselfers, contractors and people hiring contractors.  It also gives tips for doing lead-safe home renovations.

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THEC Meeting Minutes - April 17, 2019

Minutes and reports from the April 17th, 2019 THEC meeting. 

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THEC Meeting Minutes - January 22, 2019

Minutes and reports presented at the January 22, 2019 THEC meeting

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THEC Meeting Minutes - September 25, 2018

Minutes and reports presented at the September 25, 2018 THEC meeting.

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Fall 2016 Newsletter

This newsletter has information on radon testing, an Air Quality Update, the THEP public consultation, and a feature on Tiffany Armstrong, one of our THEC community reps.

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Spring/Summer 2017 Newsletter

Check it out! New FREE Healthy Renovation Program; visit us at The Trail Market Family Zone; Trail Area Lead Safe Contractors.

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Fall 2017 Newsletter

Read articles on:  Children’s Lead Testing, Decluttering to Reduce Dust, Radon Testing, Children’s Development Screening, and a Profile on Community Volunteer Member Marylynn Rakuson

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Fall 2018 Newsletter

Meet the new THEC Facilitator, learn about free developmental check ups for children, toy lending library, government childcare benefits and tips on healthy teething, healthy eating and more! 

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Spring 2019 Newsletter

Learn about the expanded Soil Management Program, the Toddler Development Index and meet the new THEC chair Mayor Lisa Pasin. 

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Soil Management Program Information Card

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Health Tips Mini Posters

A series of fridge magnets (and mini posters) designed to give you and your family some simple, quick tips to making sure your home and yard are healthy and safe.

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Greening Your Garden

Tips to prevent lead exposure in your yard and garden.

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Interview with Dr. Nelson Ames

Dr. Nelson Ames, former Medical Health Officer for the Kootenays (retired) answers common community questions in this interview.. Dr. Ames has been involved with lead health issues in Trail since 1988.

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Media Release - 2017 Children's Lead Levels are the Lowest to Date

 

Results from the THEC 2017 children’s blood lead testing clinic show lowest results in Children to date.

 

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News Release - 2018 Children's Lead Levels are the Lowest to Date

The results from the 2018 children's blood lead testing clinic show that the average blood lead level for children aged six-36 months in Trail and Rivervale is 2.9 micrograms per decilitre. 

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Fall 2018 Blood Lead Report

This document shows the results of the blood lead testing that occurred in the fall of 2018.

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