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Open call for Art in the Parks: Active Open Space (RFP)

The Fund for Public Health in New York City (FPHNYC), on behalf of the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) in partnership with New York City Parks and Recreation (NYC Parks), currently seeks proposals from community-based organizations for Art in the Parks: Active Open Space, an initiative to activate designated park […]

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Health Department Warns New Yorkers about Clay Pottery with Extremely High Levels of Lead

Three adult New Yorkers became lead poisoned after using clay pots, cups and dishes for preparing and serving foods and drinks Traditional ceramic ware with high lead levels found in  several stores in Bushwick and Jackson Heights May 5, 2017 –The Health Department today warned New Yorkers about clay pots, cups and dishes (ceramic ware) containing […]

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