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Posted on: January 17, 2024

Department of Health, Cornell University Offering Lead Renovator Training on February 6


GENESEO, N.Y., Jan. 17, 2024 – The Livingston County Department of Health Lead Poisoning Prevention Program will host a free 8-hour public seminar facilitated by Cornell University focused on lead renovations and removal.

The program, which is scheduled to take place from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Tuesday, February 6 inside the Building One Conference Center located at Murray Hill Drive, Mount Morris, N.Y. 14510, is intended for homeowners, property managers, landlords, code enforcement staff, contractors and those interested in working within building and trades who want to learn more about how to properly dispose of lead-contaminated materials and safeguard their properties.

Registration is required and a spot can be reserved by calling the Livingston County Department of Health at (585) 243-7299 or by emailing  Those who complete the program will receive their EPA RRP-Initial Certification.  

The program will be administered by Art C. Wheaton, the Director of Labor Studies at Cornell University who has more than a decade of teaching experience in lead-related subjects.   

Learn more about lead renovations by visiting the Environmental Protection Agency’s website.

To learn more about the various lead prevention programs being offered locally, please visit the Livingston County Department of Health’s Lead Prevention website.  

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About Livingston County:

Founded in 1821, Livingston County, N.Y., is home to more than 61,000 residents in 17 towns located across 631 square miles of the Finger Lakes region.


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