TENANTS HAVE THE RIGHT TO NOTIFICATION OF A LEAD WATER SERVICE LINE BEFORE SIGNING LEASE
Effective July 28, 2017, landlords are required to inform prospective tenants in writing prior to tenant execution of a lease if the rental unit is serviced by a Lead Service Line.
“Landlords shall inform any prospective tenant in writing prior to the prospective tenant’s execution of a lease if the rental unit is serviced by a Lead Service Line.”
– City of Cincinnati, Cincinnati Municipal Code 871-12
To determine if the service line to a rented property is made of lead, check out our lead map or request a free lead test kit.
Please call 513-591-5068 to obtain information regarding GCWW’s Lead Service Line Removal Program.