Healthy Homes

two Chicago neighborhood houses

Featured Pages

  • Lead Poisoning Prevention - The Chicago Department of Public Health is committed to ensuring that homes are safe from lead poisoning and other harmful pollutants.
  • Bed Bugs - The Chicago City Council passed an ordinance in 2013 to help address the problem of bed bugs. The ordinance established several requirements for both landlords and tenants.

Resources

Bed Bugs

The Chicago City Council passed an ordinance in 2013 to help address the problem of bed bugs. The ordinance established several requirements for both landlords and tenants.

Lead Hazard Home Inspection

The Chicago Department of Public Health offers home inspections for various sources of lead hazards that may be present in the home.

Lead Poisoning Prevention

The Chicago Department of Public Health is committed to ensuring that homes are safe from lead poisoning and other harmful pollutants.

Lead Safe Housing Registry

The properties on this list received a lead inspection and risk assessment by licensed lead risk assessors; all units have been mitigated and/or abated by licensed lead abatement contractors.

Report an Elevated Blood Lead Level

To combat lead poisoning, the Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) works to ensure children are tested for lead, to educate parents and property owners of the dangers of lead, and to enforce city and state laws.