DRINKING WATER

The 1996 Amendments to the Safe Drinking Water Act establish a program for all states to assess the drinking water sources for all public water systems.

The water supplies are protected by local and Federal ordinances. Lake Local has preventive measures in place such as a backflow prevention device on boilers and dishwashers. In addition, our employees are instructed on how to properly handle any material that is not environmentally friendly.

Lake Local is compliant with Ohio EPA regulations to protect the drinking water for our students and staff. If you have any questions, please contact our office at 330-877-4275.
 
 
ASBESTOS

Lake Local Schools Asbestos Notice
Annual Notice as Required by the AHERA Regulations
In compliance with Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act passed by Congress in 1986 the Lake Local School District has an AHERA Management Plan on file in the Principal's office at each building and at the Operations/Transportation Office.
Under the rules and regulations of AHERA, the Lake Local Schools are offering the following notice regarding the potential hazard of asbestos being part of the building materials of the school buildings in the Lake Local system.  This notice is required under AHERA Regulations.

Lake/Hartville Elementaries - Asbestos is found in the piping of the heating system.
Uniontown Elementary - Asbestos is found in some of the floor coverings and pipe insulation.
Lake Middle School - Asbestos is found in some of the floor covering.
Lake High School - Asbestos is found in some of the floor covering.
 
The asbestos is under the Operations and Management Plan.  It is inspected periodically and additional precautions taken when needed to protect the health of all building occupants.
 
NOTE:  Anyone interested in viewing the plan can stop at these locations and ask to see a copy.  Asbestos inspections are completed in the school buildings every six months, and a major re-evaluatons is done every three years.  If you have any questions or concerns, please contact:
                                           
Mr. Chris Eliopoulos
Operations Director
13188 Kent Avenue
Hartville, Ohio  44632
330-877-4275