Soda Tax Revenue to Pay for Pure Drinking Water Stations at Lead-Contaminated Oakland Schools
The advisory board also recommends installing clean drinking water stations at Oakland parks and childcare centers.
April 23, 2018 at 6:08PM
Board sees this allocation as a necessary step to provide relief to Oakland’s vulnerable populations while OUSD and the city address the infrastructure needed to provide long-term safe, lead-free water." The funding will pay for clean water stations at 15 high schools, 13 middle schools, 54 elementary schools, and 28 childcare centers, according to a city report.