Area Designations for 2008 Lead Standards
2008 Lead Standards — Region 3 Recommendations and EPA's Responses
States submitted an initial round of recommendations to the EPA for lead attainment and nonattainment in 2009. Some states submitted additional recommendations in 2010 based on more recent or new monitoring data.
States' recommendation and response documents are available below the map.
View EPA intended designations in tabular form
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The documents listed below are state and tribe responses to EPA's request for recommendations on the designation of areas for the lead standard and EPA's responses to those submittals. These responses are provided here in PDF format for INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY and do not represent EPA's views on the appropriateness or adequacy of a state's or a tribe's recommendations.
The quality of these PDF files is quite variable and is the result of the quality of the documents provided by the states.
Recommendations received by EPA Region 3
|State||State's Initial Recommendation
(2009 - Round 1)
(2010 - Round 1)
(2011 - Round 2)
|Delaware||Letter (PDF) (2 pp, 67KB)||Letter (PDF) (2 pp, 43KB)||Letter (PDF) (2 pp, 36KB)|
|Maryland||Letter (PDF) (2 pp, 46KB)||Letter (PDF) (2 pp, 41KB)||Letter (PDF) (2 pp, 36KB)|
|Pennsylvania||Letter (PDF) (72 pp, 5.2MB)||Letter (PDF) (2 pp, 46KB)
Attachment (PDF) (35 pp, 1.9MB)
| Letter (PDF) (13 pp, 720KB)
Attachment (PDF) (11 pp, 872KB)
|Virginia||Letter (PDF) (12 pp, 176KB)||Letter (PDF) (2 pp, 42KB)||Letter (PDF) (2 pp, 36KB)|
|Washington, D.C.||Letter (PDF) (2 pp, 47B)||Letter (PDF) (2 pp, 42KB)||Letter (PDF) (2 pp, 36KB)|
|West Virginia||Letter (PDF) (4 pp, 255KB)||Letter (PDF) (2 pp, 47KB)||Letter (PDF) (2 pp, 36KB)|