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Miranda Massie

WNYC News

Calls to Shut Down Staten Island School Until PCBs Removed

Sunday, January 09, 2011

After the discovery of toxic PCBs, New York City school officials have closed two classrooms at PS 36 on Staten Island. In a letter to Michael Mulgrew, the head of the teachers union, Deputy Mayor Dennis Walcott said the measure was taken as a "precaution," and that the rooms would remain closed "until we are certain there is no health concern."

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