1972 : Ann Arbor Bans Lead Paint

When:
October 27, 2018 all-day
2018-10-27T00:00:00-04:00
2018-10-28T00:00:00-04:00

On October 27, 1972, Pontiac became the first Michigan city to ban lead-based paint, which can cause brain damage if eaten by children. The Pontiac ordinance forbid the use or sale of lead-based paints and required corrective action on existing homes.

Source: Mich-Again’s Day.