Alpharetta To Host Workshop On Radon

Released January 27, 2017 10:19 AM

Radon Workshop Flyer

The City of Alpharetta and the University of Georgia Extension - Fulton County will offer a free workshop on Radon on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm. The class will be held at the City of Alpharetta City Hall, 2 Park Plaza, Alpharetta, Georgia 30009.  This class will offer important information to homeowners, renters, senior citizens, real estate agents, lenders, and anyone interested in their health!

Our presenter is Gabrielle Dean.  She specializes in radon education for the University of Georgia Extension. She has a Masters of Public Health and travels across Georgia to increase the awareness and knowledge of the health problems that can be caused by elevated levels of radon in the home. Why is radon a problem? Radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States, after tobacco smoke. Join us as we discuss how to test for radon in your home, the risks associated with radon gas and the mitigation process.

 

Must pre-register by calling (678) 297-6200 before close of business February 13, 2017.  For more information about this class, please contact Terry Porter at (678) 297-6213 or tporter@alpharetta.ga.us