On February 18th, the Borough of Dumont was made aware that on January 8th, the Bergen County Department of Health performed a limited lead hazard assessment in four classrooms at Grant Elementary School. The results of the test determined the presence of lead hazards. The Borough has contacted officials from the Dumont Board of Education and Bergen County Department of Health to learn that the Board of Education is compliant in this matter and will be performing a lead abatement remediation during the week of April 6th. In the interest of public awareness and transparency, we are notifying the community. For more information, please contact the Dumont Board of Education Business Administrator at 201-387-3070. Please find the correspondence from the Bergen County Department of Health below.