HUD Tells Public Housing Authorities and Private Owners to Protect Residents From Carbon Monoxide

Department to propose new rule to make optional CO detectors mandatory

WASHINGTON – In an effort to protect families living in federally subsidized housing from potentially deadly carbon monoxide (CO), the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today sent all public housing authorities and private owners of HUD-subsidized housing a notice to remind and encourage them to install working CO detectors in their properties.  Read HUD’s notice.