Report Says Water Is Unaffordable Across MichiganThe report says that one in 10 Detroit and Flint households spend more than a quarter of their income on water services.
Gov. Whitmer Proposes $300M In Water Funding For Michigan CommunitiesGov. Gretchen Whitmer proposed $300 million in water spending to help local utilities address elevated lead levels, plan for pipe replacement and connect users of contaminated wells to municipal supplies.
Lawsuit Over Benton Harbor Water Seeks Class-Action StatusMichigan and local officials have been targeted in a lawsuit over high levels of lead in Benton Harbor's drinking water.
Emails Show Officials Sniping Amid 2nd Michigan Lead CrisisThe documents and emails provide a behind-the scenes look at conversations between state and Benton Harbor officials after samples indicated high lead readings three years ago.
Michigan City With Lead In Water Ordered To Fix Water PlantThe Environmental Protection Agency said the situation was dire enough to order Benton Harbor to consider turning the water system over to someone else.
Here’s A List Of Michigan Beach Closures This WeekendSeveral Michigan beaches are closed this weekend at a time when they would normally be packed for the Fourth of July holiday.
Detroit Water Department Gives ‘All Clear’ To Use Drinking Water In Several East Side NeighborhoodsThe Detroit Water Department is giving the all-clear to use drinking water in several eastside neighborhoods.
Water Main Break Temporarily Shuts Off Water DowntownThe Detroit Water and Sewerage Department shut-off valves for a large part of downtown Detroit where some businesses and residents either experienced no water at all or low water pressure.
Judge Plans To Hear From Residents In $641M Flint Water DealA judge said Monday that she'll wait until January before deciding whether to give preliminary approval to a $641 million settlement in a lawsuit by Flint residents who were exposed to water contaminated with lead and bacteria.
City Of Detroit To Continue Moratorium On Water ShutoffsThe city of Detroit is extending a moratorium that stops water shutoffs for people unable to pay their water bills.
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