What’s That Smell? Downriver Residents Complain About Tap Water

SOUTHGATE (WWJ) – Residents in some Downriver communities are complaining about the taste and smell of the water coming from the tap.

The Great Lakes Water Authority says it’s spent the past day conducting water tests in areas where an odor is being detected. So far, the water authority says the water is safe and meets all regulatory standards.

What’s known as an ‘activated carbon system’ was put into use overnight to help with taste and odor issues.

The authority says they expect any problems to be resolved Friday.

 

Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Detroit

Best Places To See Indie Rock In DetroitIt's called Detroit Rock City for a reason.
Guide: Best Barbecue In Metro DetroitSometimes, nothing hits the spot like good barbecue.

Watch & Listen