Oak. Co. Leaders Hesitant About Detroit Water AuthorityOakland County leaders want more information before agreeing to join an authority that would eventually control the Detroit Water and Sewage Department.
Detroit's Water Drains Away From Ravaged PipesSometimes, the water can run for years at vacant buildings targeted by metal scavengers, who rip out the pipes.
Union: Water Department Strike Is Still OnThe union said the strike will not end "until there is an agreement from DWSD management that there will be amnesty for all of the 34 fired workers, and that there will be no retaliation against any other workers or union officers."
Striking Water Workers Suspended, Face FiringThirty-four Detroit Water and Sewerage workers who went on strike over pay cuts and the city's plan to downsize the department over several years have been suspended without pay and face firing.
Water Department Workers Continue Strike Despite Threats Of TerminationWorkers are back on the picket line a day after a judge ordered them to end a strike protesting job cuts at the Detroit regional water department.
Detroit To Cut 1,600 Water Department JobsMajor changes coming to Detroit's water department will reduce staff by 80 percent.
Detroit Water Workers Protest Contract Changes, Wage CutsMembers of a local union will be picketing the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department Tuesday afternoon, protesting a new contract offer that they strongly oppose.
Detroit Water Officials Warn Of Bill Payment ScamWater and Sewerage officials in Detroit are warning customers about a scheme involving claims that a new federal program is available to pay their utility bills.
Detroiters Line Up To Pay After Water Dept. Threat