Detroit Water and Sewerage Department

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Downtown Detroit Water Department Building Forced To Close Over Water Main Breaks

A Detroit Water and Sewerage Department building is closing for a day because of two water main breaks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2015

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It’s Official: New Regional Authority To Operate Detroit’s Troubled Water System

It’s a historic deal that will affect millions of water users in southeast Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/12/2015

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Detroit Water Department Expands Aid For Residents With Overdue Bills Ahead Of Shutoffs

A new round of water shutoffs is scheduled to start May 1 and affect up to 28,000 customers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2015

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Highland Park Residents Upset Over Proposal Which Could Add Thousands To Water Bills

A heated meeting in Highland Park city council chambers Thursday evening centering around water bills.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2015

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Flint Wants To Reconnect To Detroit Water Supply

Residents have complained about water quality since the city switched to using the Flint River last April.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/24/2015

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800 A Day: Detroit Water Department Prepares To Issue Shutoff Warnings

The city is ready to issue hundreds of water shutoff notices a day, but officials say it’s still “not as bad as it was last year.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/20/2015

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Detroit Water Department To Target Commercial Accounts; Shutoffs Looming

The Detroit Water and Sewerage Department has set its sights on businesses with overdue bills.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/17/2015

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Detroit Utility Board OKs Water, Sewer Service Rate Hikes

The rate hike doesn’t just affect customers in Detroit — suburban residents will see rate increases, too.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2015

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Oakland County Approves Joining Regional Water System

Oakland County is joining the new regional authority to take over operations of Detroit’s water system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/09/2014

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Wayne County Vote Triggers Regional Water System

A new regional authority will now take over operations of Detroit’s water system with the approval of the Wayne County Commission.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2014

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