Detroit Water Officials Offer Assistance As Thousands More Shutoffs LoomDetroit regional water officials say they are working with customers with past-due bills.
Detroit Water Assistance Program Enrollment To StartQualified participants are eligible to receive payment assistance up to $1,000 per household per year, to help with past bills and water saving kits.
New Program To Assist Low-Income Water Customers Launches In MarchStarting next month, low-income water customers in the tri-county area can get new assistance in paying their past due bills in what officials say is a "game changer" for the region.
Water Authority OKs Low-Income Customers Assistance ProgramA regional board has approved terms of a program that will cover a third of the average monthly bill for low-income customers of Detroit's water system.
Detroiters Have 'No Right To Water': Appeal Pursued In Long-Running Dispute Over Water ShutoffsDuring Detroit's bankruptcy last year, Judge Steven Rhodes said there was no right to water.
Downtown Detroit Water Department Building Forced To Close Over Water Main BreaksA Detroit Water and Sewerage Department building is closing for a day because of two water main breaks.
It's Official: New Regional Authority To Operate Detroit's Troubled Water SystemIt's a historic deal that will affect millions of water users in southeast Michigan.
Detroit Water Department Expands Aid For Residents With Overdue Bills Ahead Of ShutoffsA new round of water shutoffs is scheduled to start May 1 and affect up to 28,000 customers.
Highland Park Residents Upset Over Proposal Which Could Add Thousands To Water BillsA heated meeting in Highland Park city council chambers Thursday evening centering around water bills.
Flint Wants To Reconnect To Detroit Water SupplyResidents have complained about water quality since the city switched to using the Flint River last April.
800 A Day: Detroit Water Department Prepares To Issue Shutoff WarningsThe 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."
Detroit Water Department To Target Commercial Accounts; Shutoffs LoomingThe Detroit Water and Sewerage Department has set its sights on businesses with overdue bills.