Water and Sewerage
Detroit Water and Sewerage Spokesperson Curtrise Garner said that residents don’t need to worry and that the water is safe.
A spokesperson for the group says at least a dozen vehicles will bring fifty, five- gallon jugs of water.
Department Director Sue McCormick told water commissioners Wednesday that city residents can expect to pay 4.4 percent more for water and 4.2 percent more for sewer service.
Members of the department’s largest union are striking in protest of a proposal to cut 80 percent of the department’s workers.