Benton Harbor Declares Emergency Over Lead; Governor VisitsMichigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said she visited Benton Harbor on Tuesday to listen to residents who have been urged to use bottled water because of elevated levels of lead in their tap water.
Michigan Sending Water, Filters To Benton Harbor Due To LeadThe state of Michigan will provide bottled water and water filters in Benton Harbor, where tests have revealed elevated levels of lead, a spokesman said Wednesday, Sept. 22.
Flint Water Protestors Invade State CapitolNoisy protesters angry at Governor Rick Snyder's decision to close the last four free bottled water sites in Flint converged on the state Capitol to demand better efforts to provide clean water.
State Of Michigan Will Close 5 Of 9 Flint Water Locations Supplying Water, Filters, Testing KitsThe other five sites will start closing next month.
Local Permit To Help Nestle Get More Water Is No Sure ThingNestle wants to withdraw up to 400 gallons per minute from a well in Osceola County - up from 150 gallons per minute.
State To Provide Supplies To Flint After Federal Emergency Aid EndsThe emergency declared by the Obama administration in January ends Aug. 14.
Crews To Deliver Bottled Water To Detroit Homes After Water Main BreakThe 30-inch main broke around 10 p.m. Wednesday on Buchanan Street, leaving about 40 homes without water.
'It's A Little Too Late,' Say Flint Residents As Bottled Water Arrives From StateThe city of Flint switched from Detroit's water system to Flint River water in a cost-cutting move in 2014, while the city was under an Emergency Manager brought in by Gov. Rick Snyder.
Muskegon County Board Pledges To Stop Using Bottle WaterCommissioners voted unanimously last Tuesday to stop buying bottled water after hearing a presentation by the county's sustainability coordinator ...
14 Brands Of Bottled Spring Water Recalled Over E. Coli ConcernIf you're a bottled water drinker, you just might want to put that bottle down.