Testing Shows Reduced Levels Of Lead In Benton Harbor Tap WaterThe amount of lead in Benton Harbor, Michigan’s drinking water has declined, new testing shows, after three straight years of elevated results, compelled residents to consume bottled water and prompted a hurried effort to replace old pipes.
Michigan City With Lead In Water Ordered To Fix Water PlantThe Environmental Protection Agency said the situation was dire enough to order Benton Harbor to consider turning the water system over to someone else.
Flint Residents Hope Pipe Flushing Will Help Get Lead OutResidents are being encouraged to run cold water for 10 minutes a day to help Flint recover from its lead-tainted water crisis.
Michigan Congressman Proposes Lower Lead Limit For Tap WaterRep. Dan Kildee says U.S. tap water protections are "outdated and a patchwork of different rules," and Flint is a "wake-up call" for the nation.