Senate Targets Virus Restrictions; OKs Jobless, Water BillsSenate Republicans voted to limit the length of coronavirus restrictions issued by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's administration, unless they were extended by the GOP-controlled Legislature.
Almost 9,000 Detroit Residents At Risk Or Have Had Water Shut Off Due To NonpaymentAs long as people come in and set up a payment plan their water will not be shut off.
Report: Flint's High Water Bills May Double In Next 5 YearsGov. Rick Snyder says "there's a serious problem that needs to be resolved."
Michigan To Pay Flint Residents' May Water Bills To Promote Pipe FlushingThe state of Michigan will pay all Flint water bills in May to encourage the flushing of lead from old pipes and the recoating of plumbing with a corrosion chemical.
Detroit Water Officials Offer Assistance As Thousands More Shutoffs LoomDetroit regional water officials say they are working with customers with past-due bills.
Water Bill Assistance Now Available In 8 Oakland County CommunitiesResidents in eight Oakland County communities can now apply to receive help paying their water bills.
Flint To Get More State, Federal Aid For Water Bills, PipesThe new funding would pay for pipe replacement in several hundred homes.
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.
Snyder Calls For $30 Million In State Help For Flint Water BillsCustomers would still be responsible for paying for water used to flush toilets, water lawns, wash clothes and other purposes.
Thousands Past Due: Detroiters Slapped With Shutoff Notices Line Up To Pay Water BillsThe queue stretched out the door when the office opened Tuesday. "Water's a necessity..."
Detroit City Council Says No To Water And Sewer Rate HikeDetroit City Council has voted against a water and sewer rate hike that was proposed by the Water and Sewerage Department.
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.
Residents Express Concern, Need For Affordable Water Rates During Public MeetingDetroit Water Board members got an earful from the public over proposed rate increases.
Fund Set Up To Help Distressed Pay Water, Other Utility BillsAfter a summer of shut-offs, the Detroit Water Fund was set-up with the intention of helping Detroiters pay off those bills
Judge Won't Stop Water Shutoffs In DetroitDisappointing news for Detroit residents who were hoping for a moratorium on unpaid water bills ...