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.
Computer Glitch Causes Temporary Stop In Detroit Water ShutoffsSpokesperson, Curtrese Garner said that the glitch will not allow the department to access a delinquent customer's account to apply a payment.
Detroit Water Shutoffs To Continue Through WinterCold weather will slow water service shutoffs in Detroit, but not halt a nearly yearlong push to collect on accounts 60 days or $150 or more past due.
Duggan, Administration 'Disappointed' With UN's Stance On Water ShutoffsChief of Staff Alexis Wiley said UN representatives weren't interested in the "numbers" -- including the 33,000 customers who have signed up for payment plan assistance -- when they met with Mayor Mike Duggan.
Judge Will Make Detroit Water Decision MondayMayor Duggan's top aide said daily shutoffs are down to 350 to 400 and roughly 30,000 people have enrolled in payment plans.
Detroit Officials To Testify In Water Dispute: We Can't Give Away Free WaterCritics of the shutoffs say public health and children's welfare are at risk in homes without water, arguing that "every resident has the inherent right to free water."
Group Calls On Detroit To Permanently Extend Moratorium On Water ShutoffsThe city had given residents who were late on their water bills 15 days to pay up.
Detroit Water Service Shutoff Moratorium Ending For Most On TuesdayThe Detroit Water and Sewerage Department is expected to send crews out Tuesday to turn off service to customers who owe money and haven't made a payment arrangement.
Residents Line Up For 'Detroit Water Fair' To Make Arrangements Before Shutoffs ResumeDetroit gave its residents one last chance to make payment arrangements or access help before shut-offs resume next week.
Go Vegan, Get Your Water Bill Paid? PETA Joins The Chorus Of Protests Against Water Shutoffs In DetroitThe animal rights group PETA has joined the chorus of voices in protest of the shutoffs to Detroit residents behind in their water bills.
Canada To The Rescue? Will Imported Water Embarrass City Of Detroit Into Stopping Shutoffs?A spokesperson for the group says at least a dozen vehicles will bring fifty, five- gallon jugs of water.
Website Allows Donors To Pay Delinquent Bills, Save Detroiters From Water ShutoffsDetroit's water bill problems have leaked online and now, strangers are lending a hand to save residents from shutoffs.
Detroit: No More Water Shutoffs For Next 15 DaysThe issue gained wide attention when activists appealed to the United Nations for assistance.
NAACP Legal Defense Fund: Detroit Water Service Shutoffs Are Discriminatory"The folks who are being cut off are almost one hundred percent African American."