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“Bottled water may be ending but the state’s commitment to the residents of Flint remains strong,”

April 10, 2018

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City of Flint’s water quality restored, testing well below federal action level for nearly two years Friday, April 6, 2018 FLINT, Mich. — The city of Flint’s water quality has tested below action levels of the federal Lead and Copper Rule (LCR) for nearly two years, representing four consecutive 6-month monitoring periods.  Preliminary data for […]

America’s hidden water affordability crisis

March 5, 2017

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  By Ciara O’Rourke on Mar 5, 2017 6:00 am When Elizabeth Mack wondered about a future in which Americans wouldn’t be able to pay for water, a couple of colleagues waved her off. “Don’t be ridiculous,” they said. But the idea niggled at Mack, an assistant professor at the Department of Geography, Environment, and […]