drinking water

"LANSING — The federal government's disaster relief agency has sent three officials to assist Michigan with the Flint drinking water crisis at the state's request, but Gov. Rick Snyder has not yet requested federal financial aid in connection with the ongoing public health emergency, a Michigan State Police spokeswoman said Saturday" (Detroit Free Press)


(MPRN-Lansing) Governor Rick Snyder and Flint Mayor Karen Weaver huddled in his office to discuss the city’s water crisis, and the state’s role in solving a problem it helped create. 


(MPRN-Lansing) Gov. Rick Snyder and Flint Mayor Karen Weaver are set to meet on Thursday to discuss the city’s water emergency. 


(MPRN-Lansing) Governor Rick Snyder has declared a state of emergency in Genesee County related to lead contamination of the city of Flint’s water supply. 

"Gov. Rick Snyder is considering whether to declare an emergency for Flint’s contaminated water a week after apologizing to residents for the state’s handling of Flint’s water crisis." (Detroit News)