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MML #2: Health & Cost Considerations in Proposed Lead and Copper Rule Changes

April 2nd 2018

  MML #2: Health & Cost Considerations in Proposed Lead and Copper Rule Changes (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 2, 2018) Lansing, MI – In response to the Flint water crisis, the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality is revising the lead and copper rule that determines the levels of permissible contamination.  The rule, which has not […]

How to Get Your Water Tested in Oakland County

March 31st 2017

How to Get Your Water Tested in Oakland County (Oakland County Health Division, March 31, 2017) Pontiac, MI – Oakland County Health Division reminds private well owners to test their drinking water regularly for contaminants to ensure that it is safe. “I encourage every homeowner with a private drinking water well to test their water […]

President Obama and Governor Snyder Visit Flint

May 4th 2016

President Obama and Governor Snyder Visit Flint (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 4, 2016) Flint, MI – President Barack Obama visited Flint on Wednesday for a briefing about the community’s water crisis.  He spoke to a crowd of 1,000 people at Flint Northwestern High School, and even drank from a glass of filtered water on stage.  […]

Avondale School District’s Response to Lead Testing Inquiry UPDATED

April 27th 2016

Avondale School District’s Response to Lead Testing Inquiry (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 27, 2016) Auburn Hills, MI – As they see the images of children in Flint lined up to get bottled water or crying over blood tests, people around the country have been wondering about the safety of the water they and their families […]

Berkley School District’s Response to Lead Testing Inquiry UPDATED

April 27th 2016

Berkley School District’s Response to Lead Testing Inquiry (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 27, 2016) Berkley, MI – As they see the images of children in Flint lined up to get bottled water or crying over blood tests, people around the country have been wondering about the safety of the water they and their families use […]

Birmingham School District’s Response to Lead Testing Inquiry

April 27th 2016

Birmingham School District’s Response to Lead Testing Inquiry (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 27, 2016) Birmingham, MI – As they see the images of children in Flint lined up to get bottled water or crying over blood tests, people around the country have been wondering about the safety of the water they and their families use […]

Brandon School District’s Response to Lead Testing Inquiry

April 27th 2016

Brandon School District’s Response to Lead Testing Inquiry (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 27, 2016) Brandon Township, MI – As they see the images of children in Flint lined up to get bottled water or crying over blood tests, people around the country have been wondering about the safety of the water they and their families […]

Farmington School District’s Response to Lead Testing Inquiry UPDATED

April 27th 2016

Farmington School District’s Response to Lead Testing Inquiry (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 27, 2016) Farmington, MI – As they see the images of children in Flint lined up to get bottled water or crying over blood tests, people around the country have been wondering about the safety of the water they and their families use […]

Huron Valley School District’s Response to Lead Testing Inquiry

April 27th 2016

Huron Valley School District’s Response to Lead Testing Inquiry (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 27, 2016) Milford, MI – As they see the images of children in Flint lined up to get bottled water or crying over blood tests, people around the country have been wondering about the safety of the water they and their families […]

Lamphere School District’s Response to Lead Testing Inquiry

April 27th 2016

Lamphere School District’s Response to Lead Testing Inquiry (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 27, 2016) Madison Heights, MI – As they see the images of children in Flint lined up to get bottled water or crying over blood tests, people around the country have been wondering about the safety of the water they and their families […]