FLINT, MI — Mayor Karen Weaver will hold a press conference over conflicting accounts of a meeting she had with Gov. Rick Snyder over Flint’s water credits. “Mayor Weaver would like (to) address conflicting accounts regarding information sate officials relayed to her and other city officials about the water credits and when/how that information was […]
Flint’s Amariyanna “Mari” Copeny was featured on TeenVogue.com for her participation in the Women’s March on Washington DC in January and her role in keeping Flint’s water crisis in the spotlight. Mari, who also goes by Little Miss Flint, is most known for writing a letter to former President Barack Obama over the city’s water […]
A federal judge has dismissed three lawsuits brought by Flint residents against a number of Michigan officials over Flint’s water crisis. On Feb. 7, U.S. District Judge John Corbett O’Meara dismissed yet another law suit saying  the lawsuit would bypass the Safe Water Drinking Act, according to the Feb. 7 Detroit News article. O’Meara dismissed […]
Flint Residents File $772 Million Lawsuit Against U.S. Government for EPA's Negligence in City's Water Crisis
DETROIT, MI.  — A group of more than 1,700 Flint residents have filed a $772 million lawsuit against the U.S. Government for the negligence of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in its failure to prevent the public health catastrophe known world-wide as the “Flint Water Crisis” from occurring. The 37-page complaint was filed here today in […]
FLINT, MI — Mayor Karen Weaver’s FAST Start initiative to replace all the lead-tainted service lines in Flint will be featured on an episode of “This Old House” set to air in mid-May on Public Broadcasting Service (PBS). Richard Trethewey, the show’s plumbing and heating expert, was in Flint today with a film crew. He […]
LANSING, MI – Flint families may get nutritious food that can limit the effects of lead exposure during mobile food pantry hours set for November at locations throughout Flint. The Food Bank of Eastern Michigan in Flint and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services are announcing the upcoming schedule for mobile food pantry […]