Students use chemistry kits to test water in streams, river; will share results at Flint River GREEN summit

Students use chemistry kits to test water in streams, river; will share results at Flint River GREEN summit

If you’ve seen a group of young people armed with chemistry kits hanging around local streams and the Flint River you may have wondered what in the world was going on. Well, here’s the answer. The young people checking out the water are 6th through 12th graders from Saginaw, Genesee, and Lapeer Counties. They’ve been […]

Flint Smart City Initiative wants gigabit solutions to safety issues. Share yours at ideation event April 27

Flint Smart City Initiative wants gigabit solutions to safety issues. Share yours at ideation event April 27

Got a gigabit idea to improve safety in Flint? Want to pitch it and maybe earn dollars? Here’s your chance to brainstorm those ideas and develop solutions for safety problems facing Flint and win prizes for your plan. It all starts with the Flint Smart City Initiative’s Ideation Event for public safety solutions this Friday, […]

Research shows 80 percent of Legionnaires’ cases linked to water supply; state disagrees with study

Research shows 80 percent of Legionnaires’ cases linked to water supply; state disagrees with study

Research done by Wayne State University, the University of Michigan and Colorado State University shows that 80 percent of Legionnaires’ cases in Flint between 2014 and 2015 are linked to the city’s drinking water supply source transition to the Flint River. The research also concluded that Flint residents consuming water supplied by the Flint River […]