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Tag Archives: Detroit2Flint
“Boil water alerts,” floods, sewage backups in Detroit, elsewhere, along with the lead poisoning of Flint signal GLWA is self-destructing Dismantling of Detroit Water and Sewerage Dept. was an unprecedented act of domestic terrorism for profit DUMP THE GLWA! DONATE TO VOICE OF … Continue reading
Above: Performance by the “Flowtown Revue” at “Mapping the Water Crisis” book launch forum Aug. 14 Detroit residential water shut-offs skyrocket, 13,750 households from May to July–Detroit News “The destruction of our neighborhoods is not haphazard or arbitrary but deliberate … Continue reading
VIDEO ABOVE: Flint water activist collapses into coma NBC 25’s Dave Bondy talked to an emotional Sharon Moore following the congressional hearings in Washington on February 3. Moore’s son Jerome contacted Bondy on Friday, Feb. 12 telling him that Sharon … Continue reading
Posted on Theresa Ellis Youtube channel January 24, 2015 Video: Rachel Maddow interviews Michigan Radio reporter on Gov. Snyder’s refusal to comply fully with order from Environmental Protection Agency on Flint water crisis. Keith Creagh, the new Director of Michigan’s … Continue reading
Highest lead level in Flint: 13,000 parts per billion; most water nothing but “toxic waste”—Virginia Tech Snyder: “I take full responsibility to fix the problem so it will never happen again.” Snyder’s Public Act 436 coup d’etat led to Flint catastrophe; … Continue reading
“If people think things are bad in Flint, wait until they see what’s going to happen to THEIR water.” Detroit Wastewater Treatment Plant severely understaffed; “when you call there, nobody answers.” GLWA takeover in trouble: GLWA/DWSD to work as independent … Continue reading
Above: Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha of Hurley Medical Center announces that Flint children’s lead levels have skyrocketed under Flint water system DWSD workers protest mass layoffs: “Do you want to drink Flint water?” EM Darnell Earley disconnected Flint’s water system, is … Continue reading
Water main break under Detroit Water Board Building had streets, parking lot for customers flooded for weeks this month. Main breaks, sinkholes have plagued DWSD as workforce downsized by 41 percent; GLWA plans to cut even further. DAREA retirees, other groups continue … Continue reading
Great Lakes Water Authority plans to ‘down-size,’ permanently shut off water service to parts of Detroit and other majority-Black cities in Michigan Master Plan: shutdown of Detroit’s Northeast plant, reduction of water intake and booster sites, decreased infrastructure improvements Banks get $5.7 … Continue reading
Referendum petitions seek people’s vote on 40-year SALE of DWSD property, $6 billion in revenues to regional Great Lakes Water Authority 15,000+ signatures must be turned in to City Clerk, according to state law GLWA would increase water shut-offs, rates, … Continue reading