Flint Water Crisis

Everything You Need to Know about Lead in Water

Date: 
Mon, May 14, 2018 - 6:30pm

Join Oday Salim of the Great Lakes Environmental Law Center and Elin Betanzo of Safe Water Engineering, for a community presentation on lead in water.

Location: 
Southfield Parks & Recreation, 26000 Evergreen Road, Southfield, Michigan: 26000 Evergreen Road, Southfield MI 48076 US

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Four Years Too Long! Get On The Bus To Lansing!

Date: 
Wed, Apr 25, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

City:

Reserve your spot and get on the bus! It has been four years and residents of Flint are STILL paying outrageous prices for water that is unfit to drink. Now the State of Michigan has closed the Water PODs, putting citizens' health in danger. We need YOU to stand with us and demand safe affordable water. Reserve your spot now!!

Join us on the bus to Lansing: Wednesday, April 25. Be at First Trinity Baptist Church (1226 Beach st.) at 8am. The bus leaves at 9am, arriving in Lansing at 10am. The bus returns to Flint at 2pm, arriving at Flint City Hall for a rally at 3pm.

Location: 
1226 Beach St, Flint, MI 48502-1409, United States

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Four Years Too Long! Get On The Bus To Lansing!

Date: 
Wed, Apr 25, 2018 - 8:00am to 2:00pm

City:

Reserve your spot and get on the bus! It has been four years and residents of Flint are STILL paying outrageous prices for water that is unfit to drink. Now the State of Michigan has closed the Water PODs, putting citizens' health in danger. We need YOU to stand with us and demand safe affordable water. Reserve your spot now!!

Join us on the bus to Lansing: Wednesday, April 25. Be at First Trinity Baptist Church (1226 Beach st.) at 8am. The bus leaves at 9am, arriving in Lansing at 10am. The bus returns to Flint at 2pm, arriving at Flint City Hall for a rally at 3pm.

Location: 
1226 Beach St, Flint, MI 48502-1409, United States

Event Type:

Four Years Too Long! Get On The Bus To Lansing!

Date: 
Wed, Apr 25, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

City:

Reserve your spot and get on the bus! It has been four years and residents of Flint are STILL paying outrageous prices for water that is unfit to drink. Now the State of Michigan has closed the Water PODs, putting citizens' health in danger. We need YOU to stand with us and demand safe affordable water. Reserve your spot now!!

Join us on the bus to Lansing: Wednesday, April 25. Be at First Trinity Baptist Church (1226 Beach st.) at 8am. The bus leaves at 9am, arriving in Lansing at 10am. The bus returns to Flint at 2pm, arriving at Flint City Hall for a rally at 3pm.

Location: 
1226 Beach St, Flint, MI 48502-1409, United States

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Flint Water Crisis: Invisible Immigrants

Date: 
Wed, May 16, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

City:

Please join Arab American Heritage Council (AAHC), City of Flint, Genesee County Hispanic Latino Collaborative (GCHLC), and International Center of Greater Flint (ICGF) for a townhall hearing and panel discussion on the impact of the Flint Water Crisis on immigrants, refugees, and asylum seekers.

5:30PM Light Refreshments
6:00PM Program Start

Location: 
Flint Public Library
Address: 
1026 E Kearsley St, Flint, Michigan 48503

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Flint Clean Water And Off Fossil Fuels March

Date: 
Sat, May 19, 2018 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm

City:

A march in Flint designed to remind the country that Flint will not be forgotten. That just like every American those that live there deserve clean water. It is time to stand together and work to correct this grievous issue.

To help support that, we are sistering with another cause to get America off of fossil fuels. As Michiganders know, the environment is a precious thing. Water is our life here. Anything that helps protect our valuable little ecosystem is in alignment with our cause. A greener world can only enhance our life here.

Location: 
University of Michigan-Flint
Address: 
303 E Kearsley St, Flint, Michigan 48502

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Attend the MDEQ Lead & Copper Public Hearing

Date: 
Thu, Mar 1, 2018 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

City:

As part of a larger statewide effort to reduce lead exposure, the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is drafting proposed changes to the Lead and Copper Provisions of the Michigan Safe Drinking Water Act. The DEQ and Drinking Water and Municipal Assistance Division (DWMAD) will hold a public hearing to receive public comments on these proposed changes.

Location: 
Lansing Center, 333 E. Michigan Avenue, Lansing, Michigan

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Building a Better Michigan: A District Dialogue

Date: 
Thu, Mar 15, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

City:

Michigan’s infrastructure is some of the worst in the nation - crumbling roads and bridges, lead pipes, and dangerous highways. How do we fix this? We will discuss from a number of perspectives.

Confirmed Panelists:
- Patrick Lindemann, Ingham County Drain Commissioner
- Milton Scales, fmr. Ingham County Road Commissioner and Meridian Township Trustee
- Aaron Stephens, Member of East Lansing City Council
- Todd Tennis; Ingham County Commissioner and
Legislative Policy Specialist

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Location: 
Henry's Place
Address: 
4926 Marsh Road, Okemos, Michigan 48864

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Troubled Water: Film Screening, Discussion and Action

Date: 
Thu, Jan 18, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

City:

Join Hazon Detroit, Detroit Jews for Justice and Congregation Shir Tikvah community for a Screening, Discussion and Action around Detroit’s “Troubled Water.” We’ll screen the video from the 2nd Annual Michigan Jewish Food Festival that features stories including Flint, the health damaging water shut-offs in Detroit, the corporate give-away draining the Great Lakes and the need to provide water in a climate that’s heating up. Michigan is at the front-line of the Water Wars.

Location: 
Congregation Shir Tikvah
Address: 
3900 Northfield Pkwy, Troy, Michigan 48084

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World Water Day 2018

Date: 
Thu, Mar 22, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

City:

SAVE THE DATE

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International World Water Day 2018
at the State Capitol in Lansing, MI

Rideshare : bit.ly/MIRideshare
Buses : rallybus.net/world-water-day-2018/
Detroit Bus : tinyurl.com/RegisterWWD-MI
Event Page (download flyers and parking info) : thegrwp.com/events

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Join hundreds of citizens in demanding accountability for the criminal actions and inaction by Governor Snyder, Attorney General Schuette, and MDEQ Director Grether.

Location: 
510 W Ottawa St, Lansing, MI 48933-8017, United States

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