Bankole: City water miscue raises preparedness question

"Last week’s boil water alert in Detroit raises questions about how prepared the city’s Water and Sewerage Department — and its affiliated Great Lakes Water Authority — are for events of this nature or worse.


The Flint water crisis taught many lessons on how bureaucracy can get in the way of swift action to address problems while leaving many residents, including little children, vulnerable to public health issues."


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