Department of Environmental Quality

Lansing River Trail flooding photo
emilee rader / flickr creative commons

Officials plan to divide $25,000 into small grants to support local river, stream and creek cleanups in Michigan.

City of Flint water tower
Ben Gordon / flickr creative commons

A hearing has been postponed for a state employee charged in the Flint water scandal who was to return to court for a possible plea deal with the attorney general's office.

WKAR file photo / WKAR-MSU

A lawsuit alleges that General Motors has contaminated water near a Michigan testing facility since the 1980s and has attempted to cover it up.

View of Great Lakes from space
Jeff Schmaltz / NASA/GSFC

Gov. Rick Snyder is moving Michigan's Office of the Great Lakes from the state Department of Environmental Quality to the Department of Natural Resources. 

Flint water
WKAR File Photo

Federal regulators say Michigan should increase funding and staffing of its Department of Environmental Quality and take other steps to ensure its drinking water is safe.

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