Flint

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At a conference in Flint today officials and national experts are discussing how to reduce childhood exposures to health hazards found in school environments and restoring confidence in school drinking water systems.

Claire Barnett is the executive director of the Healthy Schools Network, a New York based group that promotes healthy environments in schools.

Problems range from lead in school drinking fountains to crumbling buildings are getting worse nationally.

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In a letter to Flint this week the EPA sided with the state, saying that they support the city joining into an Administrative Consent Order with the MDEQ.


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The Michigan State Police Wednesday released the findings of a misconduct investigation into members of the Flint Area Narcotics Group, or FANG.


City of Flint

Flint Mayor Karen Weaver is expected to speak with tech billionaire Elon Musk about possible aid he may provide to the city.


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A door-to-door survey is coming to Flint this weekend to identify the health needs of city residents.

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