EGLE and MDHHS to host Michigan Safe Drinking Water Virtual Town Halls

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 8, 2019
Jill A. Greenberg, EGLE Public Information Officer, GreenbergJ@Michigan.gov, 517-897-4965
EGLE Media Office, EGLE-Assist@Michigan.gov, 517-284-9278

The Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) will host three Michigan Safe Drinking Water Virtual Town Halls that will be live streamed at the dates and times listed below. The town halls will provide information to residents on sampling that is being done in communities throughout Michigan to test for lead in drinking water. Each town hall will include a presentation by staff from EGLE and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) and allow time to answer questions submitted online.

  • July 9, 6-7 p.m. EST - Lower Michigan residents
  • July 10, 6-7 p.m. EST - Northern Lower Michigan residents
  • July 11, 6-7 p.m. EST - Upper Peninsula residents

To submit questions for the town halls, send emails to EGLE-TownHall@Michigan.gov.

For more information and to view the virtual town halls live, go to Michigan.gov/MiLeadSafe.

To stay up to date on other EGLE News, follow us at Michigan.gov/MIEnvironment

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