Water Advisory Committee to Hold Second Meeting at Flint Public Library on Thursday, March 19, 2015
Flint, Michigan – March 17, 2015 – The Water Advisory Committee formed to help aid in communication between the City and the community is holding its second meeting on Thursday, March 19, 2015 from 2:00-4:00pm at the Flint Public Library. The committee will be updated on the current status of improvements to the water system, the next steps to be taken including cost and timing estimates and formatted responses to questions asked at the previous meeting. In addition, the committee will be provided with a comprehensive budget overview with clear cost breakdowns.
The purpose of the Water Advisory Committee is to provide the community with ongoing information on the City’s work to maintain a safe water supply and to improve quality. In addition to gathering information from the City to share during their interactions with the community, committee members will also be expected to share the concerns they receive from the community in order for those concerns to be addressed.
All meetings by the Water Advisory Committee will be open to the public and will be held at easily accessible locations throughout the city. Meetings will be held on a regular basis as work continues at least until the City is receiving its water from the Karegnondi Water Authority, which is anticipated to be in 2016.