Health officials in Traverse City expect to know Tuesday, June 13, whether or not they can lift a public health advisory in the Grand Traverse Bay
Three-thousand gallons of untreated sewage leaked out of a sewer, and into a creek that flows through the Boardman River, and into Grand Traverse Bay on Saturday, June 11. Continue reading
The USDA is putting just under 9 million dollars into rural communities in Michigan.
The money will go towards improving and expanding water mains and sewer systems in Gratiot, Saginaw and Arenac counties. Continue reading
Old sewage systems have contaminated surface and groundwater in Arenac County for years, according to officials with the Michigan USDA.
This month the USDA announced more than $3 million in grants will be going to two towns in Arenac and Wexford counties to fix these systems. Continue reading
Nearly $100 million is being allocated to support what officials are calling an important, but unglamorous issue.
The final round of a state grant program is providing more than $3 million throughout the state to fund wastewater treatment projects.