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3rd Annual Flint Water Festival Recap Report

3rd Annual Flint Water Festival RECAP!!!

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State says Flint is in violation of Safe Drinking Water Act again

The Flint Water Plant water tower in Flint, Mich.  Carlos Osorio/AP

The Flint Water Plant water tower in Flint, Mich.

Carlos Osorio/AP

"Water problems remain cloudy in Flint, Michigan.

The state's Department of Environmental Quality says the city once again is violating the Safe Drinking Water Act.

The Michigan DEQ showing serious concerns about the condition of the city's water treatment plant, demanding the state taking action in a letter sent on Monday.

Requiring 14 different fixes ranging from fixing water rates and collections to make sure the water fund stays intact, to hiring someone full time to run the treatment plant, and completing the chemical feed system in the plant to safely treat water." -Drew Moore WEYI

Child who was face of Flint water crisis ineligible for extra food aid, his mom says

Sincere Smith is seen at his grandmother's apartment in Swartz Creek on Wednesday May 10, 2017. (Photo: Ryan Garza, Detroit Free Press)

Sincere Smith is seen at his grandmother's apartment in Swartz Creek on Wednesday May 10, 2017. (Photo: Ryan Garza, Detroit Free Press)

"Former Flint resident Ariana Hawk talks about not getting additional food assistance money going to Flint families with children during the Flint water crisis who qualify for food assistance benefits since she moved out of the city in 2016." Ryan Garza/Detroit Free Press