The next Flint? Groups call for EPA to intervene, provide safe water to Benton Harbor

Read the full story in the Detroit Free Press.

Citing an ongoing risk of lead poisoning to residents of Benton Harbor through their public drinking water, 20 environmental and public advocacy organizations on Thursday filed a petition with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, urging federal intervention to secure safe water supplies for the southwest Michigan city’s nearly 10,000 residents.

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