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Crain's Detroit Business
Is long-vacant Moose Lodge building inching toward renovation?at 2115 Cass Ave. in downtown Detroit. A document that the Ilitch family's Oly
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted yesterday
at 2115 Cass Ave. in downtown Detroit. A document that the Ilitch family's Olympia Development of Michigan filed with the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality last week shows some asbestos cleanup is scheduled to take place over a few days... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit reinstates contractor it banned for mishandling asbestos at demolition sitesofficial had earlier made that claim. Brown was suspended in June 2016 from th
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
official had earlier made that claim. Brown was suspended in June 2016 from the city's blight removal program after the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality found he had demolished 13 houses with asbestos still inside. Brown was... Read more
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MLive.com
Ludington judge assigned to Nestle zoning appealtanker truck loading dock in Evart, from which Nestle trucks the water to the I
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
tanker truck loading dock in Evart, from which Nestle trucks the water to the Ice Mountain bottling plant in Stanwood. The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality is reviewing Nestle's application to boost pumping on its well in Osceola... Read more
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MLive.com
Ann Arbor 8th graders start petition to limit Nestle's water pumpingANN ARBOR, MI - Two Ann Arbor eighth graders and nearly 45,000 of their support
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
ANN ARBOR, MI - Two Ann Arbor eighth graders and nearly 45,000 of their supporters are petitioning the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality to limit Nestle's water-pumping practices in Osceola County. Yousef Emara and Nathan Koh started the... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Permits sought to protect homes from Lake Michigan dunecontains pieces of another cottage of Dressler's it consumed in April. The Det
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 3 days ago
contains pieces of another cottage of Dressler's it consumed in April. The Detroit Free Press and MLive.com report the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality recently put a stop to truckloads of sand being taken from the dune. The DEQ... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Permits sought to protect homes from Lake Michigan dunecontains pieces of another cottage of Dressler's it consumed in April. The Det
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 3 days ago
contains pieces of another cottage of Dressler's it consumed in April. The Detroit Free Press and MLive.com report the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality recently put a stop to truckloads of sand being taken from the dune. The DEQ... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Sludge lingers in drain behind Clinton Township homesand the company contacted a firm to remove fluids from the storm drains. Mille
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
and the company contacted a firm to remove fluids from the storm drains. Miller's office was notified Thursday by the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality. A message was left for an MDEQ spokesperson today. Miller said officials... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Massive dune threatens West Michigan home, but state orders family to stop moving sandand just — you look around town, it's kind of all over," David Dressler said. "
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
and just — you look around town, it's kind of all over," David Dressler said. "It's kind of neat." But that's not how the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality sees it. Sue Dressler said that on Aug. 3, the department sent an e-mail... Read more
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MLive.com
EPA has 'significant concerns' about staffing of Flint's water systemand qualified personnel" are hired by the city. EPA Acting Regional Administra
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
and qualified personnel" are hired by the city. EPA Acting Regional Administrator Robert A. Kaplan gave the city and Michigan Department of Environmental Quality until Friday, Aug. 18, to produce a detailed update on water system staffing in... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Massive dune threatens West Michigan home, but state orders family to stop moving sandand just — you look around town, it's kind of all over," David Dressler said. "
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
and just — you look around town, it's kind of all over," David Dressler said. "It's kind of neat." But that's not how the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality sees it. Sue Dressler said that on Aug. 3, the department sent an e-mail... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Massive dune threatens West Michigan home, but state orders family to stop moving sandand just — you look around town, it's kind of all over," David Dressler said. "
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 5 days ago
and just — you look around town, it's kind of all over," David Dressler said. "It's kind of neat." But that's not how the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality sees it. Sue Dressler said that on Aug. 3, the department sent an e-mail... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Massive dune threatens West Michigan home, but state orders family to stop moving sandand just — you look around town, it's kind of all over," David Dressler said. "
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
and just — you look around town, it's kind of all over," David Dressler said. "It's kind of neat." But that's not how the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality sees it. Sue Dressler said that on Aug. 3, the department sent an e-mail... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Massive dune threatens West Michigan home, but state orders family to stop moving sandand just — you look around town, it's kind of all over," David Dressler said. "
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 5 days ago
and just — you look around town, it's kind of all over," David Dressler said. "It's kind of neat." But that's not how the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality sees it. Sue Dressler said that on Aug. 3, the department sent an e-mail... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Massive dune threatens West Michigan home, but state orders family to stop moving sandand just — you look around town, it's kind of all over," David Dressler said. "
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 5 days ago
and just — you look around town, it's kind of all over," David Dressler said. "It's kind of neat." But that's not how the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality sees it. Sue Dressler said that on Aug. 3, the department sent an e-mail... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Massive dune threatens West Michigan home, but state orders family to stop moving sandand just — you look around town, it's kind of all over," David Dressler said. "
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
and just — you look around town, it's kind of all over," David Dressler said. "It's kind of neat." But that's not how the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality sees it. Sue Dressler said that on Aug. 3, the department sent an e-mail... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Massive dune threatens west Mich. home, but state orders family to stop moving sandand just — you look around town, it's kind of all over," David Dressler said. "
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
and just — you look around town, it's kind of all over," David Dressler said. "It's kind of neat." But that's not how the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality sees it. Sue Dressler said that on Aug. 3, the department sent an e-mail... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
St. Charles testing for contaminants at office building | August 13, 2017contamination was below the threshold for required remediation. He explained e
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 6 days ago
contamination was below the threshold for required remediation. He explained even if those levels are unchanged today, the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is about to lower the threshold. Primdahl told the council the northeast... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Officials investigating oil spill in suburban Detroit ditchthat fouled a suburban Detroit drainage ditch and left residents complaining of
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 6 days ago
that fouled a suburban Detroit drainage ditch and left residents complaining of a petroleum smell. Ryan Schwarb of the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality says the spill reported Wednesday traveled about 1,000 feet down the Teske Drain... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Officials investigating oil spill in suburban Detroit ditchthat fouled a suburban Detroit drainage ditch and left residents complaining of
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 6 days ago
that fouled a suburban Detroit drainage ditch and left residents complaining of a petroleum smell. Ryan Schwarb of the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality says the spill reported Wednesday traveled about 1,000 feet down the Teske Drain... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Menominee Tribe applauds opposition to Back 40from the tailings, waste rock stockpiles and open pit, would forever change the
The Shawano Leader / Posted 7 days ago
from the tailings, waste rock stockpiles and open pit, would forever change the area. Aquila Resources, Inc., a Canadian development stage company, has already received three of four permits from the Michigan Department of Environmental... Read more
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MLive.com
'We want our health protected,' say 130 homeowners suing Ford over pollutionMcCall said. Holding polluters accountable Ford has acknowledged the plume, q
MLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
McCall said. Holding polluters accountable Ford has acknowledged the plume, quickly settling a July lawsuit filed by the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, agreeing to monitor the pollution and pay $45,000 in fees to the state for... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Residents call for Ford to clean up contaminated groundwater, file lawsuitAlden Village. Attorneys Norman B. Berger (left) and Shawn M. Collins. (Photo:
Detroit Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
Alden Village. Attorneys Norman B. Berger (left) and Shawn M. Collins. (Photo: Bill Bresler | hometownlife.com) The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality settled a lawsuit with Ford over the groundwater contamination in late July,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Audit cites DEQ for failed oversight on demolitions, asbestosLANSING — The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality did not properly mon
Detroit Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
LANSING — The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality did not properly monitor building demolitions in which hazardous asbestos could be released to the air or inspect landfills to make sure removed asbestos was disposed of safely, the state... Read more
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MLive.com
130 homeowners to sue Ford over chemical pollution near Michigan plantwould be the second suit filed against the Dearborn automaker over the chemical
MLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
would be the second suit filed against the Dearborn automaker over the chemical plume - the first was raised by the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality in federal court and settled in July. Ford was ordered to pay $45,000 in fees... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Lawyer: Lawsuit targets Ford Motor Co. for tainting waterDetroit River. "While we don’t comment on litigation, we will continue to work
Detroit Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
Detroit River. "While we don’t comment on litigation, we will continue to work closely with the city of Livonia and the (Michigan Department of Environmental Quality) to address the issue," Ford Motor Co. said in a statement Tuesday afternoon.... Read more
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MLive.com
Flint upgrading water equipment after chlorine tote runs dryin Flint's water supply ran dry late last month before it was discovered by cit
MLive.com / Posted 11 days ago
in Flint's water supply ran dry late last month before it was discovered by city workers, a new report from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality says. Both city and DEQ officials said the temporary loss of the chlorine was... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Speedy Detroit blight removal could be endangering residentsreports, according to documents the Free Press obtained under the state Freedom
Detroit Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
reports, according to documents the Free Press obtained under the state Freedom of Information Act. One employee of the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality blamed city officials, saying that at a meeting they acknowledged putting... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
St. Charles Village waits for contamination test results | August 6, 2017for tests.” The Village of St. Charles has engaged AKT Peerless to run those t
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 13 days ago
for tests.” The Village of St. Charles has engaged AKT Peerless to run those tests. The next step is to work with the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality to establish a plan based on the test results. “We will need some type of... Read more
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MLive.com
Local leader under investigation after torching barn, confronting firefightersarson, disobeying a firefighter and malicious destruction of fire department pr
MLive.com / Posted 13 days ago
arson, disobeying a firefighter and malicious destruction of fire department property, Kaiser said. Further, the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality is looking into possible waste-burning violations, Kaiser said. Wasmiller's... Read more
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MLive.com
Tests of high-risk Flint homes register below federal lead threshold in Juneprone to high levels of lead in water met federal requirements in June, the ten
MLive.com / Posted 14 days ago
prone to high levels of lead in water met federal requirements in June, the tenth consecutive month that's happened. The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality announced the test results in a news release, saying 90 percent of the Tier I... Read more
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The Coldwater Daily Reporter
North chain renews weed assessmentexplained. The weed control program started 20 years ago, and the assessments
The Coldwater Daily Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
explained. The weed control program started 20 years ago, and the assessments have been renewed each four years. The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality and EPA will only allow certain herbicides to be used, and property owners are... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Judge orders Michigan, Flint to mediation over water crisisDavid Lawson on Tuesday appointed Troy-based attorney Paul Monicatti to facilit
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 16 days ago
David Lawson on Tuesday appointed Troy-based attorney Paul Monicatti to facilitate an agreement between the city and the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality. The department sued Flint in federal court in June, claiming the Flint city... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Judge orders Michigan, Flint to mediation over water crisisDavid Lawson on Tuesday appointed Troy-based attorney Paul Monicatti to facilit
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 16 days ago
David Lawson on Tuesday appointed Troy-based attorney Paul Monicatti to facilitate an agreement between the city and the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality. The department sued Flint in federal court in June, claiming the Flint city... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Judge orders Michigan, Flint to mediation over water crisisDavid Lawson on Tuesday appointed Troy-based attorney Paul Monicatti to facilit
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 16 days ago
David Lawson on Tuesday appointed Troy-based attorney Paul Monicatti to facilitate an agreement between the city and the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality. The department sued Flint in federal court in June, claiming the Flint city... Read more
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MLive.com
Ontario government weighs into Enbridge Line 5 debatestate pipeline board will make a recommendation on what, if anything, should be
MLive.com / Posted 16 days ago
state pipeline board will make a recommendation on what, if anything, should be done about the pipeline. Separately, the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality is reviewing an Enbridge request to install 22 supports on the pipeline,... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Judge orders Michigan, Flint to mediation over water crisisDavid Lawson on Tuesday appointed Troy-based attorney Paul Monicatti to facilit
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 16 days ago
David Lawson on Tuesday appointed Troy-based attorney Paul Monicatti to facilitate an agreement between the city and the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality. The department sued Flint in federal court in June, claiming the Flint city... Read more
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MLive.com
Judge orders state, city into mediation over Flint's water futureDETROIT, MI - A federal judge has ordered the Michigan Department of Environmen
MLive.com / Posted 16 days ago
DETROIT, MI - A federal judge has ordered the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality and the city of Flint into mediation in an attempt to resolve their differences regarding the future of Flint's drinking water out of court. On Tuesday, Aug.... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Inland lakes at risk for algae bloomsand has surface scum or globs floating in the water. If this is ingested, it ca
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 17 days ago
and has surface scum or globs floating in the water. If this is ingested, it can be poisonous to people and pets. The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality is working with the Kent County Health Department to help spread the word about... Read more
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MLive.com
EPA concerned about Flint's future water source, praises mayor's planafter a consultant paid for by the state of Michigan recommended Flint enter in
MLive.com / Posted 17 days ago
after a consultant paid for by the state of Michigan recommended Flint enter into a long-term contract with GLWA. The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality has also endorsed the GLWA contact and claimed the city is violating a... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
Rehmann Health Center announces activity schedule for August | July 30, 2017Saginaw County Health Department for testing. Note that lead, arsenic and pest
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 20 days ago
Saginaw County Health Department for testing. Note that lead, arsenic and pesticide testing in water are done only at the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality labs in Lansing. For information, call (517) 335-8184. Testing kits can be sent... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Nestle told to review pumping impact on Michigan wetlands210 million gallons of water annually from the state would impact local wetland
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 20 days ago
210 million gallons of water annually from the state would impact local wetlands, streams and natural springs. The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality requested more information from Nestle Waters North America in June about... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Work on new seawall to begin in Stony Pointand design consideration and construction methods were taken into account as we
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 20 days ago
and design consideration and construction methods were taken into account as well as permitting requirements from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality and the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers,” he said. The firm submitted the lowest of... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Oakland County Health Division receives $200,000 in money and supplies from state for beach monitoringCounty Health Division is receiving nearly $200,000 in state grants, federal fu
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
County Health Division is receiving nearly $200,000 in state grants, federal funds and beach monitoring supplies from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality. Included in this amount is $25,528 from the Clean Michigan Initiative-Clean... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Nestle told to review pumping impact on Michigan wetlandsgallons of water annually from the state would impact local wetlands, streams a
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 21 days ago
gallons of water annually from the state would impact local wetlands, streams and natural springs. MLive reports the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality requested more information from Nestle Waters North America in June about... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Nestle told to review pumping impact on Michigan wetlands210 million gallons of water annually from the state would impact local wetland
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 21 days ago
210 million gallons of water annually from the state would impact local wetlands, streams and natural springs. The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality requested more information from Nestle Waters North America in June about... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Nestle told to review pumping impact on Michigan wetlandsgallons of water annually from the state would impact local wetlands, streams a
Detroit Free Press / Posted 21 days ago
gallons of water annually from the state would impact local wetlands, streams and natural springs. MLive reports the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality requested more information from Nestle Waters North America in June about... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
The 10 absolutely best beaches in Michiganbodies of water. Clean water was a primary criterion. We consulted water-quali
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 22 days ago
bodies of water. Clean water was a primary criterion. We consulted water-quality data on 1,222 beaches compiled by the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, and eliminated those with persistent water-cleanliness problems. We also made... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
The 10 absolutely best beaches in Michiganbodies of water. Clean water was a primary criterion. We consulted water-quali
Detroit Free Press / Posted 22 days ago
bodies of water. Clean water was a primary criterion. We consulted water-quality data on 1,222 beaches compiled by the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, and eliminated those with persistent water-cleanliness problems. We also made... Read more
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MLive.com
DEQ tells Nestle to reevaluate pumping impact on wetlandsgallons of water a year from a well near Evart would impact local wetlands, str
MLive.com / Posted 22 days ago
gallons of water a year from a well near Evart would impact local wetlands, streams and natural springs. In late June, the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality requested more information from Nestle about groundwater replenishment around... Read more
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MLive.com
Nestle appeals zoning denial in court, asks case be put on holdcompany filed on July 20 in 49th Circuit Court in Reed City. In the filing, Ne
MLive.com / Posted 23 days ago
company filed on July 20 in 49th Circuit Court in Reed City. In the filing, Nestle asked to put the case on hold pending a Michigan Department of Environmental Quality decision on whether to grant Nestle's application to increase the amount of... Read more
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