Sara Jerome

  1. PFAS Testimony Suggests Weak Response From Michigan
    11/19/2018

    Michigan has been slow to respond to PFAS contamination despite having information about this threat several years ago.

  2. New Flint Crisis Details Emerge
    11/16/2018

    The Flint lead crisis began in 2014, but all these years later, revelations continue to surface. Daugherty Johnson, former Flint utilities administrator, offered new insight into Flint’s water issues to Genesee District Court Judge Jennifer Manley on November 6.

  3. Report: South Carolina Used HaloSan To Treat Drinking Water
    11/14/2018

    State and local government have long sought to reassure residents of Denmark, SC, that their taps are safe, as many residents are suspicious of their rust-colored water.

  4. Record-Setting Python Caught On Water District Land
    11/13/2018

    A water management district in Florida had a slithery problem to contend with recently in the form of a 17-foot Burmese python.

  5. Approved By Water Agencies, Killed By Voters: Cali Water Bond
    11/11/2018

    Among the notable defeats on election day was a proposed $9 billion water bond in California.

  6. NJ American Reaches Rate Settlement
    11/9/2018

    Plans are in place for New Jersey American Water customers to be paid back for what amounted to a loan to the state’s biggest water utility.

  7. North Carolina Worker Dies After Fall From Water Tower
    11/5/2018

    A Greensboro city worker died in North Carolina last week after falling from a water tower while reportedly performing a maintenance exercise on the structure.

  8. Old Wooden Water Infrastructure Discovered
    11/5/2018

    Water workers in South Carolina recently unearthed a pipe that seemed, by today’s standards, ancient.

  9. Newark Lead Crisis Follows Pattern Of Flint
    11/2/2018

    The lead crisis in Newark, NJ, has clear echoes of the disaster in Flint, MI.

  10. New Indirect Potable Reuse Project Comes To Southwest
    11/1/2018

    A city near Phoenix recently greenlit a major indirect potable reuse project designed to support the water supply in an area threatened by drought, rising demand, and climate change.