Agreement Reached in Flint Requiring Lead Pipe Removal and Safer Water

Fact Sheet
March 28, 2017

A lawsuit brought by Flint citizens has ended in a court-ordered agreement that will force removal of the lead pipes at the heart of the city’s water crisis. While the agreement does not provide all the justice Flint residents deserve, we hope it will make the tap water safer and help the community begin to recover from the crisis. Additional details of the agreement are explained in this fact sheet.