Flint Michigan Water Tower

Brett Carlsen/Getty Images

The Flint City Council is considering a new short-term contract to purchase water from the Great Lakes Water Authority out of Detroit, in an agreement that will come at a 4.7 percent price increase for the water used. The agreement is imperative in order for the city to continue to receive pre-treated water for its residents and businesses.

Read “#Flint: Short-Term Extension of Water Service From Detroit Will Cost City More Money