Kalamazoo and Battle Creek among communities receiving grants to protect water supply systems

Oct 4, 2013

Kalamazoo River - file photo
Kalamazoo River - file photo
Credit WMUK

The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality has approved wellhead protection grants for 45 communities in the state. 

Nearly $500,000 is being spread out across the state to help protect public water supply systems. The city of Kalamazoo will receive $49,000 and Battle Creek will get $70,000 through the grant program.