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Flint’s drinking water crisis has brought more attention to the issue of lead in drinking water. Mae Wu, an attorney for the Natural Resources Defense Council says a big national effort is needed to eliminate the risk. 

Republicans and Democrats say a long-term solution is needed for infrastructure


The State Board of Education could join the effort to pass a May ballot proposal to boost road funding. State lawmakers are asking voters to approve raising the sales tax from six percent to seven percent



Governor Rick Snyder is expected to start signing bills Monday as part of a package to boost state road funding. The legislation is contingent on a May ballot question that would raise Michigan’s sales tax from six percent to seven percent. 

The Dyckman Avenue Bridge was one 28 listed as "structurally deficient" on a state list