Urban League Kids Hosting Water Drive For FlintAs the number of bottled water drives for Flint has slowed to a drip, the Chicago Urban League is hosting one for the next several weeks.
Chicago Firefighter Helping Collect Bottled Water For Flint, MichiganShocked by the tainted water scandal in Flint, Michigan, a Chicago firefighter has been collecting bottled water to help out, and has been blown away by how many people are donating.
Feds Seek Prison Time For Contaminated Crestwood Water CaseThe government is asking a federal judge to give the former Crestwood police chief and a former water department operator up to 21 and 27 months in prison, respectively, for their roles in a scheme to use polluted well water in the village’s water supply for more than two decades.
Deerfield Water Warning Remains In EffectCBS 2’s Derrick Blakely spent the day in the northern suburb and reports residents are certainly annoyed but muddling through. The village says preliminary tests show the contamination has washed itself out of the system,