DWSD’s Lifeline Plan for Water Affordability Misses the Mark

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENews from the People’s Water Board Coalition June 28, 2022 Contact: Lynna Kaucheck, lynna@progressmichigan.org DWSD’s Lifeline Plan for Water Affordability Misses the MarkPlan fails to address Detroit’s most vulnerable populations DETROIT – Today, the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department (DWSD) presented their pilot Lifeline Plan for Water Affordability to the Board of Water Commissioners, […]

Water Ceremony and Press Conference Monday March 21, 11:30am

People’s Water Board Coalition Water Ceremony and Press Conference Monday…For Immediate Release Media Advisory Friday, March 18, 2022 Contact: Sylvia Orduño, 734.846.9465, smorduno@gmail.com Faith Leaders Call for Water Bills Based on Ability to Pay to End ShutoffsSpirit of Detroit Press Conference highlights moral crisis of water insecurity on eve of World Water Day DETROIT – […]

Watch our Water Wednesday Shows

Every Wednesday at 12 p.m. ET catch the PWBC’s Water Wednesday show — a unique webcast hosted and produced by Detroit mothers who discuss a variety of local to international water-related topics with special guests. Each show is broadcast live on facebook and twitter. You’ll find recorded shows on the People’s Water Board Coalition’s YouTube […]

The Lasting Effects of Water Shutoffs:

People’s Water Board Coalition Water Wednesdays BLOG: The Lasting Effects of Water Shutoffs: Let’s Talk About It! Hello, again Beloved Community!  I hope all is well with you.  Lately, there has been a lot going on with me, as you may have seen from the previous blog I am recovering from Covid-19, and that got […]

A Call To Action -Standing Together!: Let’s Talk About It!

Hello Again,  Beloved Community,  Here’s to hoping that the holidays are a time of joy for you all! Let’s jump right into the thick of it, it seems covid is going nowhere soon, so what does that spell for those of us who have been unemployed; underemployed ; and even those of us who remained […]

What’s The fear With Covid Vaccines?

People’s Water Board Coalition Water Wednesdays BLOG: Covid Vaccines: Let’s Talk About It! Hello Again,  Beloved Community,  I hope you all are staying safe and healthy. Let’s talk about Vaccines for covid how do you feel about them and what do you know?  Are they safe; have they been tested adequately and why are so […]

BLOG: Water Affordability~Vital to Our Survival! Let’s Talk About It!

Hello Again,  Beloved Community, back again with another blog and hoping you all are staying safe.  Let me start by saying that Detroit Water and Sewerage Department has more than one program to assist people who are having trouble paying their water bills. DO NOT MISTAKE THIS FOR AFFORDABILITY- IT IS NOT THE SAME! Assistance […]

When Will Covid Be Gone?

BLOG: When Will Covid Be Gone? : Let’s Talk About It! Hello Again,  Beloved Community, As cases of covid begin to rise we must wonder what factors are causing those spikes.  Firstly there are the two variants that have been developing, Delta and Lambda, and while the CDC is advising all citizens to get vaccinated […]

Corona Continues-Whats Going On?

People’s Water Board Coalition Water Wednesdays BLOG: Covid- What’s Really Going On?: Let’s Talk About It! Hello Again,  Beloved Community, As you may all know we are still in the grips of a deadly pandemic, some may feel we are coming out of it, albeit we may be slowing down, but do not doubt that […]