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Original article URL: http://bridgemi.com/2016/02/the-good-the-bad-and-the-ugly-key-statements-in-the-flint-water-disaster/
4 February 2016
This gallery of quotes provides a guide to more than 30 statements attributed to public officials, government regulators, and other drinking water and public health experts throughout the Flint drinking water saga.
Each quote is marked at the top with one of three labels:
This gallery summarizes far more detailed information within the Michigan Truth Squad’s Flint Water Disaster Timeline.
1st quote – April 25, 2014 City of Flint press release issued as Flint switches to Flint River water as its drinking water source. The press release is issued on joint letterhead from state-appointed Emergency Manager Darnell Earley and Mayor Dayne Walling.
2nd quote – Flint Mayor Dayne Walling, in April 2014, as the city makes its drinking water switch to the Flint River.
2nd quote– Flint Mayor Dayne Walling, in June 2014, as city residents begin complaining about the foul smell, taste, and color of the water flowing from their taps.