Flintís emergency manager rejected the plan to go off of Detroit city water and use water from the Flint in 2012. However, Snyderís office overruled that objection and used water from the Flint anyway, setting in motion a chain of events that has led to a lead contamination crisis.
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Flint Refuses to Be Poisoned
Who Poisoned Flint, Michigan?
Nite-Cap Tavern: The little tavern with the big time fun
You canít drink the water in Flint, but you still have to pay for it
Insane Clown Posse Sends 10,000 Bottles of Faygo to Flint, Michigan
Rick Snyder's administration were aware of a surge in Legionnaires' disease
Flint Residents Told That Their Children Could Be Taken Away If They Donít Pay For Cityís Poison Water
Environmental officials warned Snyder administration not to use water that poisoned Flint
Jack White getting invloved in Flint H2O fiasco