community water systems Points North, Ep. 12: A beeline to service By Morgan Springer • May 9, 2019 Dan Wanschura / Interlochen Public Radio This week on Points North, a U.S. soldier was injured in a training exercise and discharged from the army. Then he found an unusual way to cope with his depression and serve his country: beekeeping. Listen Listening... / 10:24 Listen to the entire episode here. Flint hires a water consulting firm, UM-Flint releases its own water test results By Lindsey Smith • Feb 12, 2015 Listen Listening... / The Environment Report for Thursday, February 12, 2015 — Flint hires firm to assess water problems Flint switched from Detroit’s water system last year and is now using the Flint River until it can hook up to Lake Huron. But there have been major problems. Residents complain about the water tasting and smelling bad. The Department of Environmental Quality cited Flint in December for violating the Safe Water Drinking Act.