Service Line Replacement Background Information
Why It Matters: Flint plans to replace all lead and galvanized service lines. Lead and galvanized service lines will be scheduled for replacement. The priority is replacing lead service lines. Residents can help by working with city contractors to support the replacement.
Service Line Replacements Near Me
If lead lines are removed at your home or nearby, it is important to clean your aerator or change your filter more frequently. Construction activities may release lead particles, and dirty aerators and plumbing activities may cause lead particles to be emitted and a spike in lead concentration to occur.
For more information on how to clean your aerator go to How Construction Activity Affects Your Drinking Water.