Research and Resources

Research and Resources

Research Index

10-Point Affordability Plan

Toledo & Lucas County Poverty Study 

The Flint Water Crisis, KWA and Strategic-Structural Racism

Executive Order 2020-28 (COVID-19)

Navigating Legal Pathways to Rate-Funded Customer Assistance Programs: A Guide for Water and Waste

Restricting the Flow of Water to Non-Paying Customers, Instead of Complete Shut-Offs – IB Environmental Blog

Drinking Water Guide – River Network (available in English and Spanish)

Pauli, Benjamin J. – Flint Fights Back, Environmental Justice and Democracy in the Flint Water Crisis

Ohio Association of Public Health (2017). Climate Resilience in Ohio: A Public Health Approach to Preparedness & Planning.

Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments (2018). Water and Health Opportunities for Nursing Action.

Policy Reads


All About Water Session Presentations

Pleas find below all of the available presentations given during each webinar session.

Session #1: Equity & Water Affordability

Dr. Peter Hammer: The Historic Harm, Inequities, & Water Affordability: Rates, Race, & Infrastructure

Dr. Sujata Shetty: Equity and Water Affordability: Toledo Poverty Study

Dr. Hope Bland: Systemic Racism: What is it & What’s Our Next Move?

Dr. Pam Oatis: Ending Racism Water Equity

Session #2: Community & Water Affordability

Royce Stephens: D.R.E.A.M.S. Program

Evonda & Amanda Haith: Framework for Dismantling Institutional Racism

Donald Wiggins Jr. Esq.: Community Benefits Agreement & Water Affordability

Aisha Sleiman: Community Lawyering Junction

Ninah Sasy: Clean Water Public Advocate

Session #3: Public Health & Water Affordability

Dr. Peggy Berry: Water: A Life Source for Our Health and the Environment

Dr. Nadia Gaber & Professor Emily Kutil: We the People of Detroit — Community Research Collective

Session #4: Government & Water Affordability

Michael Harris:  The Mckenzie Patrice Flint Community Lab & Flint Development Center 

Ian Robinson & General McDaniel: Using AI to Reduce Uncertainty of Lead Service Line Replacement

Rianna Eckel: Baltimore Water Justice

Roger D. Colton: All About Water: A Path to Affordability

Session #5: Policy & Water Affordability

To view the policy documents presented during this session click here.

Session #6: Strategy

Jill Ryan & Monica Lewis-Patrick: Building a Collaborative Strategy to Win on Water Affordability

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