PLAINFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Residents will be able to share their concerns over contaminated wells during a meeting with Plainfield Township officials Thursday.
The Plainfield Township Infrastructure Committee meeting will be held at 8 a.m. at the township hall, located at 6161 Belmont Avenue NE.
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Officials will discuss the levels of contaminates found in wells near a former Wolverine Worldwide dump site. The contaminate that is of concern is PFAS, a likely carcinogen that also has been linked to other health problems.
During the meeting, officials will give an update on a timeline for treating the water.
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RESOURCES FOR BELMONT RESIDENTS:
If you are eligible for a whole-house water filtration system from Wolverine Worldwide, you can call 616.866.5627 or email HouseStreet@wwwinc.com.
The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality Environmental Assistance Center can be reached at 1.800.662.9278.
Websites with additional information on the contamination: