Monday, June 23, 2008

Deal on Water Compact Reached

Breaking on WOOD-

Negotiators have a deal on regulating large-scale water withdrawals in Michigan.

An announcement expected later Monday afternoon from top lawmakers paves the way for the state to approve a regional compact to prevent Great Lakes water from being sent outside the drainage basin.

No details available yet. Let's hope the bill doesn't say "sponsored by Nestle" in the fine print.