Preventing Lead Contamination in Springfield Water

Drinking water problems such as lead contamination affect numerous cities throughout the country, with Flint, Michigan being the most notable. How does Springfield avoid the issues that plague other cities in the nation? Connecting Point’s Tony Dunne sat down with Jaimye Bartak of the Springfield Water and Sewer Commission to talk about what the city of Springfield does to combat lead contamination in the city’s water supply. 

This interview originally aired on July 18, 2019.