Michigan PFAS Action Response Team to Provide PFAS Investigation Update

The Michigan PFAS Action Response Team (MPART) will be updating Michiganders near Wexford-Missaukee Career Tech Center (CTC) on their investigation of PFAS contamination in private drinking water wells near the Wexford-Missaukee CTC on Wednesday, April 6.

MPART representatives from the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy (EGLE) and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) along with District Health Department #10 will host a virtual community meeting on April 6 from 6-7:30 p.m.

Officials say the meeting will take place online rather than in-person.

To register and participate in the meeting, click here. Pre-registration and providing a name are not required to attend the meeting.

Anyone interested in participating can go to the registration website at the beginning of the meeting on April 6 to join.

Those without internet access can listen in to the meeting by calling 636-651-3142 and entering conference code 374288.

Individuals needing language assistance or accommodations should contact Amy Peterson at 517-420-0083 by March 31 to request language, mobility, visual, hearing, translation or other assistance.

After presentations, there will be an opportunity to ask questions.

For questions about the Wexford-Missaukee CTC investigation, contact Kaitlyn Bertram, EGLE, via email here, or call 231-429-1256.

For questions related to PFAS and health, contact Lisa Fischer, MDHHS, via email here, or call 517-331-2523.