Archives: Kristy Meyer

Drinking Water Safety

It’s not usually news when Toledo’s mayor drinks a glass of water, but on Monday, cameras swarmed as Michael Collins took a swig of previously-banned H20. Elevated toxin levels, likely from algae blooms, prompted a recent do-not-drink advisory, and this hour we’ll look at what caused the problem, and we’ll look at the health of Ohio’s lakes.

Two Points of View on Lake Erie Usage Legislation

In April, the Ohio House passed Bill 473, which approved new standards for withdrawing water from Lake Eire. As the bill continues on to the Senate Floor soon, we’ll look at the two sides of the issue, as well as the seven issues facing Lake Erie in the future.