Jackson Co. Health Department issues Public Health Advisory

Jackson, Mich. — From the Jackson County Health Department: “Due to a power outage and the recent heavy rains, partially treated wastewater was released into the Grand River from the City of Jackson wastewater treatment plant. It is advised that users of the river minimize body and skin contact with the Grand River until further notice.

This Public Health Advisory is in effect between R.A. Greene Park and points downstream on the Grand River to the Jackson County border.

Water sampling for bacterial levels is being conducted. For further information, call 517-788-4433.”