Work to remove lead-tainted pipes began in March; so far, service lines to 33 homes have been replaced with copper pipes. The goal is to remove and replace 15,000 lines, but first the city must wait for funding to be made available. (Photo provided by the city of Flint)

Work to remove lead-tainted pipes began in March; so far, service lines to 33 homes have been replaced with copper pipes. The goal is to remove and replace 15,000 lines, but first the city must wait for funding to be made available. (Photo provided by the city of Flint)