Flint, Mich. Update | State Ends Water Distribution In Flint. Water pods in Flint have already begun to run out of cases of bottled water after residents were informed they’d no longer be receiving it from the state. Many people are also voicing their concerns about the long lines and tensions rising as the resources ran out. We’ve just received word that the state will no longer be providing Flint residents affected by the water crisis with bottled water. People have lined up hoping to get their share of bottled water. This comes after rigorous testing has showed that the levels of lead in Flint’s water are well below action levels and have been that way for nearly two years.