Flint Planning Commission Meeting Recap

To briefly recap the highlights of August 9’s Flint Planning Commission meeting: The site plan for the Flint Institute of Art’s expansion was approved. It will involve new gallery space as well as a demonstration and glass-blowing area. Potential concerns around parking sufficiency were addressed through shared parking agreements with Mott Community College. A concession/public …

Crim Fitness Foundation is seeking AmeriCorps Members

The Crim Fitness Foundation is seeking AmeriCorps service members. See below or visit http://crim.org/about-us/employment/open-positions/ for more information. Active Living Coordinator (LISC AmeriCorps Member) The Crim Fitness Foundation is seeking a full-time LISC AmeriCorps member to assist with Active Living for Safe and Active Genesee for Everyone (SAGE). The service member will help grow and sustain …

Updates from MSU CCED

Our mission is to advance MSU’s land-grant mission by creating, applying, and disseminating valued knowledge through responsive engagement, strategic partnerships, and collaborative learning. We are dedicated to empowering communities to create sustainable prosperity and an equitable global knowledge economy. Since its establishment in downtown Lansing, Michigan, in 1969, CCED, in partnership with public and private …

Movies Under the Under the Stars – Rescheduled for August 26

Flint, Mich.– Due to expected heavy rains, Movies Under the Stars has been rescheduled from tonight to Friday, August 26. The movie will take place at Flint City Hall on the Back Lawn, beginning at 7:30pm!! “Cars” is the featured film for the final Movies Under the Stars 2016 season! The event is free and …

Weekend of Family Fun With Communities First, Inc.

Flint, Mich.– Communities First, Inc. is hosting four events during Back to the Bricks this weekend! Art on the Bricks The festivities begin with a Street Art Competition called “Art on the Bricks” at University of Michigan-Flint Outdoor Pavilion located at 303 S. Saginaw Street. Artists from Flint, Detroit and Lansing will compete for $1000 …

NEWS RELEASE: Community Water Resource Site Moving on Thursday

FLINT, Mich. – The Community Water Resource Site in the city of Flint’s 3rd ward will move to a new location later this week to enhance vehicle access for water supply customers seeking bottled water, water filters, replacement cartridges and at-home water testing kits, according to the Michigan State Police, Emergency Management and Homeland Security …

NEWS RELEASE: State Police Urge Residents to Prepare for Possible Flooding

With some parts of Michigan expected to see large amounts of heavy rain over the next 24 hours, the Michigan State Police, Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division (MSP/EMHSD) is encouraging residents and visitors to prepare for possible flooding. The National Weather Service is forecasting 1 to 4 inches of heavy rain between 2 p.m. …

NEWS RELEASE: Community Water Resource Sites Open in Every Flint Ward

FLINT, Mich. – Community Water Resource Sites are open in all nine city wards and ready to serve Flint water system customers with bottled water, water filters, replacement cartridges and at-home water testing kits after the presidential emergency declaration ends on Aug. 14, according to the Michigan State Police, Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division …

Movies Under the Stars features Zootopia (Rescheduled to Saturday August 13)

Flint, Mich.–  Communities First, Inc.’s  Movies Under the Stars event scheduled for Friday, August 12 has been rescheduled for Saturday, August 13 due to expected thunderstorms.  The location and event times remain the same. “Zootopia” is the featured film, a popular animated tale of Judy Hopps a funny bunny who faces opposition in fulfilling her …

Pin It on Pinterest