Flint Township View

In brief

LWV— Flint 100th Birthday Gala

FLINT — The League of Women Voters— Flint will host a 100th Birthday celebration on Feb. 14 from 5–8:30 p.m. at the Durant-Dort Carriage Factory Number One Historical Marker, 303 W. Water Street. Limited seats available as we honor our 50 years/plus members and a Making Democracy Work awardee, and officially unveil the bronze busts of the Honoring Heroines and Humanitarians honorees, sculpted by Ms. Jane Trotter and her Flint Institute of Arts’ students. We’ll also enjoy the music of the Royal Garden Trio and have a silent auction! Details/tickets: www.facebook.com/events/966418313786152 P.S.

Mustard’s Retreat folk concert

FLINT — Long time area favorites Mustard’s Retreat bring their “Defiantly Hopeful” tour to Flint Sat. Feb. 15, 7:30 p.m. at Unitarian Universalist Church, 2472 South Ballenger Hwy., tickets are $15. The concert is sponsored by the Flint Folk Music Society. Details: www.flintfolkmusic.org/ or email office@flintfolkmusic.org or visit: www.mustardsretreat.com P.S.

Transportation plan comment opportunity

FLINT —The Genesee County Metropolitan Alliance will have a meeting on Feb. 19 at 7:00 p.m. in the Willard P. Harris Auditorium, third floor, Genesee County Administration Building, 1101 Beach Street. This public meeting is an opportunity for you to review and comment on 1)a proposed amendment to the FY 2020-2023 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) of federally funded projects. The proposed amendment is available for public review and comment here and at the address below. Call for office hours. Comments may be made in person or by mail, phone, fax or e-mail by contacting: Sharon Gregory, Lead Planner, Genesee County Metropolitan Planning Commission, 1101 Beach Street, Room 223,Flint, MI 48502, (810) 257- 3010. Michigan Relay Center: Dial 711. E-mail: gcmpc@co.genesee.mi.us P.S.

Street light out?

GENESEE COUNTY — Do you have a street light out near your house? Consumers Energy has an easy way to fix that! Residents just need an approximate address, intersection or the pole number, and indicate if the light is out (not working), always stays on or is just flickering. Customers can visit: old.consumersenergy.com/Apps/StreetLight/StreetLightRepair. aspx or call 1-800-477-5050 to report the needed repair. — P.S.

Depression/bipolar disorder support group

FLINT/GRAND BLANC — Support group meetings held weekly via an independent affiliate of The Depression and Bi-Polar Support Alliance of Chicago. Second and fourth Thursday of the month from 5:30-7 p.m. at 3600 S. Dort Hwy., Flint, MI 48507 (Dort Mall far right to the back). Details call Chris at 616-745-2672 (between 6-8 p.m.) or visit DBSAlliance.org. A faith-based Depression/bipolar disorder support group meets the first and third Thursday of the month from 6:30-8:00 at Holy Family church, 11804 S. Saginaw, Grand Blanc. Details contact Angela at 810-347-4706 or abenchley@msn.com. — P.S.