Board eyeing LED streetlighting

FLINT TWP. — The Flint Township Board of Trustees has signed an updated unmetered lighting agreement with Consumers Energy and is looking at a proposal to switch to LED streetlights. The one-year renewable contract is to provide lighting service and equipment on public streets and highways and private property under mutual agreement. The new contract reflects the outcome of a […]

Flint Police Chief talks crime prevention

FLINT TWP. — Considering the impact of Flint crime on neighboring communities, Flint Police Chief James Tolbert’s discussion about crime reduction initiatives enlightened a local business group. Speaking to the West Flint Business Association last week, Chief Tolbert said he is focused on many solutions including community engagement, youth education, increased use of technology, business alliances and specialized training for […]

Genesee Valley collecting funds for Flint families

FLINT TWP. — On Monday, Genesee Valley Center kicked off a donation drive to benefit The Flint Child Health & Development Fund (FCHDF). Facilitated by the Community Foundation of Greater Flint, the FCHDF supports the delivery of critical short and long term impacts experienced by Flint families exposed to lead as a result of the 2014-2016 Flint Water Crisis, according […]