2017-07-06

Take notice



Due to the Fourth of July holiday, township board meetings this month have been moved to the second and fourth Mondays instead of the usual first and third Mondays. Board meetings this month are scheduled for July 10 and July 24.

Be aware of vicious dog law




FLINT TWP. — The township is looking at putting more teeth into its vicious dog ordinance. At the June 19 township board meeting, Township Supervisor Karyn Miller gave other board members a copy of the City of Burton’s vicious dog ordinance for review. “We have a vicious dog ordinance on the books that is difficult for us to enforce,” Miller […]

Twp. supervisor wants to start Veteran’s/Hero’s memorial




FLINT TWP. — After seeing the proposed Veterans’ Memorial/Hero’s Plaza sitting on the drawing board for about ten years, Supervisor Karyn Miller is ready to get rolling on turning the concept into reality. So far, through donations and fundraisers, the township has raised $18,588.94 towards a building project originally estimated at about $50,000. Miller provided information about the plaza to […]

In brief



Library events in July FLINT TWP. — The Genesee Valley Center Library (Sears Wing) of the Genesee District Library will hold a Literature Book Club on July 11 at 7 p.m. Guests will discuss literary classics, but titles are voted on by the group. On July 12 at 5 p.m. the mall branch will host “Under Construction” where participants can […]

Creative industries help drive Revitalization



Next weekend on July 15, the Flint & Genesee Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) will present the 5th Annual “Be a Tourist in Your Home Town.” It’s a one-day affair that allows area residents and non-residents alike to tour more than two dozen venues in Flint & Genesee for just $1. As CVB Director DeAndra McCain has said, this is […]

Crim receives donation from Randy Wise Automotive Team



FLINT — The Randy Wise Automotive Team is proud to announce the donation of a Chevrolet Express cargo van to the Crim Fitness Foundation last week. “The Crim Fitness Foundation is thrilled to receive this donation. We will be using the van to support our special events, education programs, training groups and other efforts to make Flint and Genesee County […]