Placemaking

In The NewsA new 1-mile section of trail stretches from Chevrolet Avenue to Factory One, offering additional access to the Flint River and views of downtown Flint.
In The NewsThe Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce received a $235,000 grant to employ young people in local beautification efforts.

$235,000 grant helps employ teens to beautify Flint


In The NewsKettering University is adding a new gateway to campus in addition to new and improved signage throughout campus.

Kettering University builds new 'gateway' to campus


In The NewsRichard Lipp created the plaster designs and Joe Katrinic, Jr., lead painting efforts to restore the Capitol Theatre in downtown Flint.
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In The NewsGreg Fiedler, president and CEO of the Greater Flint Arts Council, outside the GFAC gallery and offices on South Saginaw Street in Flint.

A look inside the Greater Flint Arts Council


Feature StoryFlint schools head football coach Chris Wilson played in the NFL before returning to his hometown to coach.
Feature Story  There is an inherent emotional reaction to this river, an integral part of the city and of our childhoods. And, yet, it still remains unknown by so many of us—and misunderstood by much of the world.  
In The NewsA look at some of the art on display at Free City Art Festival.
In The NewsLocal agencies now are recruiting to fill more than 80 paid AmeriCorps positions in the Flint area.

AmeriCorps looks to hire 80 for Flint programs


In The NewsThis Gallery on the Go mural is an example of the type of creativity an ArtPlace grant would fund.
In The NewsSafe and Active Genesee for Everyone works to make it easier for people to live more active lives by ensuring the community is formed around the idea of making activity accessible, safe, and easy.
In The NewsThe Flint Downtown Development Authority Additional plans to install more meters, begin using an app, and renovate the Flat Lot this year.

If you park in downtown Flint, you need to know this


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