Flint

Flint River
WKAR - MSU

A team has been selected to redevelop a site in Flint where 78 units of affordable, rental housing are planned for low-income residents.

View of the Flint river
Maria Palmo / WKAR-MSU

The mayor of Flint is asking the federal government for help after Gov. Rick Snyder suspended meetings of a water advisory group.

Flint Weather Ball
Michigan Municipal League / Flickr Creative Commons

A tall, looming weather ball in downtown Flint that informs residents of sunshine or precipitation is changing its lettering.

Reginald Hardwick / WKAR-MSU

Flint Mayor Karen Weaver says a possible lawsuit is still in the works against Governor Rick Snyder’s administration following the end of free bottled water in the city.


Flint water
WKAR File Photo

A federal judge has denied a request to order Michigan officials to resume distribution of free bottled water in Flint.

Jamie Paisley

This weekend, the Flint Institute of Arts unveils two newly constructed, multi-million dollar additions. One features galleries for two new acquisitions the FIA received. The other is an arena to watch artisans create works of art from glass. WKAR’s Jamie Paisley went to Flint earlier this week for a preview.


City of Flint water tower
Ben Gordon / flickr creative commons

A group that regularly meets in Flint to discuss the city's recovery from contaminated water is caught in a spat between the mayor and Gov. Rick Snyder.

Flint sign over street
WKAR File Photo / WKAR-MSU

The mayor of Flint says Gov. Rick Snyder rejected her face-to-face plea to reverse his decision ending free bottled water.

Cheyna Roth / MPRN

People from Flint interrupted a state legislative session Wednesday to demand clean drinking water.


Flint sign over street
WKAR File Photo / WKAR-MSU

The city of Flint has been officially released from state oversight after roughly six years — a period including a public health crisis spurred by high lead levels in its water.

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