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Many of the 215 neighborhood block clubs and crime watches
throughout Flint are banding together to form a louder voice in
Neighborhood block clubs and crime watches across the city have begun banding together to form a megaclub that would give citizens a louder voice in community discussions.
"It's a huge umbrella. We haven't seen much of that," said Earnestine Towns, 71, president of the Bonner Park block club.
Tuesday morning meetings of block club and crime-watch leaders have grown from a handful of folks last year to more than 50 people from throughout the city - roughly a quarter of the 200 block clubs and 15 crime watches currently operating in Flint, said acting Flint police Chief Gary Hagler.