Flint, Michigan is a city in Genesee County that provides a vibrant community for residents and businesses. Our people are resilient and have big plans for the future.
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Flint is the largest city and seat of Genesee County, Michigan, United States Of America. Located along the Flint River, 66 miles (106 km) northwest of Detroit, it is a principal city within the region known as Mid Michigan.
Welcome to the city of Flint, Michigan
Flint was founded as a village by fur trader Jacob Smith in 1819 and became a major lumbering area on the historic Saginaw Trail during the 19th century. From the late 19th century to the mid 20th century, the city was a leading manufacturer of carriages…