City of Flint's Response to COVID-19
Flint City Hall will temporarily close to the public effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020. Essential city services will continue and all departments have established alternative means of doing city business whenever possible.
Mayor Neeley is also recommending all local businesses, places of worship, and other gathering spaces to voluntarily limit the size of their gatherings.
“The health, safety and welfare of our residents and our employees is and always has been our guiding principle,” Mayor Sheldon Neeley said.
Flint's Dedicated Response
- Only local city to APPOINT A MEDICAL ADVISER on coronavirus
- 2nd city in state to declare a STATE OF EMERGENCY
- Declared emergency 8 days BEFORE FIRST POSITIVE cases in Genesee County
- Launched WATER RECONNECTION program 16 days before state ordered action
- Only city in Michigan to create WATER PAYMENT ASSISTANCE program in response to crisis
- 1st city in Michigan to INSTITUTE A CURFEW