COVID-19

The City of Flint continues to respond proactively to the threat of COVID-19 to our community, our state and our country. Responding quickly with preventative measures to help slow the spread of coronavirus remains our top priority. This administration will continue to work with our local, state and national partners as well as top advisers from the medical community to make informed decisions designed to help protect all our residents.

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

Getting Tested for COVID-19

Vaccinations, Testing, Treatments and Therapeutics, Mental Wellness, and COVID-19 FAQs can be found on the michigan.gov website.

“The health, safety and welfare of our residents and our employees is and always has been our guiding principle,” – Mayor Sheldon Neeley