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Department of Planning and Development

The Department of Planning and Development is committed to ensuring the public safety, health, and well-being of Flint’s residents, businesses and visitors through targeted investment and rational, well-designed and physically integrated land use and development that advances economic prosperity, eliminates blight and stabilizes neighborhoods, protects the environment, and promotes a better quality of life in the City.


Planning and Development’s vision is to partner with residents, businesses, and visitors to implement the Master Plan and help transform Flint into a safe, vibrant, sustainable, and healthy city. To achieve this vision, our department has been organized into the following divisions:

Mayor Neeley appoints Arnold Brown as new city services manager

FLINT, Michigan - Mayor Sheldon Neeley announced today that Arnold Brown has joined the City of Flint team as...

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City of Flint and 100K Ideas partner to launch new online storefront for small businesses

FLINT, MI — In partnership with Shop Where I Live, the City of Flint and 100K Ideas have launched the ShopFlint o...

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Flint awarded $1 Million SBA Grant for Economic Development in Flint

FLINT, Michigan — The City of Flint received a two-year, one million dollar grant funded by the Small Business As...

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