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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:

Community and Economic Development 810-766-7436
Business Services 810-766-7284
Blight Elimination and Neighborhood Stabilization 810-237-2090
Parks and Recreation 810-766-7426 ext. 3029

Flint ReCAST to Award up to $30,000 in Grants

(Flint, Mich.) – ReCAST is seeking proposals from agencies/programs that support the mission of ReCAST, and expa...

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Two New Playgrounds Opening in Flint

 (FLINT, Mich) – Two new playgrounds will officially open this week, one at Hasselbring Park and the other a...

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Flint Kids Invited to “Read with a Cop”

(Flint, Mich)-- The UM-Flint Department of Public Safety has launched a new community initiative.  The “Read w...

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