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Who was Eric Mays? Outspoken Flint Councilman known for activism in city water crisis dies ...

Hindustan Times 26 Feb 2024
"This is a tremendous loss for our community and a shock to all friends and family," Flint Mayor Sheldon Neeley said ... In a statement, Flint City Council President Ladel Lewis said Mays “was not only a ...
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Flint council member known for outbursts and activism in city water crisis dies

Detroit Free Press 26 Feb 2024
FLINTEric ... "This is a tremendous loss for our community and a shock to all friends and family," Flint Mayor Sheldon Neeley said in a statement ... He made an unsuccessful bid for Flint mayor in 2022.
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Eric Mays’ top viral moments

The Grio 26 Feb 2024
7, 2018, at Genesee District Court in downtown Flint, Mich. (Jake May/The Flint Journal via AP, file) “Why is she talking?” ... Flint Mayor Sheldon Neeley said, “This is a tremendous loss for our community and a shock to all friends and family.”.
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Flint council member Eric Mays, known for outbursts and activism in city water crisis, dies ...

The Grio 25 Feb 2024
FLINT, Mich ... “This is a tremendous loss for our community and a shock to all friends and family,” Flint Mayor Sheldon Neeley said in a statement ... 7, 2018, at Genesee District Court in downtown Flint, Mich. (Jake May/The Flint Journal via AP, file).
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Outspoken Flint Councilman Eric Mays dies at age 65

Detroit news 25 Feb 2024
The flag at Flint City Hall will be lowered to half-staff in his honor starting Monday. “This is a tremendous loss for our community and a shock to all friends and family,” Flint Mayor Sheldon Neeley said in a statement.
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Who was Eric Mays? Everything about Flint City councilman as he passes away at 65

Pinkvilla 25 Feb 2024
Honoring the legacy of Eric Mays, a pillar of Flint's community, the late councilman's enduring legacy of advocacy and leadership leaves an indelible mark at 65 ... Flint Mayor Sheldon Neeley ...
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Lead

Lincoln Journal Star 25 Feb 2024
Since high-profile lead-contamination crises in places like Flint, Michigan, there has been a major push in recent years to replace an estimated 9.2 million lead pipes in the U.S ... communities.
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Connected for good: Sharing in our successes

The Flushing View 22 Feb 2024
The event – to be held March 14 at the FIM Capitol Theater in downtown Flint – allows our region’s executives, business owners and professionals, elected officials, and community leaders to learn ...
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Mott Foundation grants $500,000 to support village for unhoused veterans in Flint

The Flushing View 22 Feb 2024
in Flint, will consist of 24 to 26 homes ranging from 280 to roughly 500 square feet each ... Sacred Heart Village will be an exciting addition to the Flint community, said Ridgway White, president and CEO of the Mott Foundation.
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Scotia officials weighing future of Flint House

The Daily Gazette 22 Feb 2024
Village officials are expected to discuss the Flint House during a March 5 work session meeting ... The Flint House property is currently an active park in the village, home to a sprawling community garden and dog park.
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Very Important Party (VIP) for the community with the Hurley Ball

The Flushing View 22 Feb 2024
FLINTTransport in time to Old Hollywood. The community is cordially invited to a Very Important Party hosted by Hurley Foundation ... 2nd Street, Flint, on March 2. Doors open at 6 p.m ... To RSVP visit hurleyfoundation.org/events. Details ... .
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Mobile home fight pits industry against residents over new legislation — including rent limits

Grand Rapids Business Journal 22 Feb 2024
John Cherry of Flint, said manufactured housing communities traditionally have offered accessible lots and affordable units, but “bad actors” have entered the market across the U.S, including in Michigan.
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MCC to receive funds to expand and improve registered apprenticeships

The Flushing View 22 Feb 2024
FLINTMott Community College (MCC) will receive $300,000 to provide underrepresented individuals with access to life-changing career pathways through Registered Apprenticeships. The funds, announced by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Feb ... Details ... .
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Lead in drinking water

The Times & Democrat 22 Feb 2024
Since high-profile lead-contamination crises in places like Flint, Michigan, there has been a major push in recent years to replace an estimated 9.2 million lead pipes in the U.S ... communities.
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‘Coldest Night of the Year’ walk raising money for Shelter of Flint

Michigan Live 21 Feb 2024
FLINT, MI -- The Shelter of Flint is asking the community to join them for a walk to support the homeless ....
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