“We saw our distribution increase tremendously during 2020, we tapped over 50 million pounds, compared to the year before that was just around 30. said Food Bank of Eastern Michigan President and CEO, Kara Ross.
A parent’s concern over a Blue Lives Matter flag inside a classroom in the Atherton school district has led another district to take steps aimed at making sure all of its students feel safe and welcome.
The harsh reality of Michigan’s at times dangerously cold winter weather-- is why as people impacted by the May floods took the first steps towards recovery, organizations like the United Way of Midland County and Home to Stay Housing Assistance program began working on a plan to keep them safe and warm on a day like today.
For more than 3 decades-- the building of new homes in Bay City was confined to the downtown area and near the water. But that could soon change, thanks to a new project being developed on Henry Street on the west side of the city.
And now, thanks to a more than a $76000 dollar grant from the Mott Foundation- the Genesee County Land Bank has the financial resources that will be used to put together a plan to help rid the city of Flint, of blight.