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City of Flint Adopts Blight Elimination Plan
The City of Flint has adopted a plan that will attempt to deal with nearly 20,000 blighted properties over the next five years. Parts of the "Beyond Blight: City of Flint Blight Elimination Framework" plan is already underway. The total cost of the effort is expected to be more than $107 million...
Sometimes Blight Fights Back
Jacinda called me Tuesday in response to our recent radio commercial requesting people to submit their story ideas.  She told me of a shooting.  One of the many blighted homes littered across the city was coming down.  Neighbors stood on their front porches watching the monstrosity being ripped away from its foundation...