2019 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Projects

City of Burton – Senior Center Operations
The City of Burton shall fund the Senior Citizen Center Director’s salary at the Burton Senior Citizen Center located at 3410 S. Grand Traverse, Burton, MI 48529.

This activity will be funded with $18,048 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

City of Burton – Public Facility Improvements
The City of Burton shall fund the purchase of a battery operated extrication tool used for vehicle accidents. This emergency safety equipment will be purchased for Burton Fire Station #1, located at 2033 E. Bristol Road, Burton, MI 48529.

This activity will be funded with $14,123 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

City of Fenton – Parks Programming for Seniors
The City of Fenton shall assist in the operations of senior programs at the Fenton Community Center, which are managed by the Southern Lakes Parks and Recreation Authority at 150 S. Leroy, Fenton, MI 48430.

This activity will be funded with $4,280 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

City of Grand Blanc – Public Facility Improvements
The City of Grand Blanc shall fund improvements to bathroom facilities at Physicians Park, located at 218 Reid Road, Grand Blanc, MI 48439. Improvements include retrofitting the bathrooms for heating so that they can be utilized year-round by residents, as well as ADA improvements.

This activity will be funded with $37,959 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

City of Grand Blanc – Senior Center Operations
The City of Grand Blanc shall fund the Senior Center Director’s salary at the Grand Blanc Senior Center located at 12632 Pagels Dr. Grand Blanc, MI 48439.

This activity will be funded with $3,860 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

City of Linden – Senior Center Operations
The City of Linden shall assist in funding operations of the Loose Senior Center located at 707 N. Bridge St. Linden, MI 48451 for expenses such as staff salaries, utilities, and educational classes for seniors.

This activity will be funded with $4,115 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

City of Swartz Creek – Senior Center Operations
The City of Swartz Creek shall assist in funding operations by way of salaries, fringes, supplies, and equipment for the Swartz Creek Area Senior Center located at 8095 Civic Drive, Swartz Creek, MI 48473.

This activity will be funded with $1,850 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Atlas Township – Senior Programs
Atlas Township shall provide funding for Senior Programs, administered through the township hall, located at 7386 S. Gale Road, Grand Blanc, MI 48439. Funding may be used for the following items: Senior Service Programs, Educational Programs, Instructors and materials, health and safety items such as flu shots, hearing exams, hearing aids, newsletter printing and publishing, public transportation for seniors and disabled residents, Senior Center meals, trip assistant/event assistance programs, emergency radios, library readers, eyeglasses, senior housing needs, bus transportation, computer classes, CPR training, and bone-density screening.

This activity will be funded with $1,284 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Clayton Township – Infrastructure Improvements
Clayton Township shall fund asphalt resurfacing on Duffield Road between Bristol Road and the I-69 bridge. Work will be completed by the Genesee County Road Commission and will extend the service life of the road.

This activity will be funded with $54,204 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Davison Township – Infrastructure Improvements
Davison Township shall fund the construction of a left turn lane on Lippincott Road at the intersection of Irish Road. The project will benefit residents of this area by reducing crashes and improving traffic flow at the intersection.

This activity will be funded with $151,613 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Fenton Township – Infrastructure Improvements
Fenton Township shall fund asphalt resurfacing on Petts Road between Fenton Road and the county line. Work will be completed by the Genesee County Road Commission and will extend the service life of the road.

This activity will be funded with $92,649 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Fenton Township – Parks & Recreation Programming
Fenton Township shall provide funds to pay Southern Lakes Parks & Recreation (SLPR) program fees for income eligible residents.

This activity will be funded with $4,280 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Flint Charter Township – Senior Center Food Pantry
Flint Charter Township shall provide funding to the Senior Center Food Pantry located at 2071 S. Graham Rd. Flint, MI 48532 to purchase food and supplies for seniors in need.

This activity will be funded with $16,048 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Flint Charter Township – Infrastructure Improvements
Flint Charter Township shall fund the installation of sidewalks along Graham Road between Court Street and Corunna Road. This will improve public safety and accessibility for low/moderate income residents in the surrounding residential area.

This activity will be funded with $27,282 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Flint Charter Township – Crime Prevention Program
Flint Charter Township shall provide funding towards public safety measures including education and training in low/moderate income areas within the township. The Flint Township Police Department is located at 5200 Norko Dr. Flint, MI 48507.

This activity will be funded with $2,140 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Flushing Charter Township – Senior Center Operations
Flushing Charter Township shall provide funding to the Flushing Area Senior Center at 106 Elm Street, Flushing, MI 48433 to assist in operational expenses.

This activity will be funded with $4,145 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Forest Township – Blight Elimination and Prevention
Forest Township shall fund the demolition and clearance of blighted buildings on a township-owned property located at 7075 E. Frances Road, Mt. Morris, MI 48458.

This activity will be funded with $14,003 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Gaines Township – Senior Center Operations
Gaines Township shall fund activities at the Swartz Creek Area Senior Center located at 8095 Civic Drive Swartz Creek, MI 48473 for tai chi, yoga, chair yoga, dancing, square dancing, water color classes, knitting classes, crochet classes, and computer classes.

This activity will be funded with $2,618 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Grand Blanc Charter Township – Senior Center Operations
Grand Blanc Charter Township shall pay for senior center staff salary and fringe benefits at the Grand Blanc Senior Center located at 12632 Pagels Drive, Grand Blanc, MI 48439. This project will benefit low-to-moderate income individuals.

This activity will be funded with $9,415 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Grand Blanc Charter Township – Safety Program
Grand Blanc Charter Township, through the Grand Blanc Fire Department, shall fund the installation of smoke and carbon monoxide detectors for low-moderate income residents living in the township. Grand Blanc Fire Station #1 is located at 117 High St. Grand Blanc, MI 48439.

This activity will be funded with $2,311 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Grand Blanc Charter Township – Infrastructure Improvements
Grand Blanc Charter Township shall fund an asphalt overlay on Howe Road between Hill Road and Maple Road. Work will be completed by the Genesee County Road Commission and will extend the service life of the road.

This activity will be funded with $152,802 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Legal Services of Eastern Michigan (LSEM) – Fair Housing
The LSEM Fair Housing Center shall conduct paired tests. LSEM offices are located at 436 S. Saginaw Street, Flint, MI 48502.

This activity will be funded with $25,000 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Mt. Morris Charter Township – Senior Center Operations
Mt. Morris Charter Township shall provide funding to the Kraphol Senior Center located at G-5473 Bicentennial Drive, Mt. Morris, MI 48458. Funds will be used for transportation, wages, and other senior citizens programs.

This activity will be funded with $10,271 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Mt. Morris Charter Township – Youth Program Operations
Mt. Morris Charter Township shall provide funding for the King Karate Youth Program located at 5339 N. Saginaw Street, Flint, MI 48505. Funding will be used to purchase equipment and uniforms for low-income students in the program.

This activity will be funded with $1,284 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Mt. Morris Charter Township – Blight Elimination and Prevention
Mt. Morris Charter Township shall fund the demolition and clearance of two properties located in low/moderate income areas of the township. One property is located at 6083 David Berger St, Mt. Morris, MI 48458. The second property is to be determined.

This activity will be funded with $25,862 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Mundy Charter Township – Vocational Independence Program (VIP)
Mundy Charter Township shall provide funding to the Vocational Independence Program (VIP) for gardening skills training for disabled persons at 5069 Van Slyke Road Flint, MI 48507.

This activity will be funded with $6,052 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Richfield Township – Senior Center Operations
Richfield Township shall provide funding to the Davison Area Senior Center located at 10135 Lapeer Road, Davison, MI 48423 for operational expenses.

This activity will be funded with $4,406 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Richfield Township – Infrastructure Improvements
Richfield Township shall fund asphalt resurfacing on N. Henderson Road between Stanley Road and Carr Road. Work will be completed by the Genesee County Road Commission and will extend the service life of the road.

This activity will be funded with $52,875 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Thetford Township – Infrastructure Improvements
Thetford Township shall fund asphalt resurfacing on E. Frances Road between Saginaw Road and Dort Highway. Work will be completed by the Genesee County Road Commission and will extend the service life of the road.

This activity will be funded with $45,751 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Thetford Township – Senior Center Operations
Thetford Township shall provide funding for operation expenses at the Thetford Township Senior Center located at 11495 N. Center Road, Clio 48420. Funding will support wages for kitchen staff and newsletter publishing costs.

This activity will be funded with $2,969 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Vienna Charter Township – Senior Center Operations
Vienna Charter Township shall provide funding for operational expenses at the Clio Area Senior Center located at 2136 W. Vienna Road, Clio, MI 48420 for operations such as daily lunches, commodity food distribution, medical services, recreational services, and educational services.

This activity will be funded with $2,425 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Vienna Charter Township – Arts Programming for Persons with Disabilities
Vienna Charter Township shall fund arts programs for Disabled Adults and Senior Citizens through the Clio Center for the Arts, located at 3370 W Vienna Rd, Clio, MI 48420. Funding will support instructor wages and art supplies.

This activity will be funded with $2,425 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Vienna Charter Township – Infrastructure Improvements
Vienna Charter Township shall fund the installation of a new sidewalk along Vienna Road, from approximately Plaza Drive to Liberty Street. This sidewalk extension will provide a safe route for pedestrian travel in a low/moderate income area of the township.

This activity will be funded with $43,648 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Vienna Charter Township – Safety Program
Vienna Charter Township shall fund the purchase of smoke and carbon monoxide detectors for low/moderate income residents. Detectors will be made available free of charge and distributed at the Clio Area Senior Center located at 2136 W. Vienna Road, Clio, MI 48420.

This activity will be funded with $2,425 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Village of Gaines – Senior Center Operations
The Village of Gaines shall provide funding to the Swartz Creek Area Senior Center located at 8095 Civic Drive, Swartz Creek, MI 48473. Funds will support operations at the senior center including exercise classes, seminars and providing other resource information.

This activity will be funded with $2,139 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.

Village of Goodrich – Senior Center Operations
The Village of Goodrich shall provide funding for Senior Programs, administered through the village offices, located at 7338 S. State Rd, Goodrich, MI 48438. Funded programs include exercise/nutrition programs, Senior Newsletter publishing, senior transportation through Your Ride, and meals.

This activity will be funded with $4,307 of 2019 Genesee County CDBG funds.