Flint City Officials to Announce
Neighborhood Business Initiative
WHO: Flint Mayor Karen Weaver &
Members of local business community
WHAT: Press Briefing
WHEN: Friday, May 26, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.
WHERE: Flint City Hall Lobby
DETAILS: The Weaver Administration has launched a small business training program intended to help individuals ready to do business in the City of Flint reach their goal. Research conducted for the City’s strategic plan indicates that residents want to see economic development in a variety of areas around Flint. To help meet this need, Mayor Weaver and her staff have established the Small Business Training Boot Camp.
More than ten business hopefuls from a variety of fields including food service, photography, transportation and skilled trades have signed up for the challenge with hopes of having their ventures become fully operational this calendar year. Come hear more about the Neighborhood Business Initiative and the future local business owners taking advantage of this new opportunity in the City of Flint.