Category Archives: Flint

Project Rebuild Roundtable with Congressman Dan Kildee

by Janet Kreger Twenty-five people gathered at Muskegon’s Lakeshore Museum Center on December 4 for a discussion with Congressman Dan Kildee about new legislation he proposes to draft and introduce. Dan spoke of “Project Rebuild” that he envisions being the … Continue reading

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Flint’s Legacy

by Janet Kreger, MHPN President Taken from the opening remarks at the MHPN 32nd Annual Conference, May 10, 2012. Michiganians may think that they know Flint’s legacy, but likely they do not.  While everyone knows the name, forgotten is the … Continue reading

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How can we make Preservation and Restoraton an Economic Indicator?

The following blog is just one of the conversations you make take part in during the MHPN Model Change-Over Conference, May 10-12.  For more information, visit our website and register today!   For years the nation has considered “housing starts” … Continue reading

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Make it a Flint Weekend – Advise from a Flintonian!

The Michigan Historic Preservation Network’s (MHPN) 32nd annual conference, A Model Change-Over, is only a month away. This year, the three-day conference will be held Thursday, May 10th through Saturday, May 12th, in Flint, the birthplace of General Motors. The … Continue reading

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