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FLINT TWP, MI – A Lansing-based company is set to occupy a vacant 41,000-square-foot space inside the former Furniture Row building in Flint Township. Peckham Inc. is expected to begin renovations in February to the building at 3080 S. Linden Road for approximately 30,000 square feet of manufacturing space and 8,000 square feet of office...
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FLINT TWP, MI — The former Toys ‘R’ Us store in Flint Township is growing up. Ashley Furniture HomeStore will move in after the South Linden Road retail toy store location closed in mid-2018 when the company shut down stores across the country. Tracey Tucker, the township’s economic enhancement director, said building permits have already...
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Big changes have been happening with retailers along Miller Road in Flint Township this year. Lots of new businesses have been popping up, as well some old ones moving to new locations. The longtime Target store is in the process of a makeover. Burlington Coat Factory has taken up residence next to DSW shoe warehouse....
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FLINT, MI — A grand opening date has been set for the new 156,000-square-foot Lear Corporation seat manufacturing facility situated on 33 acres at the former Buick City site in Flint. Lear is scheduled to officially open the East Hamilton Avenue site on Saturday, Aug. 11, following a groundbreaking ceremony in October 2017. The plant...
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FLINT TWP, MI – Officials in Flint Township are hoping the creation of three new authorities will spur businesses to build or relocate within the boundaries of Genesee County’s second-largest community. Township board members recently approved the forming of a Downtown Development Authority and the Beecher Road and Bristol Road Corridor Improvement authorities to try and spark additional development. Establishment of...
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MUNDY TOWNSHIP, MI – A groundbreaking date has been set for work to begin on a new $16 million, four-story Hyatt Place hotel project along US-23 in Mundy Township. The 106-room facility will be located at 5481 Hill 23 Road and feature a business center, indoor pool, fitness room, bar/lounge, outdoor patio with fire pit,...
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FLINT, MI – Ideas on how to push Flint’s economy into the future are taking shape within walls of a nearly 100-year-old building in the city’s downtown area. Among those looking to aid in the effort are 39 new businesses set to fill up office space in the seven-floor Ferris Wheel building, which reopened in...
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