Flint was featured in a recent article on Chevrolet.com as part of their Spark City Guides on Chevy Culture series. The article discusses the renovation of the Durant, activities at the Flint Cultural Center, and the local food and arts scene. It also highlights Flint successes such as the Back to Bricks cruise weekend and the Flint Farmers' Market. You can read the full article here.

Posted on Apr 16, 2014

The mayor's Wellness Challenge was featured on ABC12. Mayor Walling joined Marc Jacobson at UM-Flint's campus to promote the Commit to Fit! launch. Click here to see the video.


For more information on all upcoming Commit to Fit! events, please visit commit2fit.com or click here for the events calendar.


REMINDER: This afternoon (Monday April 7th) at 6:00pm you can join Mayor Walling for a walk at Max Brandon Park.

Posted on Apr 7, 2014

Mayor Walling, public officials, and community residents gathered at Flint’s City Hall yesterday for the kick-off event of the first annual Commit to Fit!--a one month community health and wellness challenge. Mayor Walling lead the weigh-in event coming in at 202 pounds and committed to lose one pound a week through healthy eating habits, walks in the parks and family fun.

Today’s (Tuesday, April 1) Commit to Fit! event is a free Zumba Gold fitness class at Genesys Athletic Club at 5:30 pm. Upcoming Commit to Fit! activities include a healthy cooking demonstration at the Flint Farmers’ Market at 12:00 pm on Saturday, April 5th and a walk with the mayor at Max Brandon Park on Monday, April 7th at 6:00 pm. You can learn more about the Mayor's Fitness Challenge and more community events and activities here.

Sign up at commit2fit.com by April 5th to be entered into a drawing for $25 cash prizes.




Posted on Apr 1, 2014

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