Plan Timeline

Plan Development Process

Click the arrows on the timeline below to view important plan development dates for the Genesee County Plan – Genesee: Our County, Our Future.

  • Initiate the Project

    Initiate the Project

    GCMPC staff determined what content should be included in the new plan. A general timeline was created to provide structure in how that information would be collected and compiled into one cohesive document.

  • Stakeholder Interviews

    Stakeholder Interviews

    GCMPC staff reached out to key stakeholders from various agencies and organizations across Genesee County to schedule interviews. Over 100 stakeholders were asked 8 questions to gain their feedback related to community development, transportation, and the environment. This critical input will be used in developing strategies to enhance Genesee County in the future.

  • Public Involvement Sessions

    Public Involvement Sessions

    1. Fenton Community & Cultural Center, April 24th 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm
    2. Clio Area Senior Center, April 25th 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
    3. Flint Farmer’s Market, April 26th 11:00 am to 2:00 pm

     

    On April 24th, 25th and 26th, GCMPC held three open house sessions to kick off development of Genesee: Our County, Our Future, where nearly 100 residents attended and provided their input.  Information presented at the open houses can be found at the link(s) below. If you missed the open houses, you may still provide your comments at any time through the “Get Involved” page of this website. Stay tuned to our website and social media for future events and opportunities for input!

  • Data Collection

    Data Collection

    At the beginning of April 2018, staff began collecting data to be included in various reports that cover topics ranging from Landfills to Round-a-Bouts. These reports were completed mid-2019. Please visit the following link to view the Technical Reports: http://ourfuturegenesee.org/technical-reports/.

     

  • Goals & Objectives/Performance Measures Development

    Goals & Objectives/Performance Measures Development

    At the beginning of 2019, staff began developing goals, objectives, and measurements based on stakeholder input, public input, and federal/state guidelines. The visions and actions of the plan were completed in the fall of 2019.

     

  • Transportation Call for Projects

    Transportation Call for Projects

    In February 2019, staff worked with local agencies and municipalities to select transportation projects. This process was completed in April 2019.

  • Community Development Call for Projects

    Community Development Call for Projects

    In April 2019, staff worked with local agencies and municipalities to select community development projects. This process was completed in July of 2019.

  • Drafting the Combined Plan

    Drafting the Combined Plan

    In April 2019, staff began drafting the Combined Plan based on all components of the planning process that have been completed up until this point. This includes public involvement, data collection, goals/objectives, and selected projects.

     

  • Public Involvement Sessions

    Public Involvement Sessions

    Public involvement sessions were held to solicit feedback on proposed Long Range Transportation Plan and Community Development Projects. Those sessions were held:

    1. April 30, 2019 @ Flint Farmer’s Market from 11AM – 1PM
    2. April 30, 2019 @ Swartz Creek Senior Center from 6PM – 7:30PM
    3. May 1, 2019 @ Eastside Senior Center from 9AM – 10:30AM
  • Draft Plan Completed

    Draft Plan Completed

    Draft Plan completed and approved  on March 5, 2020 to be released for public comment.

  • 30-day Public Comment Period and Public Hearing

    30-day Public Comment Period and Public Hearing

    The 30-day public comment period will begin March 9, 2020 and end April 7, 2020.

    The Public Hearing scheduled for Tuesday, April 7, 2020, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. will no longer be held in the Willard P. Harris Auditorium as it has been changed to a conference call format due to Coronavirus concerns. To participate in the public hearing conference call, please call 1-712-770-5328, and when prompted, enter Access Code 128646#.

  • Public Involvement Sessions

    Public Involvement Sessions

    The public input sessions scheduled for March 24, 26, and 27, have been cancelled due to Coronavirus concerns.

  • Final Plan Approval

    Final Plan Approval

    The Plan was approved on May 20, 2020.

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Flint, MI 48502-1470

Phone: (810) 257-3010
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Email: gcmpc@co.genesee.mi.us
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