For awhile now, residents and business of Flint Township have been trying to change the name. Some feel that "Flint Township" brings too many negative connotations and even caused property values to go down. To fix that, they are trying to change the name.
Around 6 o'clock Tuesday night, firefighters were call to a house fire on Nerredia Street in Flint Township. The home owner and three dogs were able to escape the fire and firefighters were able to contain the fire quickly.