A Celebration Of Who We Are: 2010 Annual Meeting Slideshow


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A slide show of the unexpected views and rich community assets of Genesee County and Flint, Michigan. The slide show was shown to Genesee Regional Chamber of Commerce members and community leaders during the 2010 Annual Meeting on March 24.

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A Celebration Of Who We Are: 2010 Annual Meeting Slideshow

  1. 1. A Celebration of Who We Are March 24, 2010
  2. 2. The Flint Institute of Arts is the second largest art museum in Michigan
  3. 3. The Hurand Sculpture Courtyard is the FIA’s only outdoor gallery
  4. 4. Back to the Bricks welcomed 250,000 people and 25,000 cars to Flint’s downtown in 2009
  5. 5. Baker College is Michigan’s largest independent college whose graduates enjoy a 98 percent employment rate
  6. 6. Brown Sugar Café is a coffee bar and part of downtown Flint’s renaissance
  7. 7. The view from the Community Foundation of Greater Flint’s second floor offices
  8. 8. Bishop International Airport enplanements have increased 400% since 1995
  9. 9. The Crim 10 Mile Road Race is annually ranked one of the top 10 racing events in the US
  10. 10. Blackstones and the Wade Trim Building are two new developments in downtown Flint
  11. 11. A downtown loft apartment in the former Dale’s Health Food Store
  12. 12. Voted the #1 Farmers Market in the US in 2009 over 3,000 people shop here each Saturday
  13. 13. The Flint School of Performing Arts, with more than 3,500 students, is the largest community school of the arts in Michigan
  14. 14. With 11,000 acres Genesee County has the largest county parks system in Michigan
  15. 15. Longway's Sky Theater is Michigan's largest planetarium
  16. 16. Kettering University is ranked number one in the country for Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
  17. 17. The Buick Gallery is home to the largest collection of vintage, one-of-a-kind and experimental prototype Buicks
  18. 18. The Flint Cultural Center is the area’s arts, culture and entertainment hub and has over 600,000 visitors a year
  19. 19. The University of Michigan-Flint was the first branch campus of the University of Michigan
  20. 20. Flint and Genesee County have four colleges and universities and eight satellite campuses and over 32,000 students attend classes
  21. 21. Mott Community College develops career programs for the National Science Foundation, the US Department of Defense and the Department of Labor
  22. 22. The Genesee Belle plies the waters of Mott Lake
  23. 23. Flint is the seventh largest city in Michigan
  24. 24. Genesee County is home to Hurley Medical Center, Genesys Regional Medical Center and McLaren Regional Medical Center