Michigan Small Business Survival Grant Program Supports 31 Shiawassee County Companies

Today, the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce announced the awarding of more than $4.12 million in Michigan Small Business Survival grants to 291 small businesses in the seven-county Region 6, comprised of Genesee, Shiawassee, Lapeer, Tuscola, Sanilac, St. Clair and Huron counties. Of those, 31 $15,000 grants were awarded across Shiawassee County including in […]

New Community Survey To Assess Shiawassee County Childcare Needs

The Shiawassee Economic Development Partnership, United Way of Genesee County – Serving Genesee and Shiawassee Counties, Cook Family Foundation and the Shiawassee Community Foundation are collaborating on a new initiative to help increase the availability and affordability of childcare options in Shiawassee County. As part of this effort, a community survey is being conducted to […]

‘Placemaking Mini-Grants’ to help transform communities

Projects in Corunna and Laingsburg are among the 15 communities of the I-69 Thumb Region awarded $2,000 each from the state’s Placemaking Mini-Grant Program. The program, funded with financial support from the Michigan Economic Development Corp. and administered by the I-69 Thumb Region partners, was established to help communities implement small impactful projects that encourage […]

Shiawassee County Selects Rowe Professional Services Company to Perform Planning Work Funded through Michigan Site Readiness Improvement Grant

Shiawassee County has contracted with Rowe Professional Services Company for planning services to be conducted on an industrial site located in Vernon Township. The parcel, which is home to the Great Lakes Family of Companies at 7505 M-71 is targeted for additional development. This work will address site layout, utility, and ingress/egress issues for future […]