- Program Flint Area
- Program Area Restoring Community Vitality
- Grant Amount $5,500,000
- Grant Period September 1, 2008–December 31, 2013
- Location Flint, MI, United States
- Geographic Focus Flint
About this grant
This repayable grant to the Foundation for the Uptown Reinvestment Corporation will provide additional funds to complete the redevelopment of the Rowe Mixed-Use Center in Downtown Flint. The Rowe Mixed-Use project will include 75,000 square feet of office, restaurant, and residential space and bring an additional 200 jobs to downtown Flint. The Foundation for the Uptown Reinvestment Corporation will partner with Uptown Reinvestment Corporation to provide a short-term construction loan to the project which will be repaid with proceeds from the insurance settlement, bank financing, and the sale of additional tax credits.