Flint River

Hamilton Dam in Flint MI
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Crews are demolishing a nearly century-old dam as part of a broader project that's expected to change the landscape of the Flint River in downtown Flint.

river and buildings
Kevin Lavery / WKAR-MSU

The Flint River was once the site of buzzing auto factories and tranquil parks.  Urban planners are hoping a new project will bring people back to the river once again.