Roofing Grand Blanc:
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Grand Blanc Background:
Grand Blanc is a city in Genesee County in Michigan and a suburb of Flint. The population was 8,144 as of the 2010 US Census.
Grand Blanc History:
The unincorporated village of Grand Blanc, or Grumlaw, was a former Indian campground first settled by Jacob Stevens in Spring 1822. The Indian trail to Saginaw was laid out and staked in 1829 as Saginaw Road. By 1916, the community (population 400) had a grade school, a private bank, flour mill, an elevator, a creamery. The community also had two churches; the Methodist Episcopal and the Congregational. The community was equipped with electrical lighting. A ballot question in the May 2, 2006 Genesee County general election ended governmental research into a plan to consolidate the city and township governments. In that ballot, 68.62% of city voters opposed consolidation efforts whereas 31.38% were in favor.
Grand Blanc Geography:
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.63 square miles. Out of that, 3.61 square miles is land. 0.02 square miles is water.
Grand Blanc Trivia:
In 2015, a resident of Grand Blanc and a student of Grand Blanc Community Schools, Shriya Yarlagadda, placed 2nd in the 27th National Geographic Bee. The city is also home to one of the greatest prep distance runners in the nation, Grant Fisher. He was the 7th high school runner to break the 4 minute mile. He has also won multiple national cross country and track and field championships, and Chuck Forrest, Jeopardy! winner in 1986.