FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 19, 2019
City of Flint to Hold Opioid Town Hall
Who: Mayor Karen Weaver
What: Town Hall
When: Thursday, August 22, 2019, 3:30pm- 5:30pm
Where: Berston Field House, 3300 Saginaw St.
Details: Mayor Dr. Karen Weaver will hold an “Opioid Town hall” meeting to address developments in the lawsuit filed against opioid manufacturers and distributors on behalf of the City of Flint. Residents will have an opportunity to learn about local programs designed to address those addicted and impacted, as well as the impact on existing prescriptions.
In addition to addressing the latest developments, residents will have an opportunity to address concerns regarding the crisis in their community. The Flint Police department, Fire department, Chief Public Health Advisor and City Attorney will also be hand to discuss the crisis and offer ways that residents can assist in helping.
Residents are encouraged to attend the town hall and let their voice be heard.