Crowdfunding for municipal or placemaking projects is seeing some use in Michigan through the state's new site Patronicity, and one of those projects is underway in Flint.
: The Michigan Economic Development Corporation and Friends of The Alley today announced a new crowdfunding campaign through Michigan-based crowdfunding platform Patronicity. The campaign will support permanent lights for Buckham Alley in downtown Flint.
If the Buckham Alley Project attains its crowdfunding goal of $50,000 by April 18, MEDC will provide a $50,000 matching grant.
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