Flint charter review commission Flint voters consider changes to city charter in August By Steve Carmody • Jul 17, 2017 Steve Carmody / Michigan Radio Flint voters will decide if they want to make changes to their city charter on August 8. If it passes, it will be the first time the city’s charter will be changed in four decades. A special panel has spent two years designing the 83-page charter update. Transparency, ethics main goals of Flint's new city charter proposal By Stateside Staff • Feb 17, 2017 STEVE CARMODY / Michigan Radio Listen Listening... / 6:10 Stateside's conversation with Cleora Magee, chair of the Flint Charter Review Commission The City of Flint is considering changing its charter, which could change how city government operates, taxes and more. It could stiffen ethics rules and change other rules to make city hall more transparent. The Flint Charter Review Commission is proposing the changes. Cleora Magee chairs that commission and she joined Stateside to discuss.