#HackCLE @ Year 1

[wordpress_file_upload] Cleveland Neighborhood Progress is proud to welcome #HackCLE @ Year 1 to the St. Luke’s Weinberg Auditorium on December 4, 2015. Hack Cleveland is a working collective focused on advancing social justice through modeling our vision of an open, inclusive and affirming community. It fosters the development and adoption of tech tools that position […]

Vote YES on 8!

The levy–just a penny-and-a-half per cigarette–supports Cuyahoga County’s critical Arts & Culture sector, which drives our economy, improves and enhances our children’s education, attracts tourists, residents and businesses, and gives Cleveland a world-class image and reputation.  Issue 8 is endorsed by Cleveland Neighborhood Progress. Learn more at: http://voteforissue8.org/

Cleveland’s kids head back to school!

It’s August – summer is winding down and the school year is starting up. Public, private and charter schools in the city will soon be welcoming students back. The Cleveland Metropolitan School District continues to make strides in improving its educational offerings. Many high-performing schools are located throughout Cleveland and parents can easily learn about their options […]

Art in our neighborhoods

Art invades every single city neighborhood in Cleveland. Around each corner, you will likely encounter galleries, public art, eclectic architecture, innovative greenspace or creative city residents. These efforts, activities and individuals contribute greatly to neighborhood revitalization. Buildings become restored, storefronts become occupied, events are planned and scheduled, and character is infused throughout the city. Mark your […]

Cleveland World Festival celebrates our diversity!

The Cleveland World Festival has evolved into a very popular celebration that draws tens of thousands of visitors to the city’s famed Cultural Gardens. This feast of fun, music and sports from around the globe, will return to the vast expanse of fields, forests and gardens of the Cleveland Cultural Gardens on Sunday, August 2, 2015 […]

Mapping population change in Cleveland’s neighborhoods

Cleveland Neighborhood Progress commissioned a study by Cleveland State University’s Center for Population Dynamics to research population trends in the city. Specifically, the research team, led by Richey Piiparinen, looked at educational attainment and “brain gain” tendencies. This work highlights encouraging population trends that go well beyond a basic headcount of residents. The report has […]

Greater Circle Living Program provides amazing incentives

Do you know anyone that works in the Greater University Circle area? If you do – or maybe it’s you – they may qualify for homeownership or rental housing incentives. Employees of nonprofits in Greater University Circle and employees of 5 anchor institutions (CWRU, Cleveland Clinic, University Hospitals, Cleveland Museum of Art, and Judson) should […]

How big does your house need to be?

The Detroit Shoreway neighborhood is making news for new restaurants, arts and culture and large scale housing developments. Recently, however, it was the news of a tiny house that started people talking. Detroit Shoreway Community Development Organization and Citizens Bank have partnered to introduce the tiny house concept in the Eco Village section of the […]

Slavic Village Recovery is gaining momentum

Cleveland Neighborhood Progress is proud to be a partner with Slavic Village Development, Forest City and RIK Enterprises to advance the development of residential properties in the Slavic Village neighborhood. The list of homebuyers through this project has surpassed 25 and many more are expected soon. Affordable, move-in ready homes are available for you in […]

Cleveland is a vibrant city, with vibrant neighborhoods

On Tuesday April 27, 2015, Cleveland Neighborhood Progress hosted more than 500 guests at the first Vibrant City Awards Lunch. This event celebrated Cleveland’s neighborhoods and the various community development partners and initiatives that revitalize the city. Read about all the nominated efforts here: http://www.freshwatercleveland.com/devnews/vibrantcityawards041315.aspx Listen to Cleveland Neighborhood Progress staff and CDC representatives talk […]