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November 2011

 

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In This Issue
Helping special needs residents find a home
Land Bank's Research, funding skills win fans in the Motor City
In Euclid, blight becomes might
Cuyahoga Consortium awarded highest per capita grant in U.S.

HELPING SPECIAL NEEDS RESIDENTS FIND A HOME

 

Shelter is essential for all of us and the Housing First program, offered through the Cleveland Housing Network (CHN), provides that basic necessity for people with special needs.  Since 2002, Housing First - a coalition of public and private organizations has built more than 470 homes in Cuyahoga County for people with histories of long-term homelessness and disabilities...Read More 

 
LAND BANK'S RESEARCH, FUNDING SKILLS WIN FANS 
IN THE MOTOR CITY

When the Center for Community Progress drew up its agenda for Land Bank Conference 2011 in Detroit, planners knew they wanted to hear from the Cuyahoga County Land Reutilization Corporation (CCLRC), commonly known as the Cuyahoga Land Bank.

 

Specifically, conference planners for the group, based in Washington D.C., wanted to hear about the Land Bank's state-of-the-art research capabilities...Read More

IN EUCLID, BLIGHT BECOMES MIGHT

 

Land banks exist to prevent blight and save neighborhoods and one of their most effective tactics is buying multiple properties, thereby boosting a community's stability.

 

That was the situation in Euclid last Spring, when the Cuyahoga Land Bank acquired four properties for $1 each under agreements with Fannie Mae and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)... Read More 

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Please share our message with your friends and neighbors and work with us to re-imagine Cuyahoga County.

 

Sincerely,

 


Gus Frangos
President and General Counsel
Cuyahoga County Land Reutilization Corp
Featured Article

CUYAHOGA CONSORTIUM AWARDED ONE OF THE HIGHEST PER CAPITA GRANT IN U.S.!


Just a few months after the Cuyahoga Land Bank opened its doors, the organization led a consortium that included Cuyahoga County, the Cuyahoga Metropolitan Housing Authority and the City of Cleveland in applying for NSPII funds for neighborhood stabilization... 

 

City of Euclid


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Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland 

 

Most northeast Ohioans are uncomfortably familiar with the visible and odious effects of foreclosure, vacancy and abandonment have on neighborhoods.  Indeed, the Cuyahoga County Land Reutilization Corporation was established in response to the growing vacancy and abandonment problems in the neighborhoods of Cuyahoga County...Read More 


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