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IMPORTANT Community Meeting about E 79th St Rapid Stations TOMORROW

Friday, October 31st, 2014

From Greater Cleveland RTA’s enewsletter.  (We have a flyer for the event here.)

RTA community meetings on Nov. 1 & 5

Tell us how you use one Rapid Station on East 34th Street and two stations on East 79th

RTA want to hear your comments on how you use the Rapid Station on East 34th Street and the two on East 79th Street. One meeting begins at 1 p.m. Nov. 1 in the Community Room at Heritage View Homes, 7230 Kinsman Road. Ride the 14 bus. The other meeting begins at 6 p.m. Nov. 5 in the first-floor lounge of the Tri-C Campus Center Buidling, 2900 Community College Ave. Ride bus routes 11, 14 or 15. You are also invited to take a survey.

Kinsman Master Planning Presentation

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

Last night, about 125 people attended the third and final community meeting for the new master plan for Kinsman. They learned about how the blueprint for future development has taken shape, following several months of community engagement.

Without further ado, here’s the draft master plan for Kinsman.

Please feel free to email your comments to jsugalski@bbcdevelopment.org.

Just in case, the draft plan for Central can be downloaded here.

Thank you to everyone that has participated in the planning process to date.

NLDI Applications are Due This Friday!

Monday, October 27th, 2014

The Neighborhood Leadership Institute (NLDI) has begun recruitment for the 31st Neighborhood Leadership Cleveland (NLC) class.

The purpose of NLC is to cultivate new and experienced leaders to gain confidence, learn skills, and use their voice to actively participate in effecting change. The program will benefit community leaders through skill development, goal setting, discovering their leadership style and becoming more self-aware as community leaders. Participants will join a network of more than 1,000 other grassroots leaders who share the common goal to improve the quality of life for communities in Greater Cleveland through collective leadership and engagement. The 19-week course will begin in January and be held through May, 2015. Classes are held Thursday evenings from 6-9pm, with a dinner beginning at 5:30pm.

If you have any questions, please contact Jessica Kayse at 216-812-8700 or jessica@neighborhoodleadership.org.

Applications are due on Friday, October 31, 2014.  

For more information, visit: www.neighborhoodleadership.org

Join us for Make a Difference Day TOMORROW!

Friday, October 24th, 2014

Here’s a reminder!  Please consider joining us tomorrow at Hillside Community Park for Make a Difference Day, the nation’s largest day of volunteering.

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Central Master Planning Meeting Presentation

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Last night, more than 75 people attended the third and final master planning community meeting for the Central neighborhood.

If you were unable to attend, here’s a copy of what was presented.

Please note that this plan is a draft, so it will change based on the feedback we receive.  If you have thoughts, suggestions, or recommendations, please feel free to email them to jsugalski@bbcdevelopment.org.

Also, as a reminder, the community meeting for Kinsman will take place Tuesday, October 28 at 6pm at Anton Grdina K-8 School. Hope to see you there.

List of Upcoming Community Meetings

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Here’s our list of important upcoming community meetings and events:

Thursday, October 16

Opportunity Corridor Community Meeting
at Langston Hughes Center, 2390 E 79th St
Cleveland, OH
6:00-9:00PM

This meeting is organized by State Senator Sandra Williams and Cleveland Councilwomen Phyllis Cleveland and Mamie Mitchell for residents and business owners to hear more about the Opportunity Corridor project, ask questions, and provide their opinions.

(download the flier here)

 

Monday, October 20

Central Community Master Planning Meeting
at Friendly Inn Settlement House, 2386 Unwin Rd
Cleveland, OH (Central neighborhood)
6:00-8:00PM

Please join us for the final of three meetings to learn about and discuss community-driven plans for Central and Kinsman. These important plans will shape the future of your communities, so please be involved!

(download the flier here)

 

Saturday, October 25

Make A Difference Day at Hillside Community Park
at Hillside Community Park, 2800 Minnie St
Cleveland, OH (Kinsman neighborhood)

Hillside Community Park is a new greenspace that was developed this summer to make walking to and from the E 79th St Blue/Green Rapid Station easier and more welcoming. Volunteer on Make A Difference Day by helping us mulch, prune plants, seed bare areas, and more.

(download the flier here)

 

Tuesday, October 28

Kinsman Community Master Planning Meeting
at Anton Grdina K-8 School, 2995 E 71st St
Cleveland, OH (Kinsman neighborhood)
6:00-8:00PM

Please join us for the final of three meetings to learn about and discuss community-driven plans for Central and Kinsman. These important plans will shape the future of your communities, so please be involved!

(download the flier here)

 

Saturday, November 1

RTA Community Meeting regarding the E 34th St & E 79th St Rapid Stations
at Heritage View Community Room, 7230 Kinsman Rd
Cleveland, OH (Kinsman neighborhood)
1:00PM

RTA is holding community meetigns with the purpose of gathering more information and comments from the public about the E 34th St and E 79th St rapid stations. RTA is considering closing both stations.  You may also complete a survey online at www.surveymonkey.com/s/rtastationsurvey.

(download the flier here)

 

Wednesday, November 5

RTA Community Meeting regarding the E 34th St & E 79th St Rapid Stations
at Cuyahoga Community College Metro Campus, Campus Center Building 1st Floor
Cleveland, OH (Kinsman neighborhood)
6:00PM

RTA is holding community meetigns with the purpose of gathering more information and comments from the public about the E 34th St and E 79th St rapid stations. RTA is considering closing both stations.  You may also complete a survey online at www.surveymonkey.com/s/rtastationsurvey.

(download the flier here)

 

RTA Community Meetings about E 34th, E 79th Rapid Station Closures

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Newer Construction Home for Sale

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

2189 E 70 st sale

Make A Difference at Hillside Community Park

Friday, October 10th, 2014

Saturday, October 25 is Make A Difference Day, the single largest volunteer day in the country.

Why not spend it beautifying Hillside Community Park in the Kinsman neighborhood with BBC? Hillside Community Park, located on E 79th St directly south of the E 79th St Blue-Green Rapid Station, has been under construction all summer long. We need volunteers to do some additional mulching, prune plants for the winter, seed portions of the lawn impacted by construction, and other tasks.

See the flier below for more details. If you have questions, please feel free to post a comment or call us at (216) 341-1455.

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Opportunity Corridor Community Meeting, Oct 16 6-9PM

Friday, October 10th, 2014

State Senator Sandra Williams and Councilwomen Phyllis Cleveland and Mamie Mitchell are hosting a community meeting about the Opportunity Corridor project on Tuesday, October 16, 2014.

A flier for the event with further details is posted below.  Please note that the address is incorrect on the flyer.  It is actually located at 2390 E. 79th St Cleveland, OH 44104.

Please click on the image below for a full-size flier.

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