Mayor Frank G. Jackson Statement on Sale of Forest City Realty Trust

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

CLEVELAND – Mayor Frank G. Jackson statement on Forest City Realty Trust:

"Forest City Realty Trust has had a long history and played a significant role in the development of Cleveland. They’ve grown from a small lumber company to a large Cleveland business and then to a national real estate developer. The Ratner and Miller families continue to be an instrumental part of our city’s civic life, supporting health institutions, education, arts and more. Cleveland would not be what and who we are today without the Ratner and Miller families and Forest City.

We look forward to working with the Brookfield Property Group and building on Forest City’s positive impact in Cleveland.”

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