Office of the Mayor

Mayor Frank G. Jackson Announces Demolition Strategy to Remove Blighted Structures in City Neighborhoods

Mayor Frank G. Jackson today announced a comprehensive strategy to demolish blighted and abandoned homes in the City of Cleveland. The plan is part of the mayor’s Healthy Neighborhoods Initiative, a series of legislation and programs focused on improving the quality of City neighborhoods. “The demolition of these homes is a direct result of Issue 32 and I want to thank Clevelanders once again,” said Mayor Jackson. “When I launched the Healthy Neighborhoods initiative, I promised to stop decline, stabilize our neighborhoods and provide growth for our future – this is the next phase of that effort.” 

"Cleveland is a great city. Through the years, we have built world-renowned institutions including our orchestra and our museums. We support nationally recognized sports teams. Our medical and research facilities have created a health care capital in Cleveland and our colleges and universities attract researchers and students from around the world. " -more

-Mayor Frank G. Jackson

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  • Mayor Frank G. Jackson Announces Demolition Strategy to Remove Blighted Structures

    Mayor Jackson announced a comprehensive strategy to demolish blighted and abandoned homes. The plan is part of the Healthy Neighborhoods Initiative,  and it aligns with the recently announced massive $25 million funding of the Neighborhood Transformation Initiative. The City is concurrently working with several large financial institutions to support new home construction and rehabilitation, as well as down payment assistance programs.

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05/08/2017 - American Ninja Warrior
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