May 01, 2008

Regionally Speaking 2008

Welcome to the opening conversation of Regionally Speaking 2008. Over the next six weeks this program will explore the work being done to restore prominence to Cleveland's great neighborhoods. Following the Strategic Investment Initiative of Neighborhood Progress Inc, community experts will discuss the issues and opportunities that face our communities, our city, and our region.

This first session brings together some of the major funders and visionaries behind the Strategic Investment Initiative to explain the program. Listen to the dialogue led by our host, Gladys Haddad, and with Ronn Richard, President and CEO of the Cleveland Foundation, Chris Warren, Director of Economic Development, City of Cleveland, and Bobbi Reichtell, Senior Vice President for Programs, Neighborhood Progress Inc.

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Posted by: Jeffrey Verespej May 1, 2008 06:30 PM | Category: Cleveland , Northeast Ohio , Regionalism , University Circle , arts and culture , community outreach , economic development , history , neighborhoods , podcasts , urban planning


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Great topic and a great panel to begin. How are the other neighborhoods feeling-- not chosen for SII?

Posted by Joe Konen on May 21, 2008 01:11 PM

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