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Cincinnati Children’s begins spending with Avondale groups

The first of the $11.5 million Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center will invest in Avondale over the next five years has started to flow and is expected to touch the lives of 1,500 neighborhood children. The initial $351,000 goes to 17 … Continue reading

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Avondale Residents Come Home

Revitalization work on the Poinciana and Crescent Court Apartments is wrapping up. A number  of families started to move back in to their apartment homes in mid-July. The goal is to have all families back into their apartments by the … Continue reading

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Community Spotlight: Free Wi-Fi comes to Avondale

Free Wi-Fi is coming to Avondale, and DCED staff had the chance to speak with one of the partners behind this project. Jeff Beam, director of development at the Cincinnati office of The Community Builders, Inc. (TCB), is excited to … Continue reading

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Redevelopment plans for Avondale Town Center include a grocery store

  Mayor John Cranley announces the next neighborhood to benefit from city-led development. On May 24, he announced plans to redevelop the Avondale Town Center site, which include a much-needed grocery store. The shopping center was built in 1983 but … Continue reading

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HUD Visits Avondale

The HUD Choice Neighborhoods site team recently visited Avondale to learn more about how our work is transforming the neighborhood. Community partners, sub grantees and city officials convened at the Urban League offices to discuss financial self-sufficiency, case management, community … Continue reading

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Children’s agrees to invest $11.5 million in Avondale

On the heels of a decade of investment in Avondale, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center has signed an agreement to invest $11.5 million in the neighborhood over the next five years. About $2 million a year will go to community … Continue reading

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Creating Connections to Digital Opportunity

While  media headlines trumpet America’s digitally-connected culture, it’s eye-opening to note that one in five people in our country don’t have broadband internet access at home. New public investments and private partnerships are working to close this digital divide. The … Continue reading

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