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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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Mayor to talk about more investments in neighborhood projects

Mayor John Cranley is in day two of his string of events to announce major budget investments in Cincinnati neighborhoods. Click the photo to watch the video.

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​Avondale Town Center will get this grocery store

Save-A-Lot will open in an overhauled Avondale Town Center at 3529 Reading Road, Mayor John Cranley said Tuesday as he announced another round of proposed funding for Cincinnati neighborhood projects that will be a part of changes he makes to … 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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ACDC, The Community Builders & Powernet Begin Work to Provide Free Community Wi-Fi

CINCINNATI, OH – April 4, 2015 – Avondale Community Development Corporation (ACDC), The Community Builders Inc. (TCB) and Powernet will begin the installation work to create Avondale Community Wi-Fi. The initial phase will be located between Blair Avenue extending to … Continue reading

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Groundbreaking Ceremony for Ziegler Park

Rhianna Bernal (center), program manager at The Community Builders, Inc. (TCB), attended the groundbreaking celebration at Ziegler Park in ‪‎Cincinnati, Ohio with our partner  3CDC. TCB allocated $4 million in New Markets Tax Credits for park improvements.

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Changemakers: 9 Reasons to Watch Avondale in 2016

AVONDALE – A long-awaited grocery store. New office buildings. New home construction. Big overhauls to neglected low-income apartments. These are among a growing list of more than $100 million in redevelopment projects planned this year in Avondale – a neighborhood … Continue reading

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Avondale will finally get its grocery store

Construction will begin in the second quarter of 2016 on a long-awaited grocery, health clinic and laundromat in Avondale that will complement the development of affordable housing nearby. The Community Builders, a Boston-based real estate developer, signed a letter of intent Wednesday with … Continue reading

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