Daily Archives: March 28, 2015

Better Block Sparks up Change, Reinventing an Akron Neighborhood on May 16th


Story By: Katie Sobiech

Something new is coming to Akron on May 16th – Neighbors Day in Akron – gets closer.  Something we’ve never seen before – a big, bright, vibrant idea that will revitalize life on our streets. Better Block, a neighborhood development effort, was created by forward thinkers who are now blazing a new trail.

This could be a glimpse of the future…

Team Better Block works with cities, developers, and stakeholders to create quick, inexpensive, high-impact changes that improve and revitalize underused properties and highlight the potential for creating great “Complete Streets”. (www.teambetterblock.com) Continue reading