President Obama pays a visit to the West Side Market.

Ohio City News

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Urban Community School is expanding their campus to include a community health center (in partnership with MetroHealth ,) a day care facility, and athletic courts. Read the full story on


The Creative Fusion Cohort, presented by the Cleveland Foundation, has brought 6 international and 10 cleveland-based artists together to create 11 public art pieces in the Ohio City neighborhood.


The Music Settlement, a century-old nonprofit that provides early childhood and music education, has announced its expansion to Cleveland's Ohio City neighborhood.


Trevor Clatterbuck, the entrepreneur behind Fresh Fork Market, and local chef & butcher Adam Lambert have partnered up to open Ohio City Provisions- an all-local butcher and grocery in Ohio City. Read the full story on


A long-discussed and oft-delayed apartment project in Cleveland's Ohio City neighborhood got the green light last week, as money finally fell into place to transform a vacant cluster of buildings on West 25th Street.


The Ohio City Safety Camera Initiative is designed to deter crime by installing, and identifying through signage, safety cameras in strategic locations throughout the neighborhood. Priority will be given to areas in the neighborhood with the highest incidents of crime according to Cleveland Police statistics, with the long-range goal of placing safety cameras throughout the neighborhood.

Press: Ohio City in the News

There's a lot going on in Ohio City. Check back often for the latest news and press pieces from local and national media outlets.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

CLEVELAND (Sept. 23, 2016) – By the end of 2016, the Hingetown area in Cleveland’s Ohio City neighborhood will be home to several public-scale visual art pieces, a legacy of a unique collaboration of international and local artists who are spending the next three months living and working together through the Cleveland Foundation’s Creative Fusion program. View the full press release here.

Saturday, May 16, 2015


May 15, 2015

City of Cleveland Preparing for Peaceful Protests  

CLEVELAND – The City of Cleveland continues to prepare for peaceful protests leading up to and following the trial of Cleveland Police Officer Michael Brelo. Mayor Frank G. Jackson stated that the city is working with citizens and leaders across the community to foster understanding and ensure order and public safety. The verdict may be reached as early as next week and subsequent protests may be spontaneous or unpredictable.

Friday, February 6, 2015


Grant will support Near West Rec sports programs for youth on Cleveland’s Near West Side

Cleveland, OH – Ohio City Incorporated today announced it has been awarded a $15,250 grant from the U.S. Soccer Foundation, the major charitable arm of soccer in the United States, to support the Near West Recreation League and its remarkable efforts to build community and support neighborhood youth and families in Ohio City and neighboring communities.

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

CLEVELAND, OH– Ohio City Incorporated announced today that it was recently awarded a grant in the amount of $29,195 from the Baseball Tomorrow Fund (BTF).  The grant will support the expansion of the Near West Recreation League’s youth coed baseball program and provide funding for equipment and uniforms for the 550 players expected to participate in the 2014 season. 

Tuesday, March 18, 2014


The West Side Market included in State of Ohio Capital Bill  
$500,000 is committed for improvements to the West Side Market 

CLEVELAND - At the request of Ohio City Incorporated, a $500,000 grant to benefit the West Side Market was announced on Tuesday as part of the State Capital Bill. The funds will be dedicated to a larger effort to make improvements to the City of Cleveland facility.