Jason Reece Talks About Cuyahoga PlaceMatters

A panel discussion on new research, commissioned by Cuyahoga PlaceMatters in partnership with The Kirwin Institute, that highlights the importance of historic real estate policies and their implications for Cuyahoga County’s contemporary development issues, featuring Freddy L. Collier, Jr., Director of City Planning, City of Cleveland; Jason Reece, Director of Research, The Kirwan Institute for … Continue reading »

What Maps Can Hide

The Atlantic Lindsey Tepe Recent research out of the Kirwan Institute at the Ohio State University has sparked several such local mapping initiatives. In Richmond, Virginia, for example, the Office of Community Wealth Building has been working to map which neighborhoods in the city best position their residents for future success. As the Washington Post’s Tina Griego described the … Continue reading »

What Maps Can Hide

Online Story Map Connects History and Cleveland’s Health

Next City Alexis Stephens While the heart of Coates’ essay centers on discriminatory housing practices in Chicago, similar tales about the roots of chronic poverty and its effects can be reproduced in every urban area in the nation. Now, thanks to Ohio researchers, there’s a compelling new online story map that shows how the settlement patterns of … Continue reading »

Online Story Map Connects History and Cleveland’s Health