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HYPE - PUBLIC ART PROJECT
On June 13-14, EANDC hosted a collaborative art project with AtPlay Akron and renowned local artist Mac Love as part of our HYPE program. Look forward to seeing more public art around East Akron!
MIDDLEBURY COMMONS GROUNDBREAKING
East Akron Neighborhood Development Corporation is thrilled to announce that it will break ground on its latest development project, Middlebury Commons, by the end of June 2018! Located at 935 E Market St, the mixed-use project will feature forty 1&2-bed apartments for seniors 55 and over, as well as over 13,000 square feet of retail space. Construction of the project is expected to be complete by early summer of 2019.
Revving it Up for Revitalization!
On May 17th, we held our annual fundraiser at the John S. Knight Center and had a blast! We had dancing, food, a silent auction, an RC race car track, and a bunch of REALLY NICE cars on display. If you had your photo taken, you can download them here!
Race for a Place 5K
On April 7th, EANDC staff members showed up to to support OCCH and OHFA's Race for a Place to Call Home 5K! Despite the (very) cold weather, everyone had a great time.
East Akron Neighborhood Cookbook
Over the past year, we worked with members of the community to compile recipes from friends, family, and neighbors in the East Akron area into one great cookbook. Check it out on Amazon!