Re-Imagining a More Sustainable Cleveland Plan

Jurisdiction Name: Cleveland
State/Province: OH
Country: United States
Type of Government: Municipality
Population: 396,816
Population Range: 250,000 to 999,999
Policy Links: PDF
Policy type: plan
Year: 2008
GFC Topic: community food connections
Keywords: agriculture, food security, sustainability, sustainable, urban, urban agriculture, vacant land
Adopting Government Department(s):

Cleveland Planning Commission

Lead Implementing Entity(s): Cleveland Planning Commission
Support Entity(s):

Neighborhood Progress, Inc., LAND Studio (formerly ParkWorks), Cleveland City Planning Commission, and Cleveland Land Lab at the Cleveland Urban Design Collaborative at Kent State University

Funding Amount: n/a
Funding Sources: Surdna Foundation
Policy Outcome(s):

Identifies strategies for better utilization of vacant land, which includes establishing community gardens, markets, and other food system initiatives.

Additional Resources and Information: Link 1