Economic Development

City Takes Ownership of Historic Landmark Building in Forward-Looking Plan for Economic Development

City Takes Ownership of Historic Landmark Building in Forward-Looking Plan for Economic Development

The Curtis Block building at the corner of Marlowe and Detroit Avenues is historically significant, and new ownership by the city makes it part of an overall plan to redevelop and revitalize properties in the heart of downtown Lakewood.

Lakewood Chamber of Commerce Hosts Interactive Training Event with Retail Expert Bob Negen

Lakewood Chamber of Commerce Hosts Interactive Training Event with Retail Expert Bob Negen

The Lakewood Chamber of Commerce is hosting an interactive video training event for local retailers entitled A Championship Run for Your Business at the University of Akron Lakewood on Friday, February 19, 2016.

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A New Year, A New Investment in Lakewood

A New Year, A New Investment in Lakewood

After nearly one year of fact gathering, feedback from the public, a general election, and negotiations between the city, Lakewood Hospital Association and the Cleveland Clinic, Lakewood City Council unanimously approved a new master agreement designed to ensure the availability of high-quality health care in the city of Lakewood.

Housing

LakewoodAlive Launches Free Knowing Your Home Educational Series

LakewoodAlive Launches Free Knowing Your Home Educational Series

The Knowing Your Home Educational Series is generously supported by: Citizens Bank, City of Lakewood, Cleveland Lumber, First Federal Lakewood, Remax Beyond 2000, and Third Federal Savings & Loan.

LakewoodAlive Homebuyer Fair to be held September 29

LakewoodAlive Homebuyer Fair to be held September 29

LakewoodAlive, a non-profit community development organization, is hosting a Homebuyer Fair on September 29 at Lakewood United Methodist Church (15700 Detroit Avenue) from 6-9 p.m.

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Lakewood House Gets New Life on Mars (Photos)

Lakewood House Gets New Life on Mars (Photos)

The City of Lakewood, The Detroit Shoreway Community Development Organization (DSCDO), and LakewoodAlive partnered to find owner-occupants and developers to rehabilitate 1446 Mars Avenue in an effort to further strengthen our community’s historic neighborhoods.

By April 8, 2015 0 Comments Read More →

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Lakewood’s Strong Bond Rating Reaffirmed by Moody’s

Lakewood’s Strong Bond Rating Reaffirmed by Moody’s

The city of Lakewood has learned that it will retain its Moody’s Aa2 strong bond rating, placing Lakewood in the top-tier of Ohio cities with the third highest mark given by the financial investor service.

MSNBC To Broadcast All Weekend In Lakewood From The Root Cafe

MSNBC To Broadcast All Weekend In Lakewood From The Root Cafe

MSNBC has set up a remote for broadcasting at the Root Cafe. MSNBC will be starting things off with their Morning Joe show beginning at 6am Friday morning and then running all of their other shows from the Root Cafe site through Sunday.

By March 10, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
‘Gladiator Games’ Returns to Lakewood

‘Gladiator Games’ Returns to Lakewood

“I am a gladiator” chanted over 100 participants in the 2nd Annual Gladiators game hosted by Fuzion Martial Arts in Lakewood. Hayes Elementary gym was packed with 300 spectators …