Community Development

Community development programs initiated by North Hill CDC.

Howard St. Heritage Courtyard

Howard St. Heritage Courtyard

A creative placemaking initiative focused on celebrating the diverse heritage of North Hill and the history of African Americans on Howard Street, activation of this space seeks to cultivate investment and activity on Howard St, inspire community engagement through art, and mitigate social inequity.

North Hill Enhancement Plan

North Hill Enhancement Plan

Collaboration with the community through thoughtful questions and active listening lead to Creative and Innovative solutions that create places where people thrive. Authentic engagement leads to the evolution of cities and neighborhoods in a way that respects history and addresses current needs.

771 North Main St. Development

771 North Main St. Development

771 N. Main St. will be a mixed use, affordable housing redevelopment project in Temple Square. It will be home of NHCDC offices, coworking space for entrepreneurs and community space that will open up into People's Park.

Water’s Park

Water’s Park

Water's Park boasts the best panoramic view of downtown Akron. With a lot of historic significance and incredible future potential, it can become a premier location in North Hill providing space for local families and communities, as well as visitors.