Thanks to NEOtrans for covering this story. Eighteen acres of lakefront land immediately north of Erieside and First Energy Stadium are being considered for temporary parking instead of a temporary greenspace.
Dick Clough, Executive Board Chair of the Green Ribbon Coalition, voiced his opposition to the use of the space for parking. Read the complete article here.
BOLD VISIONS –
IMAGINE AN EAST SIDE PARK ON THE LAKE RIVALING THE WEST SIDE’S EDGEWATER PARK, AND A LAKEFRONT TRAIL SPANNING CUYAHOGA COUNTY FROM BAY VILLAGE TO EUCLID.
We are tackling two bold visions: (1) GRC’s proposal to expand Gordon Park by relocating I-90, and (2) a “Lake Erie Trail” spanning the lakefront communities across Cuyahoga County based on the innovative lakefront concept being implemented on Euclid’s Waterfront. Friday, November 1st at Merwin’s Wharf at 8:30 AM. Doors open at 8:00 AM with beverages and muffins.
Bob Gardin, Chair, GRC Lakefront Projects / Gordon Park Expansion
Jeff Homans, Senior Planning Consultant, AECOM
Michael Dever, Director of Public Works, Cuyahoga County
Allison Lukacsy-Love, AIA, Waterfront Project Manager, City of Euclid
Dick Clough, Founder/Board Chair, Green Ribbon Coalition and CEO, CloughCleveland, Inc., IdeaEngineering
8:00 AM – Registration
8:30 AM – Program begins
9:30 AM – Program concludes
Seating is limited. The event will sell-out. Make your reservation now.
Admission: Green Ribbon Members $10 / Non-members $15
POSSIBILITIES: Re-imagining Cleveland’s Lakefront Dialogue Series is presented by the Green Ribbon Coalition, AECOM and our media partner, Freshwater Cleveland, covering what’s next in Cleveland.