Chairman Brancatelli Honored

Cuyahoga Land Bank Chairman Anthony Brancatelli was recently awarded the Inez Tillman Killingsworth Community Leadership Award by Empowering and Strengthening Ohio’s People  (ESOP). The award is one of three given annually by the housing and financial counseling agency recognizing its community partners.

Save the Date

Plans are underway for the 8th annual Ohio Land Bank Conference October 23-24 in Columbus. Presented by the Western Reserve Land Conservancy, the Ohio Land Bank Conference provides timely and essential information for land bank board members and staff, county and municipal Read more ›

Father’s Day Walk to Honor Judge Pianka

The Detroit Shoreway Community Development Organization sponsored a Father’s Day History Walk in honor of Judge Raymond L. Pianka, the devoted Housing Court judge and advocate who died unexpectedly in January. Pianka, who presided for the last 21 years, was the longest-serving Read more ›

Going Green

Each summer, the Cuyahoga Land Bank works to “green” vacant land left behind after a blighted house is demolished.  Vacant lots are either held for future development, transferred to the appropriate municipality or converted to other productive uses.  Our land reuse experts are Read more ›