University Commits $75 Million To Turn Its Neighborhood Around

Cincinnati employers hope to raise $100 million more for related projects and job creation.
September 23, 2004, 5am PDT | Chris Steins | @urbaninsight
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The Uptown area of Cincinnati, home to the University of Cincinnati, is made up of many struggling neighborhoods. More and better housing at a variety of price points is one result the university hopes to achieve with its unprecedented action. "That $75 million has been leveraged into $300 million in construction activity through the neighborhood partnerships," Brown said. "They've literally been the bank for their nonprofit partners."

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Published on Wednesday, September 22, 2004 in The Cincinnati Enquirer
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