Watch Vibrant NEO: A Vision and Framework for the Future of Northeast Ohio
On February 25, the NEOSCC Board voted unanimously to approve and endorse the Vibrant NEO 2040 Vision, Framework and Action Products. We are sharing an “Initiative A Day” so you can gain a better understanding of the vision and framework! If you would like to read all of the Initiatives, you can download them here: Recommendation and Initiatives. You can access a pdf of the entire vision chapter here. The vision chapter contains all 41 initiatives, development strategies, indicators, and matrices that identify how the recommendations, initiatives and indicators all relate.
We have developed an executive summary of the Vision, Framework and Action Products. The Vibrant NEO Guidebook describes the Process, Objectives, Recommendations, Priority Initiatives and Indicators. The document include maps of each of the major vision themes and summaries of the Action Products.Click here to learn more!
Northeast Ohio’s biggest regional planning effort in a half-century has won the planning profession’s top award for a comprehensive plan. Vibrant NEO 2040, the product of three years’ work by the nonprofit Northeast Ohio Sustainable Communities Consortium, has been awarded the 2015 Daniel Burnham Award of the American Planning Association. “It feels terrific,” Grace Gallucci, director of NOACA, the Northeast Ohio Areawide Coordinating Agency and one of the plan’s lead organizers, said about the award. “I think it helps to validate the work that NEOSCC did over the last three years . . . to say that it’s a good plan,” she said. The award is named for Chicago architect Daniel Burnham, who planned Chicago’s world-famous lakefront and also devised influential plans for other American cities, including Cleveland’s 1903 Group Plan. Gallucci said she hoped the award would add impetus to the implementation of the Vibrant NEO vision, which calls for focusing new [...]Read More »
Become a Vibrant NEO Champion!
Click HERE and sign our petition to become a Vibrant NEO 2040 Champion and show your support for a more VIBRANT, RESILIENT AND SUSTAINABLE NORTHEAST OHIO! We are collecting signatures to demonstrate to community leaders that residents support the Vibrant NEO Vision, Framework and Action Products.
View the following slideshow to take a look at the Nine Vibrant NEO 2040 Recommendations:
What can I do today?
- Read the 20 page Vibrant NEO Guidebook here. This executive summary will give you an overview of the Vibrant NEO process highlighting the themes, recommendations and priority initiatives.