Despite most of its trustees living outside of the city, the Gund Foundation is sort of a de facto community foundation for Greater Cleveland, and parks and public spaces are a big part of its support.
If you want a great case study of the creative energy and money behind urban parks, Cleveland is a good place to look. There, an outfit called LAND Studios is raking in cash and making big things happen.Read More
Cleveland planners are hoping to turn a chunk of land on a historically industrial piece of lakefront into a thriving city gathering place. A $5 million trails grant will help link the city to the park.