The Sound of Applause: The Old Arcade

Canalway Partners’ co-founder and board member Tom Yablonsky was recently on the Sound of Applause with Dee Perry discussing the Old Arcade. As Executive Director of the the Historic Warehouse District and the Historic Gateway District, Tom is an expert in historic preservation and adaptive reuse. Listen Online You can learn more about the Old […]

Ukranian Easter Bazaar

Spring is almost here – the season of renewal and rebirth. In the Ukrainian Easter tradition, it is customary to create beautiful art out of eggs – called  Pysanky – that are known all over the world. You can buy these beautiful and delicate pieces of art as well as other Ukrainian artwork at the […]

Canal Basin Park Framework Plan

On Friday, November 20th 2015 the Cleveland City Planning Commission voted to adopt the Canal Basin Park Framework Plan, which sets the direction for a new 20-acre park in Downtown Cleveland. Canal Basin Park will be a year-round public place that brings together history, neighborhoods, and the community. It is located where the historic Ohio […]

Take a Hike wins State Historic Preservation Award

Congratulations to the Historic Gateway Neighborhood Corporation which received a 2015 Public Education and Awareness Award from the Ohio State Historic Preservation Office for its Take a Hike Program. According to the State Historic Preservation Office: “The role of historic tax credits and other preservation tools is often emphasized since many of the current developments would […]

Byway Leadership Training

Canalway Partners recently participated in a Byway Leadership training session for the National Scenic Byway Foundation. Executive Director Tim Donovan and Ohio & Erie Canalway Marketing Director Katie Montgomery presented on how we manage and market the Ohio & Erie Canalway America’s Byway. The class then went out into the field to explore sites along the Byway […]

Take a Hike Extended!

The extended Take a Hike tour season, presented by Dollar Bank, will kick off Saturday, October 3rd. Here’s your chance to enjoy the Fall weather in Cleveland by enjoying a tour of Historic Euclid Avenue. Every Saturday from October 3rd through December 12th, a tour of Historic Euclid Avenue will be offered. Meet at 10 […]

Things to do in Cleveland

Coming to Northeast Ohio for the Towpath Marathon? Check out some of these fun things to do while you’re in the area. Follow Canalway Partners’s board While in Cleveland on Pinterest. Are you a history and nature buff? You should definitely explore the Ohio & Erie Canalway National Heritage Area and the beautiful Cuyahoga Valley […]

Save the Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credit

Important Call to Action The very successful Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credit (OHPTC) program is in trouble. The tax credit is a powerful economic development tool that helped spur the residential boom in Downtown Cleveland and the Warehouse District, made possible projects such as The 9, the Fairmount Creamery, Mitchell’s Ice Cream in Ohio City, […]

Take A Hike Begins May 16th

Historic Gateway Neighborhood Corporation’s award-winning Take a Hike program offers five, free, guided walking tours every week of the Gateway District, Warehouse District, Civic Center, Playhouse Square and Canal Basin Park. Each tour covers the history, culture, interesting trivia and future plans of the neighborhoods, AND actors portraying important Clevelanders from the past.  Admission is free. […]