Greater Ohio Policy Center released a new white paper today, Fueling Innovation in Transit: Potential Funding Options for Public Transit, which presents three funding recommendations to Ohio’s next governor and legislative leaders.
What if the spaces dedicated for cars to lie idle, were redesigned as places for people to “park” ? PARK(ing) Day, an annual global event, encourages participants to transform an average parking space into, well, a park.
Governor, Lieutenant Governor, and a number of State Officer and State legislative positions are on the ballot this year. As Election Day approaches, we at GOPC have been thinking about a range of quality-of-life and redevelopment issues we think the next legislative body of the state should work to carry out.
A report released today by the Greater Ohio Policy Center researches the benefits of Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs). CDFIs provide access to credit and specialized loan products for people who may not otherwise qualify for a typical bank loan, supporting the creation of jobs, businesses, and housing units.