Neighborhood Revitalization

Neighborhood Revitalization strengthens the City’s tax base by encouraging reinvestment in neighborhoods and in homes. Its role is to ensure the long-term competitive position of the City’s housing stock using partnerships with the public and private sectors to leverage investment in the City.


Neighborhood Revitalization is responsible for:

2015 Housing & Neighborhood Plan

The 2015 Housing and Neighborhood Plan provides the framework for attaining the City’s goal of “High Quality, High Functioning Neighborhoods.” There are three goals identified in the Plan:

  • Attract new residents to Shaker, increase demand for houses and increase property values
  • Preserve existing high quality housing stock
  • Increase cohesiveness, desirability, attractiveness and stability in the neighborhoods