Friends of Shaker Square


On April 11, 2022, Cleveland City Council passed the bill that will put ownership and control of Shaker Square in the hands of two trusted local non-profit organizations. The work of repairing, re-envisioning and restoring the Square can now begin. 

Read the Plain Dealer story.
 

About this website

The plan to save Shaker Square

  ● Summary and FAQs
     by Cleveland Neighborhood Progress
     and Burten, Bell, Carr Development

  ● How to support the bill
  ● See the status of bill 1038 - 2021
 

Statements of support
  SHAD (Shaker Square Area Development)
  ● Shaker Square Alliance
  ● Shaker Square merchants
  ● Justin Bibb, when mayor-elect
  ● ShakerSquare.net
  ● Councilwoman Deborah Gray statement
 
What can happen in foreclosure
  ● Severance shows what not to do
  ● Former City Planning Director

 
Get informed
  ● Support proposal to save Shaker Square
  ● Saga of Shaker Square by Michelle Jackson
  ● February 8 Plain Dealer report