"List of 50-Plus Classic Taverns" includes Larchmere Tavern

- cleveland.com

Representing the vibrant and diverse neighborhoods of Shaker Square, Larchmere, CHALK, Ludlow, and Drexmore/Chadbourne.

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Shaker Square Area Development Corporation 

Annual Meeting a Success

The Shaker Square Area Community Development Corporation annual meeting was held on April 27. A group of nearly 50 members, board of trustees and employees joined in to hear about the successes of the last year. 


A report by William Beard, SHAD Trustee President, included highlights of the past year's neighborhood stabilization activities, including:

  • Management/ownership of Robbins Shaker West Professional Building, at 11811 Shaker Boulevard, grossing $350,000 year. The building provides an affordable viable option for small businesses and non-profit organizations, and reduces vacancies in the neighborhood
  • Served as a Principal of the Advisory Committee for E.130th St./Drexmore redevelopment project. Other stakeholders include Buckeye Shaker Development Corporation, Cleveland Neighborhood Progress, Thriving Communities, Organize Ohio, and Holy Grove Baptist Church. As a result of this collaboration, and numerous individual community activists, three blighted apartments buildings have been razed, and planning sessions for E. 130th St. were held
  • Reestablished security patrol, managed by SHAD, for E.130 St. and contiguous streets (not active for 2017)
  • Participated in variety of community and stakeholder meetings to keep SHAD informed of issues to publicize through the Connection — from Sunbeam School, to housing initiatives, to Fresenius Dialysis Center, to project initiatives (New York Bank)


The full report...

Monthly Neighborhood Clean-ups Scheduled

Join your neighbors and pitch in to beautify our neighborhood. SHAD is part of a working group of area constituents on a mission to improve East 130th Street from Drexmore to Buckeye Road, including the Shaker Cinema/Dave's Supermarket parking area. We need your help! Clean-ups are scheduled for the last Saturday of each month, starting April 29th from Noon - 2:30 PM.  Call SHAD with questions or just show up We hope to see you there.

Two local restaurants make the "50 Things

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Join Us for the First-Ever

Yankee Doodle Dash


When:    July 1, 2017

What:     5K Run

              1-Mile Walk

              Kids Run

Where:   Shaker Area

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Shaker Square Area Development Corporation's mission is to provide the neighborhoods it represents with the leadership and action needed to re-imagine and foster diverse and vibrant neighborhoods. We do this by working with local businesses, residents and other community organizations who have an INvested interested in the area. We:

  • Work with local authorities and developers to preserve property values and protect historic structures in the area
  • Focus on safety and security by addressing vacant buildings and problem addresses
  • Promote neighborhood happenings
  • Communicate important and timely information about the community with The Connection, and publish the annual "Apartment Hunter's Guide"
  • Provide organized community meetings on a wide-range of topics

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