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Monday, January 13, 2014

YNDC has begun construction of a Community Workshop facility at its neighborhood revitalization campus on Canfield Road to conduct planning, training, agricultural and neighborhood project activities year-round and on a more frequent basis.

Monday, January 6, 2014

The YNDC is proud to announce the publishing of its 2013 annual report!

Monday, January 6, 2014

The YNDC is proud to announce the publishing of its fourth quarterly performance report of 2013!

"We have lived in the city on same street and same house for the past 47 years, enjoying being close to the university, museums, cultural activities and other amenities that an urban area offers.

We have also observed the changes. Most of the changes occurred with the transfer of housing to out-of-town buyers. Absentee owners may have had good initial intentions, but over time as the property remained vacant, vandals stripped the homes leaving an unsightly mess for the community.


Tuesday, December 12, 2017

All concerned citizens of Youngstown are invited to join A.C.T.I.O.N. and YNDC for a bus trip to Columbia, South Carolina to stand up to Vision Property Management for their predatory practices in the City of Youngstown.

Friday, February 23, 2018

On Tuesday, February 20, the J. Ford Crandall Memorial Foundation awarded a $10,000 grant to YNDC.



Across Youngstown, much work is underway to revitalize neighborhoods. The work done by larger groups is easily noticed – countering blight by tearing down houses beyond repair are community efforts that draw dozens – and then there the everyday efforts by residents in their neighborhoods that lay the foundation for those big projects.

The Taft Promise Neighborhood program has worked with 61 organizations, businesses and community groups to improve the 1.3-square-mile neighborhood.