YNDC Presents Model Block Workshop to Hill District Consensus Group

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

On Tuesday, May 6th, the Hill District Consensus Group of Pittsburgh, PA visited YNDC's Revitalization Campus on Youngstown's South Side for a Model Block Workshop.

Interim Executive Director Ian Beniston and Program Coordinator Jack Daugherty provided an overview of the Model Block program, a tour of YNDC's Model Blocks, and additional technical assistance. The group also reviewed YNDC best practices for board-ups, property surveys, vacant land reuse, addressing owners of problem properties, and organizing community workdays.