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Tim Ryan, PwC US Chairman and Senior Partner, keynoted the Commission’s annual CEO Forum on Monday, March 12. Ryan spoke to nearly 200 CEOs and senior leaders from GCP member companies about his decision to talk openly about race in the workplace.
GCP, the Fund for Our Economic Future, and TeamNEO submitted a joint recommendation of 84 census tracks to the State of Ohio for designation as Opportunity Zones.
The General Assembly unveiled the 2018 state capital bill last week. Companion bills – HB 529 and SB 266 – were released in the Ohio House and Senate Finance Committees.
The total bill provides $2.63 billion for capital bill appropriations and roughly $150 million for community projects. Cuyahoga County projects received more than $20 million in funding with more than half of that funding going to projects recommended by GCP. Most notably, $2.5 million was secured to continue efforts to stabilize Irishtown Bend, the hillside along the Cuyahoga River.