Forward Fairview Park announces Winter Wonderland storefront contest

Forward Fairview Park invites Lorain Road businesses in Fairview Park to participate in a storefront decorating contest that will beautify Lorain Road, draw traffic into our community, and hopefully generate more holiday shopping in the area. The only… Read More

We started fresh!

Forward Fairview Park’s first Fresh Mob of 2017 was a success! Pictured above is our crew of board and community members who spent a beautiful morning on Saturday, June 24th beautifying the Fairview Park Cemetery. Keep an eye out… Read More

Forward Fairview Park announces first Fresh Mob of 2017

Forward Fairview Park is pleased to announce its first Fresh Mob of 2017, occurring Saturday, June 24th at 9:00 am at the Fairview Park Cemetery (click for directions). Fresh Mobs are a grassroots effort to beautify the Lorain Road… Read More

Finding, Making, and Connecting Great Places on Lorain Road

Have you heard the term “placemaking”? According to the Project for Public Spaces, it refers to the planning, design, and management of a local community’s public spaces to promote people’s health, happiness, and well-being. A placemaking concept called… Read More

Show your trees some love

We know all about trees: They provide shade, sometimes fruit, and a place for birds and squirrels to hang out. But do we know anything about what’s going on below the surface of the soil? Didn’t think so, but we… Read More

Through the Looking Glass Update: Deadline for Student Art Submissions Postponed

Forward Fairview Park would like to extends its thanks to the students of Fairview Park participating in our Through the Looking Glass program. The decision has been made to postpone the deadline for student art submissions from this… Read More

Forward Fairview Park – A Grassroots Organization Working on “The Plan”

A grassroots organization is one that uses self-organization to encourage community members to contribute by taking responsibility and action for their community. Forward Fairview Park is the grassroots movement collaborating with the City of Fairview Park to help revitalize… Read More

Share Your Artistic Flair: Calling All Artists!

Forward Fairview Park is working on several projects involving public art along the Lorain Road Corridor. We are seeking resident Fairview Park artists, designers, and urban planners willing to volunteer their creative input and judgment upon occasion. Our… Read More

Grant Awarded for Lorain Road Vacant Storefront Art Project

On November 14, 2016, Cuyahoga Arts & Culture awarded the City of Fairview Park, Ohio Municipal Foundation a $1,540 grant to fund a 2017 public art project being undertaken in partnership with Forward Fairview Park. The Lorain Road… Read More