News Advisory: Opening and Rededication of Public Square

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Thursday, June 30, 2016

CLEVELAND – The City of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, and the Group Plan Commission (GPC) will officially unveil and rededicate Cleveland’s newly transformed Public Square during a public ceremony on Thursday, June 30, at 11:00 am.

After initial remarks, media and the community are invited to rediscover this now unified and welcoming public space, which has been made possible through a unique public-private partnership.

Those in attendance will have full access to The Square and are encouraged to check out the pedestrian pathways, green spaces, water feature and café, with special activities planned throughout the day to welcome Clevelanders and visitors to the new Square.

WHO: Mayor Frank G. Jackson
          Armond Budish, Cuyahoga County Executive
          Beth Mooney, Chair and CEO, KeyCorp; Chair, Greater Cleveland Partnership
          Ronn Richard, President and CEO, The Cleveland Foundation
          Anthony Coyne, GPC Chairman
          Daniel Walsh, Chairman, GPC Governance Committee
          Fred McLeod, Cleveland Cavaliers, Play-By-Play Voice of the Cavaliers (MC)

WHAT: Opening and Rededication of Public Square

WHEN: Thursday, June 30, 2016
            11:00 AM

WHERE: Cleveland Public Square
             Cleveland, OH 44113