Cedar Apartments – Cleveland OH

Description

The historic Cedar-Central public housing complex in Cleveland, Ohio was constructed with the assistance of federal Public Works Administration (P.W.A.) funds during the 1930s.

“The Outhwaite Homes Estates, along with the Cedar Apartments and Lakeview Terrace, were the first three public housing projects to be completed in Cleveland. The three projects were also among the first in the nation to receive approval and funding from the federal government’s newly-created Public Works Administration in 1935.”

Source notes

http://clevelandhistorical.org/items/show/11#.V51HxXomFtU
http://ech.case.edu/cgi/article.pl?id=PH3

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on July 30, 2016.

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Location Info


2617 Central Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44115

Coordinates: 41.497898, -81.668241

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