Spoils of Akron Podcast


Episode 63 - LIVE from Middlebury Better Block

July 30, 2016

Chris and Liz visited Day One of the Middlebury Better Block, which runs July 30 and 31 and features pop-up shops, live music, food vendors, a BMX bicycle course, community pool, newly painted crosswalks and other amenities at the corner of East Market Street and South Arlington Road. We spoke with an all star lineup, including Jason Roberts, cofounder of the national Better Block Foundation, Kyle Kutuchief from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Marissa Blewitt from Neighborhood Network of University Park, Kelly McHood from Rooted Akron, City Councilman Jeff Fusco and a host of others.