tHE northeast Ohio fIRST suBURBS cONSORTIUM WAS CREATED BY ELECTED OFFICIALS OF OLDER COMMUNITIES IN RESPONSE TO THE RECOGNITION THAT GOVERNMENT POLICIES AND PRACTICES PROMOTE THE DEVELOPMENT OF NEW COMMUNITIES AT THE OUTER EDGES OF METROPOLITAN REGIONS OVER THE  REDEVEOPMENT AND MAINTENANCE OF MATURE SUBURBS.  tHE neO-fsc IS A GOVERNMENT-LED ADVOCACY ORGANIZATION WORKING TO REVITALIZE INNER RING COMMUNTIIES, AND RAISE POLITACAL AWARENESS OF THE PROBLEMS AND INEQUITIES ASSOCIATED WITH URBAN SPRAWL AND DISINVESTMENT. 

fIRST SUBURBS IN THE NEWS:

Northeast Ohio Suburbs are Making a Splash

 Euclid, Lakewood and Shaker Heights are among



NORTHEAST Ohio First suburbs consortium
& first suburbs development council

Mission:  The mission of the Northeast Ohio First Suburbs Consortium is to initiate and support policies and practices that protect, maintain, and redevelop mature communities and foster regional cooperation.