NEP Awards & Media Recognition

NEP Media Recognition & Awards

Cincinnati's Neighborhood Enhancement Program has won numerous awards since it began:

  • In 2008, the program won "Best Program of the Year - Physical Revitalization" from Neighborhoods USA.

  • It received the "President's Award" from the Ohio Conference for Community Development, and "Most Outstanding Collaborative Effort" from the Community Development Corporations Association of Greater Cincinnati.

  • In 2009, the NEP won the Ohio City Managers Association's (OCMA) Program Excellence in Community Partnership followed by being a National Finalist in the category of Community Development in the National Development Council's 2009 Academy.

Additionally, the program brings regional attention to participating communities through extensive media coverage: