A History of Ohio Land Banking 2009–2021: From Legislation to Operation
Center for Community Progress
JUNE 6, 2022
The disproportionate impact in Ohio paved the way for Ohio’s General Assembly to pass a comprehensive county land bank statute in 2009. The Cuyahoga Land Bank opened its doors in June 2009 but didn’t transact a property until November of that year, so that each anticipated property pipeline was tested and debugged.