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The Center for Great Neighborhoods of Covington (CGN) is a nonprofit community development corporation serving all of Covington. CGN is circulating the following survey about the Covington community through June 30. The survey is a collaboration with Place Matters, a funder of CGN, to gather information about residents’ opinions of the community. It will be compared with results of a similar survey in 2013 and used to target CGN’s efforts in the future. All Covington residents and people who work in Covington are encouraged to complete the survey and share their opinions! Responses are confidential.

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   “I love my neighborhood; it’s eclectic, urban and upbeat!”

                     “The people:- diverse and friendly.”

                                “Safe neighborhood, close to everything, community pride.”

                                          “Such beautiful historic buildings and homes!”

  These are just a few of the comments we hear from people about Covington and its Great Neighborhoods. The center for great neighborhoods is a great    resource for those just getting to know Covington, as well as those people who live here and know that Covington is a gem on the banks of the Ohio and    Licking rivers.

   Since 1976 the center for great neighborhoods has been a catalyst for positive change in Covington.

   The center brings people and resources together to strengthen neighborhoods, resolve issues, and shape the future of the community. We equip residents     with the tools and resources to improve their lives and neighborhoods. Our staff is skilled in community organizing, leadership development, housing     development, youth development, financial education and community arts.

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   Simply put: “We help residents improve their lives as they improve their communities.”
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