Evaluation of the Strong Cities, Strong Communities (SC2) Teams Pilot: Final Report. A1. Site Profile: Chester


Implementation of the SC2 pilot initiative in Chester began in September 2011, after an initial planning and assessment period earlier in the year. The team began with a goal of supporting Chester in addressing eight economic development priorities identified during the assessment phase. These priorities included reducing crime and vacancy, reforming health care delivery and education, promoting neighborhood revitalization, and creating jobs and connecting city residents to jobs. This profile summarizes the first 18 months of the SC2 pilot in Chester, from September 2011 through March 2013. The profile describes the local context, membership of the SC2 team, the local stakeholders the team worked with, how the team worked, and the activities and accomplishments to which the team contributed.

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