A long-rumored plan to convert Tower City’s struggling shopping mall into a blockchain-focused technology hub has evolved into a vision for an entrepreneurship center with complementary retail components.
The plans for “City Block” were officially announced Monday by area businessman Bernie Moreno, one of the leaders of Blockland Cleveland, an initiative originally aimed at making Cleveland a leader in blockchain, the technology behind digital currency.
Story excerpt provided by The Plain Dealer.
Written by Jordyn Grzelewski.
Originally published July 1, 2019.