UrbanCincy: Cincinnati One of 30 Cities Worldwide to Participate in AngelHack Hackathon

Cincinnati will be one of 30 cities worldwide to participate in AngelHack’s spring Hackathon at the University of Cincinnati. Organizers expect more than 6,000 developers to participate in the 24-hour event. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: Cincinnati One of 30 Cities Worldwide to Participate in AngelHack Hackathon

UrbanCincy: UrbanCincy, Niehoff Studio to Host Regional Discussion on Wasson Corridor

Join UrbanCincy and the Niehoff Urban Studio this Thursday from 5pm to 7:30pm for an open house showcasing student projects about the Wasson Corridor and an expert panel discussion moderated by Jake Mecklenborg. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: UrbanCincy, Niehoff Studio to Host Regional Discussion on Wasson Corridor

UrbanCincy: Cincinnati Aims to Break Ground on Next Phase of Ohio River Trail in June 2017

City officials are making progress on the Ohio River Trail, but the next 2.2-mile segment, along Kellogg Avenue, will not even break ground until June 2017. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: Cincinnati Aims to Break Ground on Next Phase of Ohio River Trail in June 2017

UrbanCincy: Dayton Secures $1M in Capital Funding to Launch Bike Share System in Spring 2015

Dayton has secured $1 million in capital funding to launch a 22-station bike share system in the spring of 2015. They become only the second city in Ohio to accomplish such a feat. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: Dayton Secures $1M in Capital Funding to Launch Bike Share System in Spring 2015

5chw4r7z: Mill Creek Valley

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UrbanCincy: Metro Has Begun Installing New 24-Hour Ticketing Kiosks Throughout City

After upgrading their bus fleet’s fare payment system in 2011, Metro has finally begun installing new ticketing kiosks around the city. The first of which is located at Government Square. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: Metro Has Begun Installing New 24-Hour Ticketing Kiosks Throughout City

UrbanCincy: Take a Look at CVG’s Abandoned Concourse C Through Ronny Salerno’s Lens

Regional air travel seems to increasingly be a thing of the past, and it is evident at CVG’s abandoned Concourse C. Take a look inside the abandoned terminal through photo journalist Ronny Salerno’s lens. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: Take a Look at CVG’s Abandoned Concourse C Through Ronny Salerno’s Lens

5chw4r7z: its Uber

We’re not line standers.We don’t go with the flow.When people zig we zag.And thats how we found ourselves at the Uber launch party held at Igby’s while everyone else crammed into the “best” party.The thing about a small intimate party of course is ther… . . . → Read More: 5chw4r7z: its Uber

UrbanCincy: INFOGRAPHIC: The Abandonment of Cincinnati’s 1914 Subway and Rapid Transit Loop

We all have heard the stories about Cincinnati’s abandoned subway, but how exactly did it happen? What was the original plan and how did it change over time? . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: INFOGRAPHIC: The Abandonment of Cincinnati’s 1914 Subway and Rapid Transit Loop

UrbanCincy: Upstart Garment Manufacturer Looking to Find Its Place in Cincinnati’s Economy

Noble Denim started its garment operations in Camp Washington in 2012. Since starting, the company has experienced growth and is taking a look at how their product manufacturing fits into the region’s economy. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: Upstart Garment Manufacturer Looking to Find Its Place in Cincinnati’s Economy

UrbanCincy: CHART: The Best and Worst States in America for Transit Funding

Data from the FTA’s National Transit Database shows that Ohio is one of the worst states in America for investing in public transportation, yet it is one of the most densely populated. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: CHART: The Best and Worst States in America for Transit Funding

UrbanCincy: February URBANexchange is Tonight

Looking to escape from the snow and ice and fill the evening by meeting new people and having great conversation? URBANexchange will be at the Moerlien Lager House from 5:30 to 8:30 with some great giveaways from Findlay Market! . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: February URBANexchange is Tonight

UrbanCincy: Decision from Board of Trustees More Than a Decade Ago Doomed Wilson Auditorium

The University of Cincinnati Board of Trustees voted to tear down Wilson Auditorium and build a new Arts & Sciences building in its place more than a decade ago. The plan fell through and maintenance funds were never considered. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: Decision from Board of Trustees More Than a Decade Ago Doomed Wilson Auditorium

SmallTownBigCincy: Frame sale at Mohawk building

I’m going to start out with an apology for the crappy cell phone pics. A dusty warehouse with crude lighting doesn’t help, but so be it. The old CASTNER PICTURE FRAME COMPANY is located in the Mohawk Building, 2145 Central Parkway, Over-the-Rhine, shut down some years ago, and left over 100,000 frames in their building! […] . . . → Read More: SmallTownBigCincy: Frame sale at Mohawk building

UrbanCincy: Balls Around The Block Event to Raise Money for Fido Field Dog Park

Downtown residents will gather for the ninth annual Balls Around The Block bar crawl on Friday, February 7. Event organizers say all proceeds go to benefit Fido Field and hope to raise $12,000 for the dog park. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: Balls Around The Block Event to Raise Money for Fido Field Dog Park

CincyStreetcar Blog: Over-The-Rhine Rail Dog Parade

Due to recent cold and icy weather, the long-time holiday tradition of the Mount Adams Reindog Parade was canceled this year after trying to reschedule it twice. Fortunately, this weekend brought clear skies, warmer temperatures, and a burst of creativity. The Over-The-Rhine Kennel Club held an impromptu dog parade along the streetcar route, from Washington […] . . . → Read More: CincyStreetcar Blog: Over-The-Rhine Rail Dog Parade

CincyStreetcar Blog: Crown Building Opens Along Streetcar Route

Nearly two years after acquisition, Kim Starbuck and Charles Erickson revealed their newly revived property across the street from Findlay Market. The Crown Building, which was scooped up by the pair in 2011, revealed itself to the community just days after construction resumed along the streetcar route. Track welding had ceased directly in front of […] . . . → Read More: CincyStreetcar Blog: Crown Building Opens Along Streetcar Route

CincyStreetcar Blog: Downtown Residents Council gives Third Pledge of Support for Streetcar

In their monthly newsletter, Downtown Residents Council once again spoke out in support of the streetcar with the following proclamation: Adopted September 11, 2007 without dissent, again in 2009 without dissent, and on December 10, 2013 with 90.4% voting in favor. Be it therefore resolved: The members of the Downtown Residents Council (DRC) support the […] . . . → Read More: CincyStreetcar Blog: Downtown Residents Council gives Third Pledge of Support for Streetcar

CincyStreetcar Blog: Streetcar Update: December 20, 2013

Yesterday, Cincinnati City Council voted to restart streetcar construction after a three week pause to audit the project. Here’s what’s coming up over the next two weeks: Thursday, Dec. 26 Rail delivery on Elm Street (Findlay to McMicken). Elm Street will be closed from 11am-4pm. Friday, Dec. 27 & Saturday, Dec. 28 Rail installation resumes […] . . . → Read More: CincyStreetcar Blog: Streetcar Update: December 20, 2013

CincyStreetcar Blog: INFOGRAPHIC: The Streetcar Budget

As City Council prepares to make a crucial vote on whether to “pause” or continue the streetcar project, designer Giacomo Ciminello compiled a visual of the costs for both pausing and continuing with the project. The initial estimate shows a $400,000 difference between the two options. However with one option, $147 million will result in […] . . . → Read More: CincyStreetcar Blog: INFOGRAPHIC: The Streetcar Budget

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