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: 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

Cincinnati Nomerati: Al Amir:

Polly at the Enquirer recently posted a selection of the best local wings, based on reader input. While we agree with their recommendation of Knockback Nat’s (go, and don’t skip the Hanky Panks), once I read the post I noticed that there was something missing. Hello, is it me you’re looking for? Cincinnati, let me hit you with some knowledge. Some of the best fried wings downtown are somewhere most of us would never look. A Mediterranean restaurant. Yeah, you heard me. I don’t get it either. David and I like Al Amir. It’s cheap, it’s fast, the hummus is (Read more...)

UrbanCincy: Cincinnati Aims to Open Initial Phase of Bike Share System This Summer

Cincinnati officials are optimistic that a newly formed non-profit can raise the money needed to launch a 200-bike, 20-station bike share system this summer in conjunction with B-Cycle. All they need is 1.2 million bucks. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: Cincinnati Aims to Open Initial Phase of Bike Share System This Summer

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: 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

Cincinnati Blog: We Have a Streetcar! (Cue the White Smoke…)

What was a long three weeks of December came to a joyous apogee, compared to how the month started out.  The Cincinnati Streetcar project got the necessary votes to resume construction and all signs point to it being a done deal.Much thanks need t… . . . → Read More: Cincinnati Blog: We Have a Streetcar! (Cue the White Smoke…)

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

UrbanCincy: Council Candidates Talk Urbanism at Forum

We partnered with the Niehoff Studio to bring young people the last City Council candidates debate prior to the election. The forum focused on issues such as immigration, urban design, land use, sustainability and transportation policy. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: Council Candidates Talk Urbanism at Forum

5chw4r7z: sturm und drang

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UrbanCincy: PHOTOS: All Aboard Ohio Visits Cincinnati to View Streetcar Construction Progress

Rail transit advocates came from across the Midwest to see Cincinnati’s streetcar construction. View our gallery to see how much construction has progressed this month. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: PHOTOS: All Aboard Ohio Visits Cincinnati to View Streetcar Construction Progress

UrbanCincy: Mayoral Election Will Impact Cincinnati’s Planning Future

Cincinnati is at a crossroads as two mayoral candidates vie for the spot with different visions of the city. City planning efforts such as form-based code and implementing the goals of Plan Cincinnati could be affected by the who is elected mayor on November 5th. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: Mayoral Election Will Impact Cincinnati’s Planning Future

UrbanCincy: VIDEO: Next Phases of 45-Acre Smale Riverfront Park Taking Shape

Smale Riverfront Park project manager Dave Prather explains the details behind some of the parks more mundane elements, while also revealing some new information about upcoming features of the $120M park. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: VIDEO: Next Phases of 45-Acre Smale Riverfront Park Taking Shape

5chw4r7z: Art to Go

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SmallTownBigCincy: Lincoln Off the Menu

A few weeks ago, Lincoln approached me about an Off the Menu event they were having downtown on Fountain Square, and Via Vite. Being a lover of cars (yes I’m a girl, I know cars, get over it) and never trying out Via Vite before (again I know!) I figured this sounded great! Hubby and […] . . . → Read More: SmallTownBigCincy: Lincoln Off the Menu

UrbanCincy: PHOTOS: A Look Back at Spring in the Queen City

Check out some of Randy’s favorite photos from this past spring. We had a record turnout for our annual Bikes+Brews ride, URBANexchange continues to attract new people to the growing urbanist movement, and we’ve put together a ton of original content. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: PHOTOS: A Look Back at Spring in the Queen City

UrbanCincy: Parking Lease Deal to Move Forward Following Appeals Court Ruling

The Hamilton County Court of Appeals has struck down a lower court’s ruling and in turn upheld the city’s parking lease ordinance and the right for City Council to enact emergency ordinances. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: Parking Lease Deal to Move Forward Following Appeals Court Ruling

UrbanCincy: URBANexchange Returns Tomorrow

Summer is in full swing and what better way to enjoy it than to grab some beer, eat some pretzels and meet new friends! URBANexchange returns this Wednesday evening at 5:30pm at the Morelein Lager House for our fourth URBANexchange of the year. The event is located at the Lager House’s biergarten which overlooks the scenic Jacob G. Schmidlapp lawn [...] . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: URBANexchange Returns Tomorrow

The Food Hussy!: Have you heard of Dishcrawl?

There’s something new in town called Dishcrawl Cincinnati – imagine a pub crawl but with food. You meet up in downtown Cincinnati with a theme for the night and it’s a surprise as to where you end up. Next week they’re hosting two Tacocrawls – be sure … . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Have you heard of Dishcrawl?

Visualingual: Elsewhere

New Bookstore to Open in Downtown Cincinnati: exciting news. Stepping Up to Restore Cincinnati’s Neglected Pedestrian Stairways: great write-up on Spring in Our Steps. Best of Eco Chic Design: our Backyard Habitat Seed Bomb Kit gets some love from The … Continue reading → . . . → Read More: Visualingual: Elsewhere

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