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: Episode #33: Westwood Square

On the 33rd episode of The UrbanCincy Podcast, John and Travis are joined in the studio by John Lewandowski, the Artistic & Executive Director for Madcap Puppets, to discuss Westwood Square and the new Madcap Theatre. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: Episode #33: Westwood Square

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: PHOTOS: Riding the Rails in Europe

John traveled to Europe earlier this year to check out transit systems in various cities, and generally explore what each city had to offer in terms of urbantiy. Take a look at some of his photos of transit in Europe. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: PHOTOS: Riding the Rails in Europe

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: 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

CincyDee: Eat Clean: How is it really going?

Hey peanuts!Welcome to 2014- we made it.I don’t know about you, but this time of year always feels like a breath of fresh air to me.  A really cold breath, but a breath none the less.I love the holiday season and all the hustle and bustle that sur… . . . → Read More: CincyDee: Eat Clean: How is it really going?

CincyDee: Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for your Grill Master Chef

Ain’t nothin’ like bare feet on freshly cut grass, bikinis, and burgers.Amirite?Especially if you know someone who just loves being in front of the grill.This person is always like “Come on over, I turned the grill into a smoker and we’re having pulled… . . . → Read More: CincyDee: Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for your Grill Master Chef

UrbanCincy: UrbanCincy Partners With Niehoff Studio to Host Urbanist Candidates Forum

With the election less than a week away now is the time to learn more about the council candidates running in this year’s election and their positions on urbanist issues. We have partnered again with the UC’s Niehoff Urban Design Studio to host the Urbanist Candidates Forum tomorrow as a venue for people to learn more about the candidates running for office. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: UrbanCincy Partners With Niehoff Studio to Host Urbanist Candidates Forum

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

CincyDee: Eat Clean: Week of October 7th meals

Alright, alright- so we’re one day behind already.But you guys:There was football.I lucked into tickets sitting in the second row in the end zone.Sorry I’m not sorry.Also, Who-Dey, Tom Brady.Okay, down to business.Meals this week are fairly simple. &nb… . . . → Read More: CincyDee: Eat Clean: Week of October 7th meals

CincyDee: Body Basics: Eating Clean- for the regular folks

Peanuts!So sorry about my little hiatus.You know, people get busy.Things happen.But I thought about you everyday.So recently I’ve been into something pretty important: My Body.Calm down, you guys.I mean that I’ve been working harder to exercise, eat ri… . . . → Read More: CincyDee: Body Basics: Eating Clean- for the regular folks

UrbanCincy: What’s for Cincinnati to Learn From the Indianapolis Cultural Trail?

When Indianapolis elected Republican Mayor Greg Ballard in 2007 the city had virtually no on-street bike lanes. Due in large part to Mayor Ballard’s leadership, the city now has more than 70 miles of on-street bike lanes, and is on its way to 200 by 2015. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: What’s for Cincinnati to Learn From the Indianapolis Cultural Trail?

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: DIY Plazas and Parklets Draw the Crowds

DIY Plazas and Parklets Draw the Crowds An increasing number of cities including New York City have been seeing the success of impromptu and Do It Yourself created public spaces. In Cincinnati, which celebrates National PARK(ing) Day with the temporary creation of parklets, other cities such as Montreal, New York City and San Francisco are [...] . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: DIY Plazas and Parklets Draw the Crowds

UrbanCincy: Smart Growth May Offer Cincinnati a Way Out of Its Structurally Imbalanced Budget

Cincinnati’s City Council approved a new budget last week that will once again avoid major layoffs or revenue enhancements, and instead offer one-time solutions to what has been a structurally imbalanced budget for years. A new report suggests that smart growth policies may offer financial hope. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: Smart Growth May Offer Cincinnati a Way Out of Its Structurally Imbalanced Budget

UrbanCincy: NYC’s newly opened bike share system experiencing record membership sales

NYC’s newly opened bike share system experiencing record membership sales. New York City opened its much-anticipated CitiBike system earlier this week, and business is off to a record start. Within the first 24 hours alone, more than 4,000 people signed up for memberships. Cincinnati issued a request for proposals in October 2012 for what city [...] . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: NYC’s newly opened bike share system experiencing record membership sales

UrbanCincy: Metro Seeking Public Feedback on Proposed City-Wide Bus Enhancements

Metro plans to roll out a series of operational improvements and enhanced service along congested corridors throughout the course of 2013, and the new transit centers in Westwood and Uptown play a major role. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: Metro Seeking Public Feedback on Proposed City-Wide Bus Enhancements

UrbanCincy: Expert Panel to Discuss Bus Rapid Transit, Bikeway Planning in Cincinnati on 4/19

UrbanCincy is proud to announce a new partnership with the Niehoff Urban Studio that hopes to raise the level of discussion surrounding urban affairs in the Cincinnati region. The first event will discuss bus rapid transit and bikeway planning, and will take place on Friday, April 19. . . . → Read More: UrbanCincy: Expert Panel to Discuss Bus Rapid Transit, Bikeway Planning in Cincinnati on 4/19

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