Cincinnati In The News
USA Today recently featured Findlay Market as one of the country's top historic food markets.
USA Today rounded up 40 culinary delights that truly define Cincinnati, including goetta and Skyline Chili.
Four area colleges — Miami University, Northern Kentucky University, University of Cincinnati and Xavier University — made it onto Forbes' list of top colleges.
The Hill political newspaper website leads off its take on the top five "infrastructure emergencies" across the U.S. with the Brent Spence Bridge, reminding us that President Obama termed it "functionally obsolete."
Despite slow and hard-won progress for bike advocates across North America, Next City details the top 10 victories worth celebrating in 2015.
The Kinder Institute for Urban Research at Rice University provides a peek at the top 10 urban innovations happening around the world right now, from an internet of freshwater pipes to local sharing economies.
A new report from the National League of Cities says planning efforts in U.S. cities still focus heavily on the problem of automobile congestion instead of looking at coming workforce and demographic changes.
The American Transportation Research Institute's annual analysis of truck GPS data shows that Cincinnati has two of the nation's 23 worst traffic bottlenecks: I-71/I-75 merge at the Brent Spence Bridge and I-75/I-74 merge.
Now that the 2015 All Star Game has come and gone, what were the main impressions Cincinnati left on the MLB players and officials, the visitors and the media? Here's a roundup of day-after assessments.
The Trust for Public Land, a national nonprofit organization working to create and improve neighborhood parks, has released its ParkScore index to rate how well the 75 largest U.S. cities are meeting the need for parks. Cincinnati ranks #7.
Jobs are moving farther away from where employees live, according to the Brookings Institution, which found that the number of jobs within a typical commuting distance dropped by 7 percent for suburban residents between 2000 and 2012 and by 3 percent for city residents.
With shortfalls in federal transportation spending and the Highway Trust Fund, states and localities are exploring more tolls to support new capacity and other ongoing improvements. Is the Brent Spence Bridge project next?
Site Selection ranks the top U.S. cities for economic activity, based on the number of companies expanding or relocating, and Cincinnati is third behind Chicago and Houston. There were 196 expansion/relocation projects in Greater Cincinnati in 2014, according to the rankings.
The New York Times has a glowing report, "Downtown Cincinnati Thrives as Riots' Memories Recede," in its Feb. 25 real estate section, focusing on high-profile development at The Banks, Fountain Square and OTR.
The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority has created a powerful new CEO position to connect four different bus systems in the region (across two states) with each other and a new downtown streetcar line. Does anyone in Cincinnati think that's a good idea?