Clifton http://wvxu.org en Vote could signal end for Clifton landmark http://wvxu.org/post/vote-could-signal-end-clifton-landmark <p></p><p>The path is now clear for demolition of a historic Clifton landmark.</p><p>A Cincinnati council committee is siding with the owners of Lenhardt's restaurant against a bid to designate it a historic building. The neighborhood group CUF sought the designation after the Windholtz family shuttered the restaurant in December and announced plans to sell to a developer who intends to tear it down.</p> Tue, 06 Aug 2013 21:58:48 +0000 Tana Weingartner 15857 at http://wvxu.org Vote could signal end for Clifton landmark Art at Clifton's La Poste eatery http://wvxu.org/post/art-cliftons-la-poste-eatery <p>Clifton’s <a href="http://www.laposteeatery.com/"><strong>La Poste</strong></a> restaurant owner <strong>Jens Rosenkrantz</strong> is also an accomplished photographer and he and local painter <strong>M. Katherine Hurley</strong> curate a variety of installations at the restaurant. They are with Jane Durrell to talk about upcoming shows and the process of curating a show in the La Poste space versus a more traditional gallery.</p><p> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 05:30:05 +0000 Jane Durrell 15006 at http://wvxu.org Art at Clifton's La Poste eatery Metro launching plan to boost ridership in Uptown http://wvxu.org/post/metro-launching-plan-boost-ridership-uptown <p>Metro is rolling out its new Plus service and Uptown Transit District plan around UC and the hospital campuses.</p><p>Four new boarding shelters are being installed. They'll feature LED displays with real-time information.</p><p>The district will also serve as a transfer point for nine routes rather than going through the main hub downtown.</p><p>President and CEO of the Uptown Consortium Beth Robinson says the newly created Uptown Transit District is important for easing congestion.</p> Fri, 31 May 2013 17:32:15 +0000 Tana Weingartner 13244 at http://wvxu.org Metro launching plan to boost ridership in Uptown Cincinnati officials could investigate USquare Development http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-officials-could-investigate-usquare-development <p> Three Cincinnati Council Members are asking city administrators to investigate pay issues involving some workers at the USquare Development near the University of Cincinnati.&nbsp;<br><br>They allege some sub-contractors aren't paying their employees the correct hourly wages.<br> Thu, 01 Nov 2012 19:53:16 +0000 Jay Hanselman 5633 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati officials could investigate USquare Development Clifton closer to getting its grocery store back http://wvxu.org/post/clifton-closer-getting-its-grocery-store-back <p>The final pieces are falling into place for a plan to return a grocery store to the Clifton community.&nbsp;</p><p>That Cincinnati neighborhood has been without a market since an IGA on Ludlow Avenue closed in January 2011.&nbsp;</p><p>Another operator has been working on financing to renovate and re-open the facility.&nbsp;</p><p>City Council's Budget and Finance committee Tuesday approved a tax abatement for the project.&nbsp;</p><p>Resident Beth Whalen asked the full Council to support the effort.</p> Tue, 23 Oct 2012 19:34:21 +0000 Jay Hanselman 5342 at http://wvxu.org Clifton closer to getting its grocery store back