Westwood http://wvxu.org en Cincinnati to help with Madcap Puppets' new location in Westwood http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-help-madcap-puppets-new-location-westwood <p>Cincinnati is likely to give $500,000 to the Madcap Puppets for its plan to remodel a Westwood building into a new performance space. &nbsp;<br /><br />Artistic Director John Lewandowski said the project at the former Bell Telephone Exchange Building on Harrison Avenue will also benefit the community.<br /><br />“How the arts can lead revitalization in a neighborhood like Westwood and how the arts are a critical part of the fabric of our community that helps keep us together and give us pride in our neighborhood and pride in what we’re doing,” Lewandowski said.<br /> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 15:59:38 +0000 Jay Hanselman 24177 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati to help with Madcap Puppets' new location in Westwood Meeting Saturday to discuss Westwood business district http://wvxu.org/post/meeting-saturday-discuss-westwood-business-district <p>Like many Cincinnati neighborhoods, Westwood has been working on plans to <a href="http://www.revitalizewestwood.com" target="_blank">revitalize its business district</a>.<br><br>Now residents have a chance to share their ideas Saturday during a community meeting. &nbsp;<br><br>John Eby said it’s the culmination of five years of work.<br><br>“What we’re asking people to do is to come together as a community and really give us their feedback on their ideas on what should happen within our business district,” Eby said.<br><br>The meeting will include a presentation and discussion. &nbsp; Fri, 26 Jul 2013 17:04:48 +0000 Jay Hanselman 15441 at http://wvxu.org Meeting Saturday to discuss Westwood business district Meeting tonight about District 3 police building http://wvxu.org/post/meeting-tonight-about-district-3-police-building <p>Cincinnati residents who live in police District 3 are getting a chance to offer their input on what the new police headquarters’ for that area will look like. &nbsp;<br><br>Officials are holding a community meeting Tuesday evening. &nbsp;<br><br>Stakeholders from all neighborhoods in the district are invited to assist with the design and public components of the new facility. &nbsp;<br> Tue, 23 Jul 2013 15:31:10 +0000 Jay Hanselman 15294 at http://wvxu.org Meeting tonight about District 3 police building Westwood Square funding vote April 10th http://wvxu.org/post/westwood-square-funding-vote-april-10th-0 <p>Several organizations now say they're ready to move forward on planning for a<a href="http://www.wvxu.org/post/money-coming-westwood-civic-square" target="_blank"> </a><a href="http://www.wvxu.org/post/money-coming-westwood-civic-square">Westwood Civic Square</a>.&nbsp; Four organizations<a href="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wvxu/files/WestwoodEmail.pdf" target="_blank"> sent an e-mail</a> Tuesday to Mayor Mark Mallory and Council Members on the project.<br> Wed, 27 Mar 2013 15:39:06 +0000 Jay Hanselman 10770 at http://wvxu.org Westwood Square funding vote April 10th Council delays vote on funding for Westwood Square http://wvxu.org/post/council-delays-vote-funding-westwood-square <p>Cincinnati Council did not vote Wednesday on <a href="http://www.wvxu.org/post/money-coming-westwood-civic-square" target="_blank">funding a feasibility study</a> for the Westwood Civic Square project.&nbsp;<br><br>The decision was delayed after the Westwood Civic Association said the plan needs more discussion.&nbsp;<br><br><a href="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wvxu/files/WCA.Council.Letter.032013.pdf" target="_blank">In a letter</a> the group said right now it's not for or against the project.&nbsp; Becky Weber with the association spoke to Council.<br> Wed, 20 Mar 2013 19:37:21 +0000 Jay Hanselman 10538 at http://wvxu.org Council delays vote on funding for Westwood Square