Kevin Johnson http://wvxu.org en At least one of these 13 will be on Cincinnati Council http://wvxu.org/post/least-one-these-13-will-be-cincinnati-council <p>One thing is certain in this year&rsquo;s Cincinnati City Council election &ndash; there will be at least one new member taking office on Dec. 1.</p><p>Vice Mayor Roxanne Qualls is running for mayor; and that opens her seat to one of the 13 challengers in a field of 21 candidates, which includes all eight incumbents.</p> Sun, 06 Oct 2013 04:00:00 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 18059 at http://wvxu.org At least one of these 13 will be on Cincinnati Council Former council aide launches council campaign http://wvxu.org/post/former-council-aide-launches-council-campaign <p>Kevin Johnson, a West End business owner and aide to former council member Laketa Cole, didn't get the nominating committee's recommendation for a Democratic party endorsement, but he is running for Cincinnati City Council anyway.</p><p>Johnson will kick off his campaign at 6 p.m. Thursday at Sonny's All Blues Cafe, 4040 Reading Rd., North Avondale.</p><p>Johnson said, years ago, that is where he had a conversation with former Cincinnati mayor Dwight Tillery that "set my life on a different path. I trace my passion for public service back to that day."</p> Wed, 24 Apr 2013 14:08:42 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 11772 at http://wvxu.org Former council aide launches council campaign