USS Cincinnati http://wvxu.org en Where should USS Cincinnati Cold War memorial be placed? http://wvxu.org/post/where-should-uss-cincinnati-cold-war-memorial-be-placed <p>Plans to build a veterans and Cold War memorial out of the sail from the USS Cincinnati are moving forward.</p><p>The tower-like structure that sat on top of the sub arrived in town last fall.</p><p>Hamilton County Commissioner Todd Portune says the first task is finding a location.</p><p>"What we're going to do is identify parcels of land that are solely within the county's control along the central riverfront that could work from the standpoint of a footprint," says Portune. "Then {we'll} work up a mock-up as to those locations that could work."</p> Fri, 30 May 2014 08:37:46 +0000 Tana Weingartner 27187 at http://wvxu.org Where should USS Cincinnati Cold War memorial be placed? USS Cincinnati to 'dock' in Queen City http://wvxu.org/post/uss-cincinnati-dock-queen-city <p>A Cold War era submarine named for the Queen City is scheduled to arrive in its namesake this weekend.</p><p>Joe Jaap has been working for more than a decade to bring the USS Cincinnati's sail to town in hopes of creating a memorial. The sail is the tower-like structure that sits on top of the sub.</p> Fri, 23 Aug 2013 18:10:30 +0000 Tana Weingartner 16517 at http://wvxu.org USS Cincinnati to 'dock' in Queen City