economic development http://wvxu.org en Economic Power of Sporting Events http://wvxu.org/post/economic-power-sporting-events <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Sporting events such as the Western &amp; Southern Tennis Tournament, the Flying Pig Marathon, and the NCAA Hockey Regionals are not only big draws for participants and fans, they are also powerful economic generators for the region, bringing millions of dollars into Greater Cincinnati each year. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:30:05 +0000 Mark Heyne 25455 at http://wvxu.org Economic Power of Sporting Events 90-Day Neighborhood Enhancment Program http://wvxu.org/post/90-day-neighborhood-enhancment-program <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Launched in 2007, the <a href="http://www.cincinnati-oh.gov/community-development/neighborhood-development/nep/" target="_blank">Neighborhood Enhancement Program</a> (NEP) is a 90-day collaborative effort between <a href="http://www.cincinnati-oh.gov/community-development/" target="_blank">City of Cincinnati</a> departments, neighborhood residents and community organizations in an effort to improve the quality of life in our communities. Wed, 09 Apr 2014 10:30:05 +0000 Mark Heyne 25176 at http://wvxu.org 90-Day Neighborhood Enhancment Program Neighborhood Enhancment Program Improves Communities http://wvxu.org/post/neighborhood-enhancment-program-improves-communities <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>We continue our discussion on the <a href="http://www.cincinnati-oh.gov/community-development/neighborhood-development/nep/" target="_blank">Neighborhood Enhancement Program</a> (NEP), and how local community organizations are working with city departments and various funding sources, with <a href="http://www.cincinnati-oh.gov/community-development/" target="_blank">Cincinnati City</a> Senior Community Development Analyst Ethel Cogen, <a href="https://www.huntington.com/" target="_blank">Huntington Bank</a> Vice President for Community Deve Wed, 09 Apr 2014 10:30:00 +0000 Mark Heyne 25177 at http://wvxu.org Neighborhood Enhancment Program Improves Communities A Look at the Local Economic Indicators http://wvxu.org/post/look-local-economic-indicators <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The <a href="http://cead.nku.edu" target="_blank">Center for Economic Analysis and Development</a> (CEAD) at the Northern Kentucky University Haile/US Bank college of Business tracks and analyzes local, state and regional business, economic and demographic information in order to provide a clearer understanding of our area’s current economy. CEAD Senior Director Janet Harrah and local financial advisor Chris DeSimio&nbsp; go over the latest numbers, and what they mean for our region’s future growth. Wed, 02 Apr 2014 10:30:05 +0000 Mark Heyne 24830 at http://wvxu.org A Look at the Local Economic Indicators Cincinnati Council back to work this week after election http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-council-back-work-week-after-election <p>Cincinnati Council's Budget and Finance Committee holds one of its last scheduled meetings Tuesday before a new mayor and council take office on December 1st.&nbsp; The group faces a busy agenda since many sessions in September and October were canceled.<br /><br />The group is expected to approve several incentives packages that will bring new jobs and new housing to the city. &nbsp;<br /> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 09:00:00 +0000 Jay Hanselman 19524 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati Council back to work this week after election