neighborhood development http://wvxu.org en Funding for neighborhood business districts in jeopardy http://wvxu.org/post/funding-neighborhood-business-districts-jeopardy <p>Cincinnati's proposed budget cuts funding for a program that guides revitalization and growth activities in some of the city's neighborhood business districts. &nbsp;<br /><br />The all-volunteer group has received about $1 to $3 million a year from the city for many years.&nbsp; But the currently proposed spending plan cuts a large chunk of city capital money for Cincinnati Neighborhood Business District United.<br /> Fri, 23 May 2014 16:35:19 +0000 Jay Hanselman 27098 at http://wvxu.org Funding for neighborhood business districts in jeopardy 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 Cincinnati still working on plan to make trains quieter at night http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-still-working-plan-make-trains-quieter-night <p>Cincinnati Council could approve a report next month that would let the city move forward with a plan to reduce the noise freight trains make when traveling through some neighborhoods.&nbsp; The idea is to set-up a quiet zone especially for overnight train traffic.<br /> Mon, 28 Oct 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Jay Hanselman 18785 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati still working on plan to make trains quieter at night New Way to Look at Zoning http://wvxu.org/post/new-way-look-zoning <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.cincinnati-oh.gov/planning/planning-projects-studies/form-based-codes/" target="_blank">Form Based Code </a>is a different way to look at neighborhood planning and zoning that focuses on the physical character of buildings, the relationship of buildings to each other, and to the street. Jay Hanselman talks with Vice-Mayor Roxanne Qualls about how this new method of zoning will shape Cincinnati Neighborhoods.</p><p></p> Thu, 11 Jul 2013 17:30:00 +0000 Pete Rightmire 14656 at http://wvxu.org New Way to Look at Zoning