transportation http://wvxu.org en The Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council of Governments - aka OKI - updates local projects http://wvxu.org/post/ohio-kentucky-indiana-regional-council-governments-aka-oki-updates-local-projects <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 08:00:05 +0000 Jay Hanselman 27861 at http://wvxu.org The Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council of Governments - aka OKI - updates local projects Oh & Ky transportation leaders discuss Brent Spence options http://wvxu.org/post/oh-ky-transportation-leaders-discuss-brent-spence-options <p></p><p>Leaders in Ohio and Kentucky say the Brent Spence Bridge Project remains on target for a 2015 ground breaking but there&#39;s still no solid funding plan in place.</p><p>Mike Hancock of Kentucky says the states need to get creative when it comes to funding the project.</p><p>&quot;There are opportunities to work with the community to see if there&#39;s anything we can do to make the toll rates more palatable.&quot;<br /><br />Ohio Transportation secretary Jerry Wray agrees that tolling is part of the answer but not the entire solution.</p> Mon, 30 Sep 2013 19:51:51 +0000 Tana Weingartner 17889 at http://wvxu.org Oh & Ky transportation leaders discuss Brent Spence options Hop On Cincinnati Trolley http://wvxu.org/post/hop-cincinnati-trolley <p></p><p></p><p>Last month organizers of <a href="http://hoponcincy.com/index.php" target="_blank">Hop On Cincinnati</a> presented the idea of a downtown trackless trolley to the Hamilton County Transportation Improvement District board of directors. Greg Fusaro, one of the ideas’ backers, explains the trolley concept, proposed routes and financing needs.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 10:30:00 +0000 Jay Hanselman 16855 at http://wvxu.org Hop On Cincinnati Trolley More road closures around Banks http://wvxu.org/post/more-road-closures-around-banks <p></p><p>More road closures are coming along the riverfront near the Banks and the stadiums.</p><p>Here's what you need to know:</p><p align="center"><em>Section of Pete Rose Way to close for a series of concrete pours&nbsp;to create Pedestrian Bridge walking surface.</em></p><p><strong>WHAT</strong></p> Fri, 23 Aug 2013 08:13:33 +0000 Tana Weingartner 16497 at http://wvxu.org More road closures around Banks Could Cincinnati be getting a trolley? http://wvxu.org/post/could-cincinnati-be-getting-trolley <p></p><p>Hop On Cincinnati is hoping local leaders will 'hop onto' the idea of creating a Downtown trolley.</p><p>The idea is to connect entertainment and attractions across Downtown and Mt. Adams. <a href="http://hoponcincy.com/" target="_blank">Hop On Cincinnati</a> says the goal is increasing the downtown renaissance by connecting people to places.</p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 20:46:51 +0000 Tana Weingartner 16341 at http://wvxu.org Could Cincinnati be getting a trolley?