parking http://wvxu.org en Cincinnati buying more new parking meters http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-buying-more-new-parking-meters <p>Cincinnati is going to spend nearly $2 million to install more parking meters that accept credit cards in addition to coins. &nbsp;<br /><br />City Council approved the item Wednesday.<br /><br />The so called smart meters are already in place in much of downtown.&nbsp; The additional funding could bring them to more neighborhood locations.<br /><br />The meter purchases were part of a plan Council approved earlier this year that officially killed a parking lease arrangement the city had negotiated with the Greater Cincinnati Port Authority.<br /> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:00:10 +0000 Jay Hanselman 25560 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati buying more new parking meters Plan to redo the Cincinnati parking lease http://wvxu.org/post/plan-redo-cincinnati-parking-lease <p>Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley is asking council members to sign off on a motion related to the parking lease with the Greater Cincinnati Port Authority. The measure is currently circulating among council members. It would make major changes to the original plan between the city and the port.</p><p>Cranley could publicly release details of the plan Wednesday.</p> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 19:55:26 +0000 Jay Hanselman 22988 at http://wvxu.org Plan to redo the Cincinnati parking lease Traffic relief around Kenwood malls http://wvxu.org/post/traffic-relief-around-kenwood-malls <p>The former troubled Kenwood Towne Place, now known as <a href="http://www.phillipsedison.com/properties/ohio/all/all/kenwood-towne-place/">Kenwood Collection </a>will open in the spring of 2015. As it takes shape, Sycamore Township is being proactive to prevent traffic problems.</p><p align="LEFT">You don't have to remind Township Board President Tom Weidman how backed up traffic can get in Kenwood around the holidays. He says, "From the first day after Thanksgiving to sometime in January we all have to coexist down there."</p> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 20:35:43 +0000 Ann Thompson 15564 at http://wvxu.org Traffic relief around Kenwood malls Parking lease opponents ask Ohio Supreme Court to hear case http://wvxu.org/post/parking-lease-opponents-ask-ohio-supreme-court-hear-case <p>The residents who opposed Cincinnati's controversial parking lease are asking the Ohio Supreme Court to hear the case. &nbsp;<br><br>Attorneys filed a notice of appeal Monday and a motion asking for an expedited schedule for the matter. &nbsp;<br><br>In June, the Ohio First District Court of Appeals ruled in favor of Cincinnati on the proposed parking lease to the Port Authority.&nbsp; In a two-to-one opinion the panel said the lease agreement Council passed in March is not subject to a voter referendum, because it was passed as an emergency ordinance. &nbsp;<br> Mon, 29 Jul 2013 18:43:06 +0000 Jay Hanselman 15530 at http://wvxu.org Parking lease opponents ask Ohio Supreme Court to hear case Council still debating parking lease even with favorable court rulings http://wvxu.org/post/council-still-debating-parking-lease-even-favorable-court-rulings <P><STRONG>Update 6/17/13 9:50 PM:&nbsp;</STRONG> Hamilton County Judge Robert Winkler signed an order Monday dissolving permanent injunction in the Cincinnati parking lease case.&nbsp; Judge Winkler also entered a judgment in favor of the city and against the plaintiffs.&nbsp; Costs to be paid by plaintiffs. Mon, 17 Jun 2013 19:32:37 +0000 Jay Hanselman 13918 at http://wvxu.org Council still debating parking lease even with favorable court rulings