Get ready for more road work this weekend in northern Kentucky, but this time it won’t be on southbound 471.
Starting Friday evening at 8 o’clock, westbound 275 will be reduced to a single lane near the interchange with 471. The half mile closure will allow crews to restore the normal traffic configuration on that part of the interstate. The work is expected to be complete by Sunday morning.
The City of Cincinnati picked up another win in its battle to outsource parking operations. A judge Thursday dismissed an injunction request filed by the Coalition Opposed to Additional Spending and Taxes (COAST).
The group charges the city manager changed the lease without getting council approval. But the city says the city manager acted within his duties.
City attorney Terry Nester further argued COAST had no standing to bring the case.
It is time to delay the health insurance sign-up under the Affordable Care Act until the multitude of computer glitches that have frustrated millions of Americans can be worked out, Sen. Rob Portman said in Cincinnati Thursday.
“I support repeal of the whole thing and replacing it with something that is better, but I do think that a delay is appropriate now,’’ the Republican senator from Terrace Park told reporters Thursday morning.
The final computer and TV recycling drop-off for this year will be this weekend.
Last month WVXU reported:
Hamilton County residents have recycled more than 116,000 pounds of old computer equipment and televisions so far this year and the Recycling and Solid Waste District says there's still time to build on that number. The county's free drop-off program is still available on Saturdays (except the Labor Day holiday on August 31) from 8 a.m. to noon until October 26.