11:23 am
Wed October 22, 2014

Mile markers coming to city trails

  The City of Cincinnati will install mile markers on four paved hiking-biking trails, so if you need assistance you can get it more quickly.  The Otto Armleder Park Trail and Connector Trail, the Lunken Airport Trail, and the Ohio River Trail will all have numbered markers posted every tenth of a mile, much like on Interstate highways.

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City government
4:24 pm
Tue October 21, 2014

Cincinnati accepting applications for top lawyer

Update 10/21 @ 10:00 P.M.:  Besides extending the deadline reported below to accept applications, the city is now making sure the solicitor position is more publicized.

Spokesman Rocky Merz said in an e-mail Tuesday evening the job listing is now being posted on the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) website.  It is also listed on the National Forum for Black Public Administrators website and will be advertised in the Cincinnati Bar Association publication.

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3:21 pm
Tue October 21, 2014

UC student creates a map for Cincinnati bikers

Nate Wessel at one of Cincinnati's new Red Bike kiosks.
Credit University of Cincinnati

University of Cincinnati graduate student Nate Wessel spent six months painstakingly mapping out bike paths in Greater Cincinnati and everything in between including bike shops, public transportation hubs, water fountains and grocery stores. He also has illustrated the changes in elevation.

The glossy new map is being distributed free at local coffee shops and bike stores around the city. It is also viewable online

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Local News
12:33 pm
Tue October 21, 2014

Hunter suspended from practicing law

Credit Ann Thompson / WVXU

Tracie Hunter has been suspended from practicing law in Ohio, following her conviction earlier this month.

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City parking
4:09 pm
Mon October 20, 2014

Cincinnati still tweaking proposed OTR parking plan

Cincinnati officials are still working to fine tune a proposal that could make changes to how residents and patrons park in the city's Over-the-Rhine neighborhood.  

For residents it could mean buying a residential parking permit and right now that has a proposed fee of $300 a year.  

Resident Julie Faye spoke about the plan Monday a Council committee meeting.

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