Update: It appears likely five Cincinnati Council members are ready to support the city manager's plan to lease most of the city's parking facilities to the Greater Cincinnati Port Authority and four private companies.
The Budget and Finance Committee could vote on the issue Monday.
Council Member Wendell Young confirmed Friday he plans to vote yes and four other members have generally expressed support during recent hearings.
The saying goes, "Preparation is the key to success." In part five of our Casino series, WVXU's Mark Heyne says Horseshoe Cincinnati is taking that to heart as it readies its workers for the casino's opening. Employees have been training for weeks, in some cases months, to be ready for the big night and beyond.
Most people think of drugs or alcohol when they hear the word "addiction." But gambling can be addictive too, especially for those also dealing with drug or alcohol problems. In part four of our series leading up to the Cincinnati Casino opening, WVXU's Tana Weingartner takes a look at gambling addiction.
Gambling addiction. It's the seedy, dark side of Ohio's glitzy new casinos. A reason some used for opposing them.