Community development
12:35 pm
Fri May 23, 2014

Funding for neighborhood business districts in jeopardy

Streetscape improvement in one of the Cincinnati's neighborhood business districts.
Credit Provided/City of Cincinnati

Cincinnati's proposed budget cuts funding for a program that guides revitalization and growth activities in some of the city's neighborhood business districts.  

The all-volunteer group has received about $1 to $3 million a year from the city for many years.  But the currently proposed spending plan cuts a large chunk of city capital money for Cincinnati Neighborhood Business District United.

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Cincinnati Police
5:31 pm
Wed May 21, 2014

Convincing Cincinnati neighborhoods they'll be safer this summer

The City has pledged more resources to reduce crime over the summer in Cincinnati neighborhoods, like Northside.
Ann Thompson WVXU

The numbers point to a safer Cincinnati, but the perception for many is that some neighborhoods still aren't. Just today District Three Police Captain Dan Gerard took members of the Board of Realtors on a tour of Price Hill, where crime is at its lowest in ten years.

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Wed April 9, 2014

90-Day Neighborhood Enhancment Program

More than a dozen local communities have used the Neighborhood Enhancement Program to reduce crime, clean streets and enhance overall living conditions.
Provided, City of Cincinnati

  Launched in 2007, the Neighborhood Enhancement Program (NEP) is a 90-day collaborative effort between City of Cincinnati departments, neighborhood residents and community organizations in an effort to improve the quality of life in our communities.

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Wed April 9, 2014

Neighborhood Enhancment Program Improves Communities

East Price Hill is using the city's Neighborhood Enhancement Program.

  We continue our discussion on the Neighborhood Enhancement Program (NEP), and how local community organizations are working with city departments and various funding sources, with Cincinnati City Senior Community Development Analyst Ethel Cogen, Huntington Bank Vice President for Community Development Elizabeth Sherwood, and

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Cincinnati Neighborhoods
7:00 am
Wed February 12, 2014

The Cincinnati Neighborhood Summit

Rick Dieringer, Executive Director of Invest in Neighborhoods

The 12th Annual Cincinnati Neighborhood Summit, presented by Invest in Neighborhoods, takes place on Saturday, February 22 at Xavier University's Cintas Center and features many workshops and presentations designed to help community leaders and volunteers improve their neighborhoods and to make them healthier, more attractive and vibrant.

The Summit has enlisted the help of experts and professionals to teach participants some best practices. The sessions are intended for individuals fairly new to neighborhood activity as well as for those who have more experience.

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