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New plan recommends developing Wasson Way bike trail with room for light rail

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 5, 2014
The 6.5-mile stretch of ugly and abandoned Wasson Way rail tracks that run through several upscale, bustling Cincinnati neighborhoods have long-since been hotly debated, at times pitting advocates of light rail against bike trail supporters.
  

City Passes Regulations on Rideshare Companies

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 5, 2014
City Council voted Oct. 29 to approve rules governing ridesharing companies like Uber and Lyft, marking the first time since the companies came here in March that they’ve been regulated by the city.  

Council OKs Sealing of Low-Level Weed Convictions

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Some of the 10,000 Cincinnatians convicted under an unpopular and now-repealed marijuana law will now be able to put the past behind them.  

Report: Ohio Needs to Double Transportation Funding Over Next Decade

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Ohio will need to spend $1.1 billion annually on public transit by the year 2025, a new study commissioned by the Ohio Department of Transportation says.
  

The Election Issue 2014

CityBeat endorses: Pepper • Turner • Pillich • Simendinger • Driehaus • Bryant • Thomas • Tarbell • Rhodes • Yes on 1,6,7 and 8

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 29, 2014
This year’s election season is grimmer than most.  

Battle of the Stars

Up-and-coming Democrat Nina Turner goes after the ambitious Jon Husted’s secretary of state position

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 29, 2014
As Democrats fight an uphill battle against incumbent Republicans for major statewide offices, one race in particular has taken on an increased significance.
  

Mayor’s Jobs Initiative Criticized for Diverting Nonprofit Funding

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Mayor John Cranley’s “Hand Up” job initiative will be funded in part by cuts to other anti-poverty and blight mitigation programs. That has some advocates for the poor up in arms.
  

NAACP Considering Cincinnati for 2016 Convention

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 29, 2014
The convention planning committee for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) on Oct. 17 recommended the Cincinnati for the civil rights organization’s 2016 annual convention.  

Cincinnati’s Last Remaining Abortion Provider Could Close

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 29, 2014
The city’s last remaining women’s health clinic that provides abortions might soon be shuttered.
  

The Contender

Will Alison Lundergan Grimes end the 30-year reign of Mitch McConnell?

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Before Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes decided to enter Kentucky’s Senate race last summer, the first-term secretary of state had been told to think again.    

Q&A With David Pepper

Attorney general candidate on his background, hometown and the run for the state's top lawyer post

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 29, 2014
CityBeat caught up with the former Cincinnati city councilman and Hamilton County commissioner to discuss his campaign.
  

CityBeat: No Endorsement for Ohio Governor

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 29, 2014
 What can you say about this year’s governor’s race?
  

CityBeat: David Pepper for Ohio Attorney General

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 29, 2014
 Down the ticket a couple notches, the Democrats have better prospects.  

CityBeat: No Endorsement for Ohio Auditor

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Ohio Auditor Dave Yost’s job is to make sure the state’s money is used efficiently and without corruption.
  

CityBeat: Nina Turner for Ohio Secretary of State

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted has been really, really busy over the past couple years working to cut down the number of days people in Ohio have to vote.