Today’s Headlines

  • HUD Official Criticizes ODOT for Auto-Centric Opportunity Corridor Design (Plain Dealer)
  • Cincy Smart Phone Application for Parking Meter Payment to Debut in July (WVXU)
  • Twinsburg City Officials Think Pedestrian Safety Requires Sidewalks and Wider Roads? (Bulletin)
  • ODOT Looking to Rebuild Akron’s North Expressway Viaduct for a Cool $120 Million (Plain Dealer)
  • Cincinnati VA Hoping to Better Connect Veterans With Jobs (Military.com)
  • Are BRT Systems Actually 7x Cheaper Than Light Rail Alternatives? (The Amateur Planner)
  • National Vision and Conversation Needed for High-Speed Rail in America (Brookings Institution)

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ODOT Kills Critical Component of Eastern Corridor Project (Enquirer) TARTA Makes It Official and Votes to Increase Bus Fares by 25 Percent (Toledo Blade) SORTA Comes to Terms With Union on Streetcar Operations Agreement (Business Courier) Lack of Repair Continues to Plague Third Street Bridge (Plain Dealer) As More People Move to Downtown Dayton, Retailers Adjusting Accordingly […]

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University of Cincinnati President Supports Expansion of Streetcar (Enquirer) Clevelanders for Public Transit Calling on ODOT for Additional Transit Funding (Plain Dealer) Dozens of Miami Valley Bridges Are Literally Falling Apart (WDTN) Without Tolls, Massive Brent Spence Bridge Project May Be Dead (Business Courier) Cuyahoga County Offering “Sustainable Toolkit” to Area Communities (Plain Dealer) Furor Over […]

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Will Open-Container Districts in Suburbs Encourage Drunk Driving? (Cincinnati Enquirer) Surprisingly, ODOT Officials Like Bike Path Design for Opportunity Corridor (Plain Dealer) Ohio Lawmakers Doing Everything They Can to Get Drivers on the Road (Columbus Dispatch) Lack of Road Infrastructure a Problem for SE Ohio (The Athens Post) Young Tech Professionals Pouring Into Downtown Cincinnati […]

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Columbus’s Italian Village Seeing Massive Investment Due to Its Ideal Location (Business First) Bike-Share, Streetcar Bringing Development to OTR’s Northern Reaches (Cincinnati Magazine) Public Square Reconstruction Causing Major Slowdowns for Cleveland RTA (Plain Dealer) As ODOT Looks to Expand Roads, Governments Struggle to Maintain the Roads They Have (Toledo Blade) Columbus Mayor Coleman Continues to Lobby for Regional […]

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City Council Approves Streetcar Extension Feasibility Study (Cincinnati Enquirer) Akron Looking to Put High Crash Streets on Road Diet (WKYC) Regional Planners Call for Upgrades to Midway Cycle Track (Plain Dealer) ODOT Spending $2.3 Million on Road “Improvements” for Cars Only (Hamilton Journal-News) Cincinnati Continuing to Examine Market-Based Pricing for On-Street Parking (Business Courier) Instead of Ongoing […]

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Without Rail Transit, Can Cincinnati Handle Traffic That Comes With Major Events? (Enquirer) Metro Regional Transit Authority Offering Free Friday Bus Fares in July and August (Akron Leader) SORTA Offering Free Shuttles During Cincinnati All-Star Game Festivities (WCPO) ODOT Adding Sidewalks to Wilmington Pike, But Also Widening Traffic Lanes (WDTN) Akron Mayoral Candidate Wants More […]