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Cincinnati Public Radio is in a development fight with the city and a residential developer while the Public Library backed away from selling its North Building. Could there be a solution to both issues?
The Over-the-Rhine Foundation is hosting a design competition to test a proposed set of new infill guidelines for the Over-the-Rhine community. The OTR Design Competition Awards Ceremony and Celebration will take place on Friday, March 23rd from 5-8 PM. The event will announce the winner of the months-long competition designed to evaluate proposed guidelines for new development in the revitalizing neighborhood.
Development in the city of Cincinnati and particularly in the basin can sometimes be heavily scrutinized. However a new effort and design competition hosted by the Over-the-Rhine Foundation may prove to steer development of new construction projects.
Recently UrbanCincy contributor Timothy Broderick sat down with Ronald Viera, founder of PassivHaus — a venture designed to shake up the region’s building industry by dramatically reducing buildings’ energy expenditures to discuss building Passive Houses in the Cincinnati region.
A developer has submitted plans to the City’s Historic Conservation Board to build a six-story mixed-use infill project along Washington Park in Over-the-Rhine. The proposal has drawn criticism and support from neighbors and community groups.