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On this week's podcast we discuss the launch of Lyft and Uber in Cincinnati, proposed renovation of Burnet Woods and several other Uptown developments, and the latest developments surrounding the Brent Spence Bridge project.
Another year has come and gone, and I wanted to take this opportunity to recap some of the highlights from 2013 while also looking to the future.
Mel McVay from Cincinnati's Department of Transportation and Engineering joins us to discuss bicycling in the city. We learn how the city plans sharrows, bike lanes, and cycle tracks, and get a preview of several improvements. We also discuss the booming popularity of group rides in Cincinnati.
On the second episode of The UrbanCincy Podcast, Randy, Jake, and Travis discuss the transportation poverty faced by senior citizens in Cincinnati and other U.S. cities. We also discuss the problem of suburban developers externalizing their costs onto taxpayers, and we address listener feedback from our discussion on bus rapid transit (BRT) systems.
Ohio governor Ted Strickland traveled to Cincinnati on Friday, July 9th to officially announce Cincinnati's newly appointed status as a Hub of Innovation and Opportunity in the area of Consumer Marketing for the state of Ohio - a move expected to bring new investment and jobs to the urban core.