This Week In Soapbox 12/8

This Week in Soapbox UrbanCincy has the following six stories that you must check out. You can read about how The Model Group is restoring Covington’s historic East End neighborhood, $1.5 million in new solar energy grants for Cincinnati, expanded hours at a popular new Downtown eatery, six new board members for Downtown Cincinnati Inc., the region’s first Brothers Bar & Grill, and a great feature story about redefining the workplace.

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TWIS 12/8:

  • Cincinnati-based Model Group restoring historic Covington neighborhoodfull article
  • Cincinnati captures $1.5M for solar electric projects throughout cityfull article
  • Mayberry announces expanded hours at popular new Downtown eateryfull article
  • Downtown Cincinnati Inc. gets six new board membersfull article
  • Brothers Bar & Grill enters Cincinnati market with Newport locationfull article
  • Redefining the Workplace (feature story)full article

By Randy A. Simes

Randy is an award-winning urban planner who founded UrbanCincy in May 2007. He grew up on Cincinnati’s west side in Covedale, and graduated from the University of Cincinnati’s nationally acclaimed School of Planning in June 2009. In addition to maintaining ownership and serving as the managing editor for UrbanCincy, Randy has worked professionally as a planning consultant throughout the United States, Korea and the Middle East. After brief stints in Atlanta and Chicago, he currently lives in the Daechi neighborhood of Seoul’s Gangnam district.