Up To Speed

Links to keep you up to speed on what’s happening in Cincinnati and what we can learn from other cities.

The economic crisis hits transit hard in cities like Pittsburgh

The economic crisis hits transit hard in cities like Pittsburgh Cities across America continue to see ridership increases on their transit systems, but are feeling...

More than $64.3B to be invested in North American rail transit in 2013

More than $64.3B to be invested in North American rail transit in 2013. As the migration of people from the suburbs back to cities continues,...

How an abandoned building in St. Louis became an urban rock climbing destination

How an abandoned building in St. Louis became an urban rock climbing destination. An abandoned building in St. Louis has become a destination for rock...

Cincinnati boasts highest private sector employment of any Ohio metro

Cincinnati boasts highest private sector employment of any Ohio metro. Cities drive Ohio's economy, and new Census Bureau figures show that Cincinnati, Cleveland and Columbus...

Is the deck stacked against cities in state legislatures?

Is the deck stacked against cities in state legislatures?. It is difficult enough for local or regional governments and agencies to figure out how to...