Up To Speed

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

Minneapolis moving forward with two, possibly three streetcar lines

Minneapolis moving forward with two, possibly three streetcar lines. A recent study found that while Metro does more with less than 11 peer cities, it...

Kennedy Connector construction underway

Kennedy Connector construction underway Construction began this week on the Kennedy Connector, a roadway extension designed to improve access to I-71 from the neighborhoods of...

Cincinnati submits bid to host NCAA men’s tournament

Cincinnati submits bid to host NCAA men's tournament. After successfully hosting the biggest event in its history, Cincinnati leaders are eyeing the next big event...

Charlotte transforming city center through dynamic public investments

Charlotte transforming city center through dynamic public investments. Cincinnatians have experienced first-hand what good public policy and investments can do to improve quality of life...

Incentive-fueled competition between local governments is a failed experiment

Incentive-fueled competition between local governments is a failed experiment. Kansas City is famous for its “border war” between Kansas and Missouri. The city, oddly enough,...