Up To Speed

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

Complete Streets are more equitable, safer and improve economic outcomes

Complete Streets are more equitable, safer and improve economic outcomes. Over the past several years the idea of taking a new approach toward designing our...

The sky-high cost of China’s sprawling cities

The sky-high cost of China’s sprawling cities. The growth of China's urbanized population is truly staggering. But what might be more unique than that is...

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...

Young black men in America still often viewed as invisible or a threat

Young black men in America still often viewed as invisible or a threat. In the wake of the George Zimmerman ruling the nation has begun...

How the prevalence of independent coffee shops is a reflection of where we live

How the prevalence of independent coffee shops are a reflection of where we live. I love coffee and I especially love coffee shops. I find...