Tag Archives: development


Roselawn site prepared for LEED senior housing

The Port Authority in May successfully completed the sale of 3.1 acres in Roselawn to the developer that will build Roselawn Senior Apartments, an independent senior housing project with first-floor community space. The Port Authority had acquired the property in 2014 through donation, taking it to eliminate the vacant, blighted commercial structure that previously existed […]

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Neighborhood Update: Central Business District

Since 2003, the Port Authority has partnered with area organizations, businesses, residents, and foundations to make quite an impact throughout the Central Business District. Over the past 15 years, the Port Authority has been involved in transformative projects throughout Downtown and Over-the-Rhine. These projects have reshaped our skyline, revived historic structures for a new century, […]

Port Authority to Buy Cincinnati Gardens Site

The Port of Greater Cincinnati Development Authority’s Board of Directors today authorized the acquisition of a 19-acre commercial site in Bond Hill it plans to make ready for future redevelopment.  Upon sale closing expected in July, the site will be the second to be acquired under a Port Authority program established to reposition underutilized urban […]

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Evanston Featured as Success Story in New Regional Report on Neighborhoods

Business Courier publishes story on Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland housing report The Business Courier today reports that a newly released Community Stabilization Index report examining the impact of housing stabilization initiatives has identified the Evanston neighborhood as a shining example of successful partnership and investment. “Hard work is beginning to pay off,” the report […]

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The Mayor Announces New Funding and Partnership for the Port Authority

During the week of May 23 Mayor John Cranley held three press conferences to unveil a plan to spend $35 million, as part of the City’s two-year budget, to invest in the neighborhoods of Avondale, North Avondale, Bond Hill, Roselawn, College Hill, West Price Hill, Westwood and Madisonville. On May 24 our President and CEO, […]

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Port Authority Purchasing First Site for Industrial Revitalization Program

  The Port of Greater Cincinnati Development Authority today announced plans to purchase 54 acres of commercial land in Amberley Village– the first land to be acquired under a Port Authority program established to acquire and reposition underutilized industrial property into parcels attractive for next-generation manufacturing. The location is the former manufacturing site for Gibson […]