On Monday, City Council approved $2.6 million to complete the engineering and design work on the Cincinnati Streetcar and continue to move this critical project forward. Speakers in favor of the Streetcar outnumbered opponents 15 to 1.
At the meeting Councilman Chris Bortz called the streetcar “the best project he has seen in his four years on council.” And the other councilmembers who voted in support, Berding, Cole, Qualls, Quinliven and Thomas, all spoke highly of the system’s ability to attract new talent, create jobs, revitalize our city, and make the the city safer by putting more eyes on the street. The Cincinnati Streetcar is closer than ever to becoming a reality and benefiting generations of Cincinnatians to come. Support our City’s Future–Build the Streetcar.