Western Hills Viaduct Public Meeting
Tuesday, September 17, 6-7:30pm
The Western Hills Viaduct is being studied for a major upgrade that could include bicycle facilities. Your input is important to the planning, design and construction of this essential transportation connector.
At this meeting project staff will review the status of the planning efforts performed to date and explain the next steps that will be taken in the planning and design process.
The presentation will have structured and open questions. During the Interactive Session, electronic keypads will be supplied for you to provide input on project issues and to answer questions about what is important to you. Please come and participate!
This meeting will be held at the Orion Academy, 1798 Queen City Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45214.
Please visit the project website: http://www.cincinnati-oh.gov/westernhillsviaduct
- The Right Angle is the Best Angle
Always slow down and cross streetcar tracks at a 60 to 90 degree angle. Crossing incorrectly can result in your front tire sliding on the rail or geting stuck in the gap next to the rail, which can cause you to fall from your bicycle.
- 4 Local Trails Get New Mile Markers
Four paved trails will receive new mile markers this week, helping first responders locate injured trail users more quickly.
- Cincinnati Installs Bicycle-Friendly Thermal Traffic Sensor
The City of Cincinnati has launched a pilot project that will utilize a thermal traffic sensor to detect motorists and bicyclists at a Clifton intersection.
- Updated Bicycle Network Map
The Bicycle Transportation Program has updated the map of existing bicycle facilities within the City. The map shows the location of existing bicycle facilities such as bike lanes, sharrows, and shared-use paths.
- Green Lanes On Central Parkway
A special bright green treatment is used in high-traffic areas where motorists turning onto or off of Central Parkway cross over the path of the new bicycle lanes.