Mayor John Cranley
Cincinnati's 69th Mayor
On Dec. 1, 2013, John Cranley became the City of Cincinnati's 69th Mayor. He has dedicated himself to moving the city forward so it becomes a center of opportunity and innovation. Mayor Cranley helped craft a structurally balanced budget, put more police officers on the street, prioritized basic services and brought more jobs to Cincinnati. Cranley also put in place the Tax Increment Finance Districts that have allowed for the revitalization of The Banks, Fountain Square, the Gateway Quarter and Washington Park.
Mayor John Cranley delivered the 2014 State of the City Address on Sept. 18, 2014, at Music Hall.
- Mayor, City Council unveil results of Disparity Study
Mayor John Cranley and City Manager Harry Black today discussed the findings of a Disparity Study conducted into the City of Cincinnati’s contracting practices with minority- and women-owned businesses.
- Mayor Cranley Unveils Paid Parental Leave Proposal
Mayor John Cranley has introduced proposed legislation to dramatically increase the amount of paid time off that may be used by municipal employees upon becoming a new parent.
- Mayor Cranley Vetoes Charter Amendment Allowing Executive Sessions
Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley has vetoed legislation that would place a charter amendment on the November ballot regarding executive sessions. If the charter amendment is approved by voters, it would allow Cincinnati City Council to hold secret, closed-door meetings under certain circumstances.