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DOWNTOWN RESIDENTS COUNCIL Cincinnati, Ohio

Stepping Out Downtown

DRC Monthly Meeting

6pm Mar 10, 2020

Tower Room, Public Library

Join your neighbors to hear what all is happening downtown, with regular reports from the Police and Fire Departments. After the meeting, be sure to join us for some social time.
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Art on Vine: Local Madness

12pm to 7pm Mar 15, 2020

Rhinegeist Brewery, 1910 Elm St

On Sunday March 15, Rhinegeist hosts the second in a series of three "Art On Vine" events. Up to 70 local artists will have fine arts and hand-made goods on display and for sale.

Free to the public and family-friendly with
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Be Sure to See…

Help Stop Panhandling. Cincinnati has a very detailed law controlling panhandling. See how it protects you. Additionally, here is a helpful brochure on how you, your neighbors and your colleagues can make change without providing spare change.

Secure Your Vehicle. Learn more about how you can better secure your vehicle with this downloadable brochure from the Cincinnati Police Department.

Don’t Miss Today…

Bockfest 2020
5:30pm Feb 28 through Mar 01, 2020
Parade from Arnolds, then various venues more…

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Membership has its benefits! A growing number of downtown merchants offer discounts to DRC members. See our current list. Why not join today?

We Meet Monthly

Please join us at our monthly meetings – 6 pm the second Tuesday in the Public Library Tower Room. Minutes for our last 12 meetings are here.

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Dressing Piatt Park for the Holidays

Piatt Park Decorating 2019
Hearty downtowners turned out in force on Nov. 16 to once again to add a festive look for the holidays to Piatt Park. More photos can be seen here.

Our Downtown on the Move

Downtown Cincinnati is now home to over 6,000 residents (over 15,000 in the greater market area, which includes OTR, Pendleton and the West End), with more arriving every month as new condos and apartment homes are completed. The Downtown Residents Council works to develop a community atmosphere, conducts projects to improve the quality of life, and voices concerns of residents at City Hall.

We work closely with the Police Department on safety issues and 3CDC on development and promotion efforts.

HELP THE POLICE KEEP AN EYE ON CRIME

Capt. Doug Wiesman, Commander of the Central Business Section, is asking that any Downtown resident or business owner who wishes to register their external cameras may now do so with the Police Department. This will help the police investigate crimes or suspect activity that may happen within view of the camera. All information will be kept in strictest confidence. To participate, please follow the link below and feel free to share it.
https://secure.coplogic.com/dors/startreport/160631500

Help Us Stop Graffiti! Call it in!
If you see graffiti on a building, sidewalk, rack, etc. please help us get rid of it ASAP. The longer graffiti stays up, the greater the invitation for more. Please contact 3CDC Safe and Clean Manager David Vissman when you see graffiti. David will dispatch a team to photograph it, report it to the police and remove it. David’s number is 8598-866-5224.

Ambassador Hotline. To contact a 3CDC Safe and Clean Ambassador, call their hotline at: 513-623-3429. In an emergency, always call 911.

PAVING THE WAY

Moving around downtown safely is an issue that a lot of residents are concerned with. If you think a sidewalk is in poor condition and a possible trip hazard, the best way to report the problem is to use the City’s Citizen Service Request options. That includes calling 513.591.6000, visiting www.5916000.com, or using the Fix It Cincy! app on a smart phone.