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Downtown Residents Council - Cincinnati, OH

Stepping Out Downtown

After Meeting Social

7:15 pm October 13

Algin Furniture

Algin Furniture on 810 Main Street is having an Open House for us to tour their showroom and adjacent 7 floors of office furniture. They will provide drinks and a selection of appetizers from Arnold's as we browse! Free parking ...

DRC Monthly Meeting

6:00pm November 10

Main Library

Join your neighbors to find out about all that is going on in your community and socialize after with members of the community. After the meeting join your downtown neighbors for some food, drinks and conversation. ...

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...

Monthly Meeting

6:00 pm October 13


Be a Member!

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

We Meet Monthly

We encourage you to join us at our monthly meetings - 6 pm the second Tuesday in the Tower Room of the Public Library. Minutes for our last twelve meetings are available here.

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At the DRC Membership Meeting on April 14th 2015, Brigid Almaguer, Rose Emory, Al Heimert, Tim Nolan and Mellisa Elman were elected to the DRC Board of Trustees for terms of three years. After officer elections at the transitional board meeting on April 15th, DRC Board members for the 2015/2016 Year are:
Brigid Almaguer
Gary Bryson, President
Sue Byrom, Vice President
Rose Emory, Recording Secretary
Gina Gartner
Mike Glotfelter
Al Heimert
Craig Hudson
Shawn Kennedy
Susan Lennard, Corresponding Secretary
Pam Matsko
Tim Nolan
Brenda Shawver, Treasurer
Mellisa Ulllman

Many thanks to the valuable service and friendship of retiring Board members: Dan Delehanty, Mike Governanti, Marty McGlinchey, David Siders and Laura Menge.

Our Downtown on the Move

Downtown Cincinnati is now home to over 6,000 residents, 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 Downtown Cincinnati Inc. and 3CDC on development and promotion efforts.

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 DCI Ambassador Director Dave Thomas when you see graffiti. Dave will dispatch a team to photograph it, report it to the police and remove it. Dave's number is 513-383-5075.

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