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Meeting Name: Cincinnati City Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 12/16/2020 2:00 PM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Council Chambers, Room 300
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202002310 11.StatementSTATEMENT, (DECLARATION OF EMERGENCY) submitted by Mayor John Cranley, City Manager Paula Boggs Muething, and Commissioner Melba Moore, In response to the public danger arising from verified cases of contagion of SARS-CoV-2 and the COVID-19 pandemic, and based in part upon the declaration of a statewide emergency in Ohio by Governor DeWine, I declared a public emergency pursuant to Article III of the Cincinnati Charter and Article XVIII of the Administrative Code of the City of Cincinnati in March 2020. The March 2020 Declaration of Emergency was followed by emergency orders addressing public health concerns and related City operational needs that have arisen during the COVID-19 pandemic. After declaring a state of emergency and instituting severe measures to “flatten the curve” - including a broad stay-at-home order - rates of infection dropped. The State of Ohio began to reopen Ohio’s economy, sector by sector, in accordance with good hygiene and social distancing measures. In consultation with the City Manager and the Health Commissioner, I replaced the March 2020 declaration with   Action details Not available
202002157 12.StatementSTATEMENT, (JOINT EMERGENCY ORDER), submitted by Mayor John Cranley, City Manager Paula Boggs Muething, and Commissioner Melba Moore, Pursuant to Article III of the Cincinnati Charter, Article XVIII of the Administrative Code of the City of Cincinnati, and Ohio Department of Health Orders, I hereby order that public meetings of the City of Cincinnati shall be suspended until Monday, December 14, 2020 to prevent non-essential gatherings of the public and City employees. The region is experiencing unprecedented intensification of the COVID-19 pandemic and decisive action is needed to reverse the course and mitigate the spread of COVID-19 to the City’s vulnerable populations. Under this Order, the Mayor or City Manager may grant meeting exceptions as necessary and on such conditions that the City Manager may establish to protect the general public and the health of City employees. The Administration is authorized to take all necessary and proper actions to implement this order, including by relaxing applicable codes, rules, and regulations as necessary to provide for safe alternatives tFiled  Action details Not available
202002236 13.StatementSTATEMENT, (AMENDED JOINT EMERGENCY ORDER), submitted by Mayor John Cranley, City Manager Paula Boggs Muething, and Commissioner Melba Moore, Pursuant to Article III of the Cincinnati Charter, Article XVIII of the Administrative Code of the City of Cincinnati, and Ohio Department of Health Orders, I hereby order that in-person attendance by the public at meetings of the City of Cincinnati shall be prohibited through Sunday, February 14, 2021 to reduce the potential for large indoor gatherings of the public and City employees. The region continues to experience dangerous intensification of the COVID-19 pandemic and strong action is needed to slow the course and mitigate the spread of COVID-19 to the City’s vulnerable populations and to prevent City meetings from becoming “superspreader” events that materially affect the City’s ability to perform essential government functions. This Order affirms the City Manager’s ongoing authority under this Order and the City Charter to limit public and employee access to City buildings and facilities due to the pandemic. The Administration is furthFiled  Action details Not available
202002241 14.CommunicationCOMMUNICATION, submitted by Mayor John Cranley, I hereby name Jan-Michele Lemon Kearney, chairperson of Neighborhoods Committee. I hereby name Betsy Sundermann, chairperson of the Education, Innovation and Growth Committee.Filed  Action details Not available
202002254 15.AppointmentAPPOINTMENT, submitted by Mayor John Cranley, I hereby appoint Terry Rath to the Cincinnati Elections Commission as the Republican-affiliated member. Mr. Rath will fill the unexpired term of Liz Keating, and his term shall expire on June 27, 2022. This appointment is submitted to City Council for its advice and consent pursuant to its Rules. (Male/White)Held one week pursuant to rule of council  Action details Not available
202002262 16.AppointmentAPPOINTMENT, submitted by Mayor John Cranley, I hereby appoint Tanu Bhati to the Cincinnati Art Museum Board of Trustees for a term of six years. This appointment is submitted to City Council for its advice and consent pursuant to its Rules. (Female/AA)Held one week pursuant to rule of council  Action details Not available
202002266 17.AppointmentAPPOINTMENT, submitted by Mayor John Cranley, I hereby appoint Brendon Cull to the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority Board for a term of three years. This appointment is submitted to City Council for its advice and consent pursuant to its Rules. (Male/White)ConfirmedPass Action details Not available
202002266 1 AppointmentAPPOINTMENT, submitted by Mayor John Cranley, I hereby appoint Brendon Cull to the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority Board for a term of three years. This appointment is submitted to City Council for its advice and consent pursuant to its Rules. (Male/White)Immediate ConsiderationPass Action details Not available
202002275 18.AppointmentAPPOINTMENT, submitted by Mayor John Cranley, I hereby appoint Kreg Keesee to the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority Board for a terms of three years. This appointment is submitted to City Council for its advice and consent pursuant to its Rules. (Male/White)ConfirmedPass Action details Not available
202002275 1 AppointmentAPPOINTMENT, submitted by Mayor John Cranley, I hereby appoint Kreg Keesee to the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority Board for a terms of three years. This appointment is submitted to City Council for its advice and consent pursuant to its Rules. (Male/White)Immediate ConsiderationPass Action details Not available
202002283 19.AppointmentAPPOINTMENT, submitted by Mayor John Cranley, I hereby appoint Rod Hinton to the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority Board for a term of two years. This appointment is submitted to City Council for its advice and consent pursuant to its Rules. (Male/AA)ConfirmedPass Action details Not available
202002283 1 AppointmentAPPOINTMENT, submitted by Mayor John Cranley, I hereby appoint Rod Hinton to the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority Board for a term of two years. This appointment is submitted to City Council for its advice and consent pursuant to its Rules. (Male/AA)Immediate ConsiderationPass Action details Not available
202002291 110.AppointmentAPPOINTMENT, submitted by Mayor John Cranley, I hereby appoint Gwen Robinson to the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority Board for a term of two years. This appointment is submitted to City Council for its advice and consent pursuant to its Rules. (Female/AA)ConfirmedPass Action details Not available
202002291 1 AppointmentAPPOINTMENT, submitted by Mayor John Cranley, I hereby appoint Gwen Robinson to the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority Board for a term of two years. This appointment is submitted to City Council for its advice and consent pursuant to its Rules. (Female/AA)Immediate ConsiderationPass Action details Not available
202002297 111.AppointmentAPPOINTMENT, submitted by Mayor John Cranley, I hereby appoint Maurice Brown to the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority Board for a term of one year. This appointment is submitted to City Council for its advice and consent pursuant to its Rules. (Male/AA)ConfirmedPass Action details Not available
202002297 1 AppointmentAPPOINTMENT, submitted by Mayor John Cranley, I hereby appoint Maurice Brown to the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority Board for a term of one year. This appointment is submitted to City Council for its advice and consent pursuant to its Rules. (Male/AA)Immediate ConsiderationPass Action details Not available
202002301 112.ReappointmentREAPPOINTMENT, submitted by Mayor John Cranley, I hereby reappoint Megan Redmond to the Internal Audit Committee for a term of two years. This appointment is submitted to City Council for its advice and consent pursuant to its Rules. (Female/White)Held one week pursuant to rule of council  Action details Not available
202002322 113.AppointmentAPPOINTMENT, submitted by Mayor John Cranley, I hereby appoint Molly North to the Board of Park Commissioners for a term of six years. This appointment is submitted to City Council for its advice and consent pursuant to its Rules. (Female/White)Held one week pursuant to rule of council  Action details Not available
202002318 114.ReappointmentREAPPOINTMENT, submitted by Mayor John Cranley, I hereby reappoint Pradeep Bekal to the board of the Port of Greater Cincinnati Development Authority for a term of four years. This appointment is submitted to City Council for its advice and consent pursuant to its Rules. (Male/ A)Held one week pursuant to rule of council  Action details Not available
202002227 115.OrdinanceORDINANCE, dated 12/10/2020, submitted by Councilmember Landsman, from Andrew W. Garth, Interim City Solicitor, ESTABLISHING a City of Cincinnati Children and Families Cabinet, whose purpose is to advise the Mayor and Council about policy initiatives and to measure and monitor data on the improvement of safety, housing, health, cultural and societal exposure, and career opportunities for children and families in Cincinnati.Referred to Major Projects & Smart Government Committee  Action details Not available
202002234 116.MotionMOTION, submitted by Councilmember Landsman, In an effort to restore public trust and confidence in City Hall, WE MOVE that the Administration prepare ordinances and a report on the following recommendations. Cincinnati Ethics Commission. In partnership with the Ohio Ethics Commission, the Administration will establish a local commission to improve oversight and transparency. This “Cincinnati Ethics Commission” will be supported by a Chief Ethics and Good Government Officer, and developed and designed by the Administration and not elected officials, particularly the number and qualifications of the commissioners. The commission should be in support of and in addition to the Ohio Ethics Commission. It should not supplant any of the work of the Ohio Ethics Commission. (BALANCE ON FILE IN CLERK’S OFFICE).Referred to Law & Public Safety Committee  Action details Not available
202002167 117.MotionMOTION, submitted by Councilmember Mann, I move that Council change the way development agreements are negotiated. We must separate the negotiations from the final decisions. Without political interference, our civil servants should negotiate with developers pursuant to written policies adopted by Council and the Mayor. Council would be involved only in reviewing and then approving, rejecting or modifying the proposed development. If our negotiators require guidance during negotiations, they would be expected to use a transparent process involving all elected officials. New written Council policies should: 1. Clearly define the separate roles of the city’s development and administrative officers and Members of Council; and 2. Establish clear boundaries separating those roles. (STATEMENT ATTACHED).Referred to Law & Public Safety Committee  Action details Not available
202002183 118.MotionMOTION, submitted by Councilmember Mann, I move that the City establish a Commission To Clean Up City Council, a small blue-ribbon panel of no more than nine members to study the city’s development process, in particular negotiations with private developers, and develop recommendations to improve it and better insulate it from political influence and cronyism. (BALANCE ON FILE IN CLERK’S OFFICE) (STATEMENT ATTACHED).Referred to Law & Public Safety Committee  Action details Not available
202002232 119.MotionMOTION, submitted by Councilmember Seelbach, I MOVE to be removed from the Education, innovation & Growth Committee.Referred to Major Projects & Smart Government Committee  Action details Not available
202002233 120.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY), submitted by Vice Mayor Smitherman, from Andrew W. Garth, Interim City Solicitor, TO SUBMIT to the electors of the City of Cincinnati an amendment to the Charter of the City to prohibit council members from revising their successor designation certificates subsequent to being indicted for a felony or the filing of criminal charges relating to official conduct against them by amending Article II, Section 4b and repealing existing Section 4b of Article II; and to require the appointment of a special prosecutor by the City Solicitor in the event of an action under Ohio law to remove a member of Council where a member of council has been indicted for a felony or a criminal complaint has been filed against a member for charges relating to official conduct by amending Article IV by enacting new Section 5b.Referred to Education, Innovation & Growth Committee  Action details Not available
202002237 121.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY), submitted by Councilmember Sundermann, from Andrew W. Garth, Interim City Solicitor, MODIFYING the Administrative Code of the City of Cincinnati by amending Article XXVI, “Financial Disclosure Requirements,” to require members of Council and the Mayor to disclose gifts, loans, or services totaling $75 or more on the financial disclosure form filed with the CityReferred to Law & Public Safety Committee  Action details Not available
202002238 122.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY), submitted by Councilmember Sundermann, from Andrew W. Garth, Interim City Solicitor, TO SUBMIT to the electors of the City of Cincinnati an amendment to the Charter of the City to provide for the suspension of members of City Council upon the filing of an indictment or the filing of certain criminal charges, but before a conviction; to provide for the removal of members of City Council upon the conviction of or guilty plea to certain criminal charges; to require ethics training for council members within 60 days of taking the oath of office; to prohibit council members from revising their successor designation certificates subsequent to being indicted for a state or federal felony or the filing of certain criminal charges against them; and to provide that if a member of City Council is in violation of civil statutes pertaining to official City Council duties, the member shall reimburse the City for the member’s share of judgements, fines, and penalties, as well as costs associated with the City’s legal representation of the member, by amending Section 4b and enReferred to Education, Innovation & Growth Committee  Action details Not available
202001976 123.ReportREPORT, dated 2/15/2021, submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, Interim City Manager, regarding Implementation of Tax Increment Financing District Policy for Affordable Housing. (SEE REFERENCE DOC #202000851)Referred to Budget & Finance Committee  Action details Not available
202002025 124.ReportREPORT, dated 12/16/2020, submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, regarding City Assistance to Support Homeownership & Analysis of a Loan Fund for Homeowner Repairs. (SEE REFERENCE DOCUMENT #202001394)Referred to Budget & Finance Committee  Action details Not available
202002122 125.ReportREPORT, dated 12/16/2020 submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on a communication from the State of Ohio, Division of Liquor Control, advising of a permit application for 24 PAWS LLC, 6350 Gracely Drive, Cincinnati, Ohio 45233. (#9118579, C1, C2, D6, TRANSFER) [Objections: NONE]Filed  Action details Not available
202002125 126.ReportREPORT, dated 12/16/2020 submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on a communication from the State of Ohio, Division of Liquor Control, advising of a permit application for CORPORATION FOR FINLAY MARKET, 1801 Race Street - Brzwy - Farmers Market Shed, N Parking Lot - 130-135 Elder Street between Race & Elm Streets, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202. (#17512670005, F8, TEMPORARY) [Objections: NONE]Filed  Action details Not available
202002126 127.ReportREPORT, dated 12/16/2020 submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on a communication from the State of Ohio, Division of Liquor Control, advising of a permit application for YALLA BAR LLC, DBA YALLA BAR, 1107 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202. (#9805431, D5, D6, TRANSFER) [Objections: NONE]Filed  Action details Not available
202002128 128.ReportREPORT, dated 12/16/2020, submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, regarding Linn Street Safety Project. (SEE REFERENCE DOC #202001483)Referred to Neighborhoods Committee  Action details Not available
202002129 129.ReportREPORT, dated 12/16/2020 submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on a communication from the State of Ohio, Division of Liquor Control, advising of a permit application for B & B BEER CO LLC, DBA GROWLER HOUSE, 1526 Madison Road and Patio, Cincinnati, Ohio 45206. (#0410085, D5J, D6, TRANSFER) [Objections: NONE]Filed  Action details Not available
202002138 130.ReportREPORT, dated 12/16/2020, submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, regarding Marijuana-Only Warnings/Citations/Arrests Monthly Report for October 2020.Referred to Law & Public Safety Committee  Action details Not available
202002130 131.ReportREPORT, dated 12/16/2020, submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, regarding Parklet Program. (SEE REFERENCE DOC #202001207)Referred to Neighborhoods Committee  Action details Not available
202002142 132.OrdinanceORDINANCE submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/16/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Property Sale Agreement with the Ohio Historical Society, doing business as Ohio History Connection, for the sale of City-owned real property generally located along Foraker Avenue and Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, adjacent to the Harriet Beecher Stowe House Local Historic Landmark, in the Walnut Hills neighborhood of Cincinnati.Referred to Budget & Finance Committee  Action details Not available
202002141 133.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/16/2020, AUTHORIZING the payment of $29,352.38 as a moral obligation to Environmental & Safety Solutions, Inc. for contact tracing services and nurse and medical assistant services provided to the Cincinnati Health Department in connection with the COVID-19 pandemic.Referred to Budget & Finance Committee  Action details Not available
202002145 134.ReportREPORT, dated 12/16/2020 submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on a communication from the State of Ohio, Division of Liquor Control, advising of a permit application for GOGA 4 CORP, DBA AMALIS MINIMART, 502 Elberon Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45205. (#3241988, C1, C2, D6, TRANSFER) [Objections: NONE]Filed  Action details Not available
202002156 135.ReportREPORT, dated 12/16/2020, submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, regarding Heekin Avenue Safety Improvements. (SEE REFERENCE DOC #202001200)Referred to Neighborhoods Committee  Action details Not available
202002168 136.ReportREPORT, dated 12/16/2020, submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, regarding MOTION, submitted by Councilmember Mann, WE MOVE that the City administration, in light of a recent fatality on Langdon Farm Road, immediately work with Pleasant Ridge Neighborhood representatives to develop a plan to remedy the documented safety issues along this heavily travelled road. (STATEMENT ATTACHED). (SEE REFERENCE DOC #202002010)Referred to Neighborhoods Committee  Action details Not available
202002169 137.ReportREPORT, dated 12/16/2020, submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, regarding MOTION, submitted by Councilmember Kearney, WE MOVE that the City Administration provide a report as soon as possible and not longer than fourteen (14) days regarding the feasibility of installing a mechanism (e.g., speed bumps, a stop sign or traffic lights) to reduce vehicle speed to the required speed of 25 mph at the intersection of Winneste and Strand in Winton Hills, and continuing through the school zone where are located Winton Hills Academy, Winton Hills Medical and Health Center, Winton Hills Community Church, Mother of Christ Catholic Church, and the Winton Hills Recreation Center. WE MOVE further that the City of Cincinnati make a recommendation and provide a timeline for resolving the issue of speeding vehicles in the area referenced above. (SEE REFERENCE DOC #202001732)Referred to Neighborhoods Committee  Action details Not available
202002171 138.ReportREPORT, dated 12/16/2020 submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on a communication from the State of Ohio, Division of Liquor Control, advising of a permit application for TOTAL QUALITY MANAGEMENT LLC, 5832 Bramble Avenue, 1st Floor & Beer Garden, Cincinnati, Ohio 45227. (#90027050006, D5, NEW) [Objections: YES]Filed  Action details Not available
202002172 139.ReportREPORT, dated 12/16/2020 submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on a communication from the State of Ohio, Division of Liquor Control, advising of a permit application for JACK BROWNS CINCINNATI LLC, DBA JACK BROWNS BEER & BURGER JOINT, 1207 Main Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202. (#4213950, D5J, NEW) [Objections: NONE]Filed  Action details Not available
202002186 140.ReportREPORT, dated 12/16/2020, submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, regarding Cincinnati Health Department Behavioral Health Services Partnership. (SEE REFERENCE DOC #202001900)Referred to Budget & Finance Committee  Action details Not available
202002187 241.Legislative ResolutionRESOLUTION (LEGISLATIVE) (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/16/2020, Adopting the Calendar Year Budget for Current Operating Expenses of the City of Cincinnati for the calendar year 2022 and submitting the same to the County Auditor. (VERSION B)Referred to Budget & Finance Committee  Action details Not available
202002188 142.Legislative ResolutionRESOLUTION (LEGISLATIVE) (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/16/2020, ADOPTING the Calendar Year Budget for Current Operating Expenses of the City of Cincinnati for the calendar year 2022 and submitting the same to the County Auditor. (VERSION A)Referred to Budget & Finance Committee  Action details Not available
202002189 143.Legislative ResolutionRESOLUTION (LEGISLATIVE) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/16/2020, DESIGNATING specific City personnel to request advances from the Auditor of Hamilton County as required by Sections 321.34 of the Ohio Revised Code and REQUESTING that the Auditor of Hamilton County draw, and the Treasurer of Hamilton County pay on such draft to the Treasurer of the City of Cincinnati weekly beginning January 4, 2021 funds derived from such taxes which may be in the county treasury to the account of the City of Cincinnati.Referred to Budget & Finance Committee  Action details Not available
202002192 144.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/16/2020, AMENDING Ordinance No. 79-1981 to modify the revocable street privilege granted thereunder to the Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority, which revocable street privilege authorized the construction and maintenance of certain retaining structures in City-owned right-of-way in order to provide lateral support for a portion of Westwood Northern Boulevard.Referred to Budget & Finance Committee  Action details Not available
202002215 145.ReportREPORT, dated 12/16/2020, submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, regarding MOTION, submitted by Councilmember Kearney, WE MOVE for the Department of Transportation and Engineering (DOTE) to provide a report in response to Community Budget Requests from East Price Hill Improvement Association (EPHIA) pertaining to Purcell Street improvements, Mt. Hope Hill sidewalk, and enhanced crosswalks for the Warsaw Avenue business corridor. (SEE REFERENCE DOC #202001901)Referred to Neighborhoods Committee  Action details Not available
202002219 146.OrdinanceORDINANCE submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/16/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Lease Agreement with OTR Collective LLC, doing business as Cobblestone OTR, pursuant to which the City will lease a portion of Baldwin Alley south of West 12th Street in the Over-the-Rhine neighborhood for a term of up to twenty years.Referred to Budget & Finance Committee  Action details Not available
202002229 147.ReportREPORT, dated 12/16/2020, submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, regarding Review of Walworth HOMEARAMA Project Costs. (SEE REFERENCE DOC#202002026) (MS. KEATING IS EXCUSED FROM VOTING ON THIS ITEM)Referred to Budget & Finance Committee  Action details Not available
202002309 248.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/16/2020, APPROVING an application for the creation of a designated outdoor refreshment area to be known as “DORA at The Banks,” pursuant to Chapter 838 of the Cincinnati Municipal Code, “Outdoor Refreshment Areas,” and AUTHORIZING the City Manager to take all necessary and proper steps to provide for the operation and maintenance of the designated outdoor refreshment area.Referred to Economic, Growth & Zoning Committee  Action details Not available
202002174 149.AppointmentAPPOINTMENT, submitted by the Clerk of Council, from Emily Woerner, Deputy City Solicitor, from Judge Ralph Winkler, hereby appointing Steven P. Goodin as the interim replacement councilmember to assume the rights, powers, and responsibilities of Jeffrey Pastor, Jr. in Mr. Pastor’s capacity as a Councilmember of the Cincinnati City Council.Filed  Action details Not available
202002239 150.CommunicationCOMMUNICATION, submitted by the Clerk of Council, from Andrew W. Garth, Interim City Solicitor, Court Entry for Voluntary Suspension of Councilmember P.G. Sittenfeld per O.R.C. 3.16.Filed  Action details Not available
202002175 151.SuccessorSUCCESSOR DESIGNATION FORM, submitted by Councilmember Steven Goodin pursuant to the Charter and ORC 3.16.Filed  Action details Not available
202002184 152.RegistrationREGISTRATION, submitted by the Clerk of Council from Legislative Agent Lou Gentile, Principal, Vorys Advisors, 52 East Gay Street, Columbus, OH 43215 (VISTRA/DYNEGY)Filed  Action details Not available
202002185 153.RegistrationREGISTRATION, submitted by the Clerk of Council from Legislative Agent Lou Gentile, Principal, Vorys Advisors, 52 East Gay Street, Columbus, OH 43215 (BP)Filed  Action details Not available
202002240 154.Oath of OfficeOATH OF OFFICE, dated 11/30/2020 of Councilmember Steven P. Goodin, appointment to Interim member of the Cincinnati City Council.Filed  Action details Not available
202002243 155.AppointmentAPPOINTMENT, dated 12/14/2020, submitted by the Clerk of Council, recommending the appointment to legislative service of Sheila Andrews as Deputy Clerk in the Office of the Clerk of Council pursuant to Article II, Section 5a of the Charter of the City of Cincinnati.ConfirmedPass Action details Not available
202002244 156.StatementSTATEMENT, submitted by the Clerk of Council formally filing a copy of the Financial Disclosure Statement for Steven Goodin/Councilmember (ETHICS)Filed  Action details Not available
202002245 157.RegistrationREGISTRATION, submitted by the Clerk of Council from Legislative Agent Thomas E. Niehaus, Vorys Advisors, Principal, 301 E Fourth Street, Suite 3500, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202 (BP Pipeline)Filed  Action details Not available
202002267 158.CommunicationCOMMUNICATION, submitted by the Clerk of Council, from Hamilton County Board of County Commissioners, regarding Resolution granting a petition for the annexation of 10.786 acres from Columbia Township to the City of Cincinnati.Referred to Budget & Finance Committee  Action details Not available
202002308 159.CommunicationCOMMUNICATION, submitted by the Clerk of Council, from Andrew W. Garth, Interim City Solicitor, Court Entry for Voluntary Suspension of Councilmember Jeffrey Pastor per O.R.C. 3.16.Filed  Action details Not available
202002224 160.ResolutionRESOLUTION, dated 12/09/2020, submitted by Mayor John Cranley, from Andrew W. Garth, Interim City Solicitor, EXPRESSING the support of the Mayor and Cincinnati City Council for the City Administration to proceed without delay to undertake any all all efforts, including through litigation and the lobbying of members of the Ohio General Assembly on behalf of the City of Cincinnati and its residents, to oppose the enactment and support of repeal of Ohio House Bill 6 and the House ?Bill 6 Clean Air Fund Rider.PassedPass Action details Not available
202002225 161.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY), dated 12/09/2020, submitted by Councilmember Mann, from Andrew W. Garth, Interim City Solicitor, ESTABLISHING, the Economic Development Reform Panel (“Panel”), which shall have the mission of studying the City’s development process, in particular negotiations with private developers and making recommendations to the citizens of the City of Cincinnati, the Mayor and City Council regarding best practices and ways to improve the development process and better insulate it from political influence and cronyism; AUTHORIZING the transfer of $100,000 from the General Fund balance sheet reserve account no. 050x2580, “Reserve for Weather Related Events, Other Emergency and One-Time Needs,” to the unappropriated surplus of General Fund 050; and further AUTHORIZING the transfer of $100,000 from the unappropriated surplus of General Fud 050 to the City Manager’s Office General Fund personnel operating budget account no. 050x101x7100 for the purpose of implementing the Economic Development Reform Panel.Passed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002225 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY), dated 12/09/2020, submitted by Councilmember Mann, from Andrew W. Garth, Interim City Solicitor, ESTABLISHING, the Economic Development Reform Panel (“Panel”), which shall have the mission of studying the City’s development process, in particular negotiations with private developers and making recommendations to the citizens of the City of Cincinnati, the Mayor and City Council regarding best practices and ways to improve the development process and better insulate it from political influence and cronyism; AUTHORIZING the transfer of $100,000 from the General Fund balance sheet reserve account no. 050x2580, “Reserve for Weather Related Events, Other Emergency and One-Time Needs,” to the unappropriated surplus of General Fund 050; and further AUTHORIZING the transfer of $100,000 from the unappropriated surplus of General Fud 050 to the City Manager’s Office General Fund personnel operating budget account no. 050x101x7100 for the purpose of implementing the Economic Development Reform Panel.Emergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002225 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY), dated 12/09/2020, submitted by Councilmember Mann, from Andrew W. Garth, Interim City Solicitor, ESTABLISHING, the Economic Development Reform Panel (“Panel”), which shall have the mission of studying the City’s development process, in particular negotiations with private developers and making recommendations to the citizens of the City of Cincinnati, the Mayor and City Council regarding best practices and ways to improve the development process and better insulate it from political influence and cronyism; AUTHORIZING the transfer of $100,000 from the General Fund balance sheet reserve account no. 050x2580, “Reserve for Weather Related Events, Other Emergency and One-Time Needs,” to the unappropriated surplus of General Fund 050; and further AUTHORIZING the transfer of $100,000 from the unappropriated surplus of General Fud 050 to the City Manager’s Office General Fund personnel operating budget account no. 050x101x7100 for the purpose of implementing the Economic Development Reform Panel.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002107 162.OrdinanceORDINANCE submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 11/12/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Grant of Easement in favor of the Board of Trustees of the University of Cincinnati, granting a utility easement across a portion of City-owned right-of-way commonly known as Clifton Avenue in the CUF neighborhood of Cincinnati.PassedPass Action details Not available
202002107 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 11/12/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Grant of Easement in favor of the Board of Trustees of the University of Cincinnati, granting a utility easement across a portion of City-owned right-of-way commonly known as Clifton Avenue in the CUF neighborhood of Cincinnati.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002110 163.OrdinanceORDINANCE submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 11/12/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to accept and deposit a donation from the Cincinnati Fire Foundation in the amount of up to $32,500 into the General Fund revenue account no. 050x8571; AUTHORIZING the transfer and appropriation of up to $32,500 from the unappropriated surplus of General Fund 050 to the Fire Department’s General Fund non-personnel operating budget account no. 050x271x7300 for the purpose of purchasing advanced life support equipment for the Cincinnati Fire Department’s EMS Mountain Bike Unit.PassedPass Action details Not available
202002110 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 11/12/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to accept and deposit a donation from the Cincinnati Fire Foundation in the amount of up to $32,500 into the General Fund revenue account no. 050x8571; AUTHORIZING the transfer and appropriation of up to $32,500 from the unappropriated surplus of General Fund 050 to the Fire Department’s General Fund non-personnel operating budget account no. 050x271x7300 for the purpose of purchasing advanced life support equipment for the Cincinnati Fire Department’s EMS Mountain Bike Unit.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002111 164.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 11/12/2020, ESTABLISHING new capital improvement program project account no. 980x199x211916, “LeBlond Walking Trail Grant” for the purpose of providing resources for the engineering, design, and construction of a 0.25 mile long trail connecting the LeBlond Playground to the St. Rose Soccer Field; and AUTHORIZING the City Manager to apply for, accept, and appropriate a grant in an amount up to $70,000 from the Land and Water Conservation Fund awarded by the State of Ohio, Ohio Department of Natural Resources to newly established capital improvement program project account no. 980x199x211916, “LeBlond Walking Trail Grant,” for the purpose of assisting the Cincinnati Recreation Commission with the construction of a walking trail at the LeBlond Recreation Center.Passed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002111 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 11/12/2020, ESTABLISHING new capital improvement program project account no. 980x199x211916, “LeBlond Walking Trail Grant” for the purpose of providing resources for the engineering, design, and construction of a 0.25 mile long trail connecting the LeBlond Playground to the St. Rose Soccer Field; and AUTHORIZING the City Manager to apply for, accept, and appropriate a grant in an amount up to $70,000 from the Land and Water Conservation Fund awarded by the State of Ohio, Ohio Department of Natural Resources to newly established capital improvement program project account no. 980x199x211916, “LeBlond Walking Trail Grant,” for the purpose of assisting the Cincinnati Recreation Commission with the construction of a walking trail at the LeBlond Recreation Center.Emergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002111 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 11/12/2020, ESTABLISHING new capital improvement program project account no. 980x199x211916, “LeBlond Walking Trail Grant” for the purpose of providing resources for the engineering, design, and construction of a 0.25 mile long trail connecting the LeBlond Playground to the St. Rose Soccer Field; and AUTHORIZING the City Manager to apply for, accept, and appropriate a grant in an amount up to $70,000 from the Land and Water Conservation Fund awarded by the State of Ohio, Ohio Department of Natural Resources to newly established capital improvement program project account no. 980x199x211916, “LeBlond Walking Trail Grant,” for the purpose of assisting the Cincinnati Recreation Commission with the construction of a walking trail at the LeBlond Recreation Center.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002119 165.OrdinanceORDINANCE submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 11/12/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Grant of Easement in favor of Duke Energy Ohio, Inc., granting a utility easement over a portion of City-owned property generally located at 7215 Bridgetown Road in Miami Township, Hamilton County, Ohio.PassedPass Action details Not available
202002119 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 11/12/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Grant of Easement in favor of Duke Energy Ohio, Inc., granting a utility easement over a portion of City-owned property generally located at 7215 Bridgetown Road in Miami Township, Hamilton County, Ohio.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002140 166.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/16/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Fourth Amendment to the Warren County water area contract between the City of Cincinnati and the Board of County Commissioners of Warren County, Ohio to modify the area in the original agreement to be served by the CityPassed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002140 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/16/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Fourth Amendment to the Warren County water area contract between the City of Cincinnati and the Board of County Commissioners of Warren County, Ohio to modify the area in the original agreement to be served by the CityEmergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002140 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/16/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Fourth Amendment to the Warren County water area contract between the City of Cincinnati and the Board of County Commissioners of Warren County, Ohio to modify the area in the original agreement to be served by the CitySuspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002143 167.OrdinanceORDINANCE submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/16/2020, DESIGNATING Bellevue Avenue from William H. Taft Road to Oak Street located in the Corryville neighborhood as a Residential Parking Permit Area, in which area parking will be limited from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., Monday through Saturday, only to holders of residential parking permits issued by the City of Cincinnati pursuant to Cincinnati Municipal Code Chapter 514.PassedPass Action details Not available
202002143 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/16/2020, DESIGNATING Bellevue Avenue from William H. Taft Road to Oak Street located in the Corryville neighborhood as a Residential Parking Permit Area, in which area parking will be limited from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., Monday through Saturday, only to holders of residential parking permits issued by the City of Cincinnati pursuant to Cincinnati Municipal Code Chapter 514.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002144 168.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, ACCEPTING and confirming the donation of certain real property located along Auburn Avenue and East McMillan Street in the Corryville and Mt. Auburn neighborhoods of Cincinnati by Auburn Land Holdings LLC and 45 WHT LLC for eventual dedication as public right-of-way as part of the Auburn Avenue Improvements Taft to Gilman and East McMillan Macauley to Auburn Avenue road improvement project.Passed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002144 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, ACCEPTING and confirming the donation of certain real property located along Auburn Avenue and East McMillan Street in the Corryville and Mt. Auburn neighborhoods of Cincinnati by Auburn Land Holdings LLC and 45 WHT LLC for eventual dedication as public right-of-way as part of the Auburn Avenue Improvements Taft to Gilman and East McMillan Macauley to Auburn Avenue road improvement project.Emergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002144 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, ACCEPTING and confirming the donation of certain real property located along Auburn Avenue and East McMillan Street in the Corryville and Mt. Auburn neighborhoods of Cincinnati by Auburn Land Holdings LLC and 45 WHT LLC for eventual dedication as public right-of-way as part of the Auburn Avenue Improvements Taft to Gilman and East McMillan Macauley to Auburn Avenue road improvement project.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002194 169.OrdinanceORDINANCE submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, DESIGNATING certain portions of Green Street from Race Street to Vine Street, and certain portions of Republic Street from East Elder Street to Liberty Street, in the Over-The-Rhine neighborhood as a Residential Parking Permit Area, in which area parking will be limited to holders of residential parking permits issued by the City of Cincinnati pursuant to Cincinnati Municipal Code Chapter 514.PassedPass Action details Not available
202002194 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, DESIGNATING certain portions of Green Street from Race Street to Vine Street, and certain portions of Republic Street from East Elder Street to Liberty Street, in the Over-The-Rhine neighborhood as a Residential Parking Permit Area, in which area parking will be limited to holders of residential parking permits issued by the City of Cincinnati pursuant to Cincinnati Municipal Code Chapter 514.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002196 170.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Fourth Amendment to Contract between the City of Cincinnati and the City of Reading, Ohio.Passed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002196 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Fourth Amendment to Contract between the City of Cincinnati and the City of Reading, Ohio.Emergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002196 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Fourth Amendment to Contract between the City of Cincinnati and the City of Reading, Ohio.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002198 171.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Sixth Amendment to Water Contract between the City of Cincinnati and the Village of Addyston, Ohio.Passed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002198 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Sixth Amendment to Water Contract between the City of Cincinnati and the Village of Addyston, Ohio.Emergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002198 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Sixth Amendment to Water Contract between the City of Cincinnati and the Village of Addyston, Ohio.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002201 172.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Water Service Agreement between the City of Cincinnati and the City of Wyoming, Ohio for the continued sale of standby water to the City of Wyoming.Passed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002201 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Water Service Agreement between the City of Cincinnati and the City of Wyoming, Ohio for the continued sale of standby water to the City of Wyoming.Emergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002201 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Water Service Agreement between the City of Cincinnati and the City of Wyoming, Ohio for the continued sale of standby water to the City of Wyoming.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002204 173.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Third Amendment to the Water Service Contract between the City of Cincinnati and the Village of Glendale, Ohio.Passed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002204 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Third Amendment to the Water Service Contract between the City of Cincinnati and the Village of Glendale, Ohio.Emergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002204 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Third Amendment to the Water Service Contract between the City of Cincinnati and the Village of Glendale, Ohio.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002208 174.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Second Amendment to Agreement for water service between the City of Cincinnati and the Village of Woodlawn, Ohio.Passed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002208 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Second Amendment to Agreement for water service between the City of Cincinnati and the Village of Woodlawn, Ohio.Emergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002208 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute a Second Amendment to Agreement for water service between the City of Cincinnati and the Village of Woodlawn, Ohio.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002217 175.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, ESTABLISHING new capital improvement program project account no. 980x164x211637, “Outdoor Dining and Streetscapes - TIF” for the purpose of providing resources for the design and construction of public infrastructure improvements that facilitate outdoor dining and increase pedestrian safety in the Central Business District, Over-the-Rhine, and Pendleton, including but not limited to sidewalk improvements, street improvements, and construction costs of parklet improvements (“Public Infrastructure Improvements”); AUTHORIZING the transfer and appropriation of the sum of $2,000,000 from the unappropriated surplus of Downtown/OTR East Equivalent Fund 483 (Downtown/OTR East TIF District) to newly-established capital improvement program project account no. 980x164x211637, “Outdoor Dining and Streetscapes - TIF,” for the purpose of providing resources for the design and construction of the Public Infrastructure Improvements, as allowable by Ohio law; and further DECLARING expenditures from such project accoPassed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002217 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, ESTABLISHING new capital improvement program project account no. 980x164x211637, “Outdoor Dining and Streetscapes - TIF” for the purpose of providing resources for the design and construction of public infrastructure improvements that facilitate outdoor dining and increase pedestrian safety in the Central Business District, Over-the-Rhine, and Pendleton, including but not limited to sidewalk improvements, street improvements, and construction costs of parklet improvements (“Public Infrastructure Improvements”); AUTHORIZING the transfer and appropriation of the sum of $2,000,000 from the unappropriated surplus of Downtown/OTR East Equivalent Fund 483 (Downtown/OTR East TIF District) to newly-established capital improvement program project account no. 980x164x211637, “Outdoor Dining and Streetscapes - TIF,” for the purpose of providing resources for the design and construction of the Public Infrastructure Improvements, as allowable by Ohio law; and further DECLARING expenditures from such project accoEmergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002217 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, ESTABLISHING new capital improvement program project account no. 980x164x211637, “Outdoor Dining and Streetscapes - TIF” for the purpose of providing resources for the design and construction of public infrastructure improvements that facilitate outdoor dining and increase pedestrian safety in the Central Business District, Over-the-Rhine, and Pendleton, including but not limited to sidewalk improvements, street improvements, and construction costs of parklet improvements (“Public Infrastructure Improvements”); AUTHORIZING the transfer and appropriation of the sum of $2,000,000 from the unappropriated surplus of Downtown/OTR East Equivalent Fund 483 (Downtown/OTR East TIF District) to newly-established capital improvement program project account no. 980x164x211637, “Outdoor Dining and Streetscapes - TIF,” for the purpose of providing resources for the design and construction of the Public Infrastructure Improvements, as allowable by Ohio law; and further DECLARING expenditures from such project accoSuspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002193 176.ReportREPORT, dated 12/14/2020, submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, regarding Finance and Budget Monitoring Report for the Period Ending October 31, 2020.Approved & Filed  Action details Not available
202002195 177.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to apply for, accept, and appropriate a grant in the amount of up to $78,248.94 from the Hamilton County CARES Expanding Free Wi-Fi Program for the purpose of assisting the Cincinnati Parks Department with expanding free Wi-Fi services at nature centers and the Krohn Conservatory to provide educational programing that will promote safe, remote learning and workforce development; and AUTHORIZING the Finance Director to deposit the grant funds into COVID-19 Fund 473.Passed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002195 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to apply for, accept, and appropriate a grant in the amount of up to $78,248.94 from the Hamilton County CARES Expanding Free Wi-Fi Program for the purpose of assisting the Cincinnati Parks Department with expanding free Wi-Fi services at nature centers and the Krohn Conservatory to provide educational programing that will promote safe, remote learning and workforce development; and AUTHORIZING the Finance Director to deposit the grant funds into COVID-19 Fund 473.Emergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002195 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to apply for, accept, and appropriate a grant in the amount of up to $78,248.94 from the Hamilton County CARES Expanding Free Wi-Fi Program for the purpose of assisting the Cincinnati Parks Department with expanding free Wi-Fi services at nature centers and the Krohn Conservatory to provide educational programing that will promote safe, remote learning and workforce development; and AUTHORIZING the Finance Director to deposit the grant funds into COVID-19 Fund 473.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002197 178.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the establishment of capital improvement program project account nos. 980x091x210921, “CAGIS Buildings and Inspections Permit Migration”; 980x134x211305, “Treasury - Cashier and License System”; 980x311x214101, “Barrier Dam Storage Building”; and 980x311x214102, “CCTV Camera”; AUTHORIZING the redirection and appropriation of donated funds in the amount of $1,982.98 from capital improvement program project account no. 980x233x182324, “Pride Crosswalk,” to capital improvement program project account no. 980x233x192384, “Pedestrian Safety Improvements Downtown/OTR,” AUTHORIZING the transfer and return to source Funds 757, 758, 762, 823, 826, 858, 860, 864, and 870 the sum of $1,735,908.46 from various General Capital Budget capital improvement program project accounts to close out or decrease certain existing capital improvement program project accounts, according to Section 1 of the attached Schedule of Transfer; AUTHORIZING the transfer and return to source Funds 102, 103, 104, 107, 336, Passed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002197 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the establishment of capital improvement program project account nos. 980x091x210921, “CAGIS Buildings and Inspections Permit Migration”; 980x134x211305, “Treasury - Cashier and License System”; 980x311x214101, “Barrier Dam Storage Building”; and 980x311x214102, “CCTV Camera”; AUTHORIZING the redirection and appropriation of donated funds in the amount of $1,982.98 from capital improvement program project account no. 980x233x182324, “Pride Crosswalk,” to capital improvement program project account no. 980x233x192384, “Pedestrian Safety Improvements Downtown/OTR,” AUTHORIZING the transfer and return to source Funds 757, 758, 762, 823, 826, 858, 860, 864, and 870 the sum of $1,735,908.46 from various General Capital Budget capital improvement program project accounts to close out or decrease certain existing capital improvement program project accounts, according to Section 1 of the attached Schedule of Transfer; AUTHORIZING the transfer and return to source Funds 102, 103, 104, 107, 336, Emergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002197 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the establishment of capital improvement program project account nos. 980x091x210921, “CAGIS Buildings and Inspections Permit Migration”; 980x134x211305, “Treasury - Cashier and License System”; 980x311x214101, “Barrier Dam Storage Building”; and 980x311x214102, “CCTV Camera”; AUTHORIZING the redirection and appropriation of donated funds in the amount of $1,982.98 from capital improvement program project account no. 980x233x182324, “Pride Crosswalk,” to capital improvement program project account no. 980x233x192384, “Pedestrian Safety Improvements Downtown/OTR,” AUTHORIZING the transfer and return to source Funds 757, 758, 762, 823, 826, 858, 860, 864, and 870 the sum of $1,735,908.46 from various General Capital Budget capital improvement program project accounts to close out or decrease certain existing capital improvement program project accounts, according to Section 1 of the attached Schedule of Transfer; AUTHORIZING the transfer and return to source Funds 102, 103, 104, 107, 336, Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002199 179.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the acceptance of the sum of up to $1,000,000 from the Hamilton County, Ohio Coronavirus Relief Fund on behalf of the Duke Energy Convention Center for COVID-19 related expenses; AUTHORIZING the Finance Director to deposit the funds in Fund 103 “Convention Center”; AUTHORIZING the appropriation of the sum of $1,000,000 from the unappropriated surplus of Convention Center Fund 103 to the Convention Center Fund non-personnel operating budget account no. 103x243x7300 for the purpose of providing reimbursement of or resources for certain non-personnel expenditures as set forth in the attached Attachment A; AUTHORIZING the acceptance of the sum of $302,724.10 from the Hamilton County, Ohio Coronavirus Relief Fund redistribution process for the purpose of providing reimbursement of or resources for certain non-personnel expenditures related to COVID-19 response; AUTHORIZING the Finance Director to deposit the funds in Fund 473 “COVID-19”; AUTHORIZING the appropriation of the sum of $302,724.1Passed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002199 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the acceptance of the sum of up to $1,000,000 from the Hamilton County, Ohio Coronavirus Relief Fund on behalf of the Duke Energy Convention Center for COVID-19 related expenses; AUTHORIZING the Finance Director to deposit the funds in Fund 103 “Convention Center”; AUTHORIZING the appropriation of the sum of $1,000,000 from the unappropriated surplus of Convention Center Fund 103 to the Convention Center Fund non-personnel operating budget account no. 103x243x7300 for the purpose of providing reimbursement of or resources for certain non-personnel expenditures as set forth in the attached Attachment A; AUTHORIZING the acceptance of the sum of $302,724.10 from the Hamilton County, Ohio Coronavirus Relief Fund redistribution process for the purpose of providing reimbursement of or resources for certain non-personnel expenditures related to COVID-19 response; AUTHORIZING the Finance Director to deposit the funds in Fund 473 “COVID-19”; AUTHORIZING the appropriation of the sum of $302,724.1Emergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002199 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the acceptance of the sum of up to $1,000,000 from the Hamilton County, Ohio Coronavirus Relief Fund on behalf of the Duke Energy Convention Center for COVID-19 related expenses; AUTHORIZING the Finance Director to deposit the funds in Fund 103 “Convention Center”; AUTHORIZING the appropriation of the sum of $1,000,000 from the unappropriated surplus of Convention Center Fund 103 to the Convention Center Fund non-personnel operating budget account no. 103x243x7300 for the purpose of providing reimbursement of or resources for certain non-personnel expenditures as set forth in the attached Attachment A; AUTHORIZING the acceptance of the sum of $302,724.10 from the Hamilton County, Ohio Coronavirus Relief Fund redistribution process for the purpose of providing reimbursement of or resources for certain non-personnel expenditures related to COVID-19 response; AUTHORIZING the Finance Director to deposit the funds in Fund 473 “COVID-19”; AUTHORIZING the appropriation of the sum of $302,724.1Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002200 180.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, ESTABLISHING capital improvement program project account no. 980x248x212404, “USquare PARCS Replacement”; and AUTHORIZING the transfer and appropriation of $230,000 from Parking System Facilities Fund balance sheet account no. 102x3441, “U-Square Garage - Reserve for Capital Projects,” to newly established capital improvement program project account no. 980x248x212404, “USquare PARCS Replacement” to provide resources to replace the parking access and revenue control system at the USquare Garage East and West.Passed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002200 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, ESTABLISHING capital improvement program project account no. 980x248x212404, “USquare PARCS Replacement”; and AUTHORIZING the transfer and appropriation of $230,000 from Parking System Facilities Fund balance sheet account no. 102x3441, “U-Square Garage - Reserve for Capital Projects,” to newly established capital improvement program project account no. 980x248x212404, “USquare PARCS Replacement” to provide resources to replace the parking access and revenue control system at the USquare Garage East and West.Emergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002200 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, ESTABLISHING capital improvement program project account no. 980x248x212404, “USquare PARCS Replacement”; and AUTHORIZING the transfer and appropriation of $230,000 from Parking System Facilities Fund balance sheet account no. 102x3441, “U-Square Garage - Reserve for Capital Projects,” to newly established capital improvement program project account no. 980x248x212404, “USquare PARCS Replacement” to provide resources to replace the parking access and revenue control system at the USquare Garage East and West.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002202 181.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the transfer and return to source Capital Funds 858 and 870 the sum of $600,000.00 from various General Capital Budget capital improvement program project accounts for the purpose of decreasing certain existing capital improvement program project accounts, according to Section A of the attached Schedule of Transfer; and AUTHORIZING the transfer and appropriation of the sum of $600,000.00 from the unappropriated surplus of Capital Funds 858 and 870 to an existing capital improvement program project account for the purpose of providing resources for a certain capital improvement program project account, according to Section B of the attached Schedule of Transfer.Passed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002202 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the transfer and return to source Capital Funds 858 and 870 the sum of $600,000.00 from various General Capital Budget capital improvement program project accounts for the purpose of decreasing certain existing capital improvement program project accounts, according to Section A of the attached Schedule of Transfer; and AUTHORIZING the transfer and appropriation of the sum of $600,000.00 from the unappropriated surplus of Capital Funds 858 and 870 to an existing capital improvement program project account for the purpose of providing resources for a certain capital improvement program project account, according to Section B of the attached Schedule of Transfer.Emergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002202 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the transfer and return to source Capital Funds 858 and 870 the sum of $600,000.00 from various General Capital Budget capital improvement program project accounts for the purpose of decreasing certain existing capital improvement program project accounts, according to Section A of the attached Schedule of Transfer; and AUTHORIZING the transfer and appropriation of the sum of $600,000.00 from the unappropriated surplus of Capital Funds 858 and 870 to an existing capital improvement program project account for the purpose of providing resources for a certain capital improvement program project account, according to Section B of the attached Schedule of Transfer.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002203 182.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to deposit donations from the Cincinnati business community, individual benefactors and other appropriate sources into Fund 314 - Special Events for the purpose of providing funding to rename the entire stretch of Reading Road that is located within Cincinnati city limits as “President Barack Obama Avenue”; and APPROVING AND AUTHORIZING the solicitation, acceptance, and appropriation of said donations.Passed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002203 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to deposit donations from the Cincinnati business community, individual benefactors and other appropriate sources into Fund 314 - Special Events for the purpose of providing funding to rename the entire stretch of Reading Road that is located within Cincinnati city limits as “President Barack Obama Avenue”; and APPROVING AND AUTHORIZING the solicitation, acceptance, and appropriation of said donations.Emergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002203 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to deposit donations from the Cincinnati business community, individual benefactors and other appropriate sources into Fund 314 - Special Events for the purpose of providing funding to rename the entire stretch of Reading Road that is located within Cincinnati city limits as “President Barack Obama Avenue”; and APPROVING AND AUTHORIZING the solicitation, acceptance, and appropriation of said donations.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002205 183.OrdinanceORDINANCE submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to accept and appropriate a donation in the amount of $50,000 from the Cincinnati Recreation Foundation on behalf of the Cincinnati Bengals organization and individual Bengals players for the purpose of delivering the Cincinnati Bengals DIVE RIGHT Flag Football Program to Cincinnati area youth; and AUTHORIZING the Finance Director to deposit the grant funds in Fund 319, “Contributions for Recreation Purposes,” account no. 8571.PassedPass Action details Not available
202002205 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to accept and appropriate a donation in the amount of $50,000 from the Cincinnati Recreation Foundation on behalf of the Cincinnati Bengals organization and individual Bengals players for the purpose of delivering the Cincinnati Bengals DIVE RIGHT Flag Football Program to Cincinnati area youth; and AUTHORIZING the Finance Director to deposit the grant funds in Fund 319, “Contributions for Recreation Purposes,” account no. 8571.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002206 184.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, ESTABLISHING capital improvement program project account no. 980x232x212373, “Wasson Way Trail Grants,” for the purpose of providing grant resources for the Wasson Way Trail project, which includes the construction of a shared-use path for bicycles and pedestrians along a segment of an unused rail line running east-west through a number of eastside Cincinnati neighborhoods; AUTHORIZING the City Manager to accept and appropriate grant resources in an amount up to $3,475,670 from the Federal Surface Transportation Block Grant and Transportation Alternatives programs (CFDA 20.205) awarded through the Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council of Governments to newly established capital improvement program project account no. 980x232x212373, “Wasson Way Trail Grants,” for the purpose of providing grant resources for Phases 4 and 5 of the Wasson Way Trail project (PID 112893); AUTHORIZING the City Manager to enter into a Local Public Agency agreement with the Director of the Ohio Department of TransportationPassed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002206 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, ESTABLISHING capital improvement program project account no. 980x232x212373, “Wasson Way Trail Grants,” for the purpose of providing grant resources for the Wasson Way Trail project, which includes the construction of a shared-use path for bicycles and pedestrians along a segment of an unused rail line running east-west through a number of eastside Cincinnati neighborhoods; AUTHORIZING the City Manager to accept and appropriate grant resources in an amount up to $3,475,670 from the Federal Surface Transportation Block Grant and Transportation Alternatives programs (CFDA 20.205) awarded through the Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council of Governments to newly established capital improvement program project account no. 980x232x212373, “Wasson Way Trail Grants,” for the purpose of providing grant resources for Phases 4 and 5 of the Wasson Way Trail project (PID 112893); AUTHORIZING the City Manager to enter into a Local Public Agency agreement with the Director of the Ohio Department of TransportationEmergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002206 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, ESTABLISHING capital improvement program project account no. 980x232x212373, “Wasson Way Trail Grants,” for the purpose of providing grant resources for the Wasson Way Trail project, which includes the construction of a shared-use path for bicycles and pedestrians along a segment of an unused rail line running east-west through a number of eastside Cincinnati neighborhoods; AUTHORIZING the City Manager to accept and appropriate grant resources in an amount up to $3,475,670 from the Federal Surface Transportation Block Grant and Transportation Alternatives programs (CFDA 20.205) awarded through the Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council of Governments to newly established capital improvement program project account no. 980x232x212373, “Wasson Way Trail Grants,” for the purpose of providing grant resources for Phases 4 and 5 of the Wasson Way Trail project (PID 112893); AUTHORIZING the City Manager to enter into a Local Public Agency agreement with the Director of the Ohio Department of TransportationSuspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002207 185.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to apply for, accept, and appropriate a grant in the amount of up to $75,000 from the Hamilton County CARES Youth Services Relief Fund to Fund 324, “Recreation Federal Grant Projects,’ non-personnel operating budget account no. 324x199x7200, for the purpose of assisting the Cincinnati Recreation Department with the increased cost of providing youth service programming during the COVID-19 pandemic; and AUTHORIZING the Finance Director to deposit the grant funds into Fund 324, “Recreation Federal Grant Projects”, account no. 8551.Passed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002207 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to apply for, accept, and appropriate a grant in the amount of up to $75,000 from the Hamilton County CARES Youth Services Relief Fund to Fund 324, “Recreation Federal Grant Projects,’ non-personnel operating budget account no. 324x199x7200, for the purpose of assisting the Cincinnati Recreation Department with the increased cost of providing youth service programming during the COVID-19 pandemic; and AUTHORIZING the Finance Director to deposit the grant funds into Fund 324, “Recreation Federal Grant Projects”, account no. 8551.Emergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002207 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to apply for, accept, and appropriate a grant in the amount of up to $75,000 from the Hamilton County CARES Youth Services Relief Fund to Fund 324, “Recreation Federal Grant Projects,’ non-personnel operating budget account no. 324x199x7200, for the purpose of assisting the Cincinnati Recreation Department with the increased cost of providing youth service programming during the COVID-19 pandemic; and AUTHORIZING the Finance Director to deposit the grant funds into Fund 324, “Recreation Federal Grant Projects”, account no. 8551.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002209 186.OrdinanceORDINANCE submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, ESTABLISHING new capital improvement program project account no. 980x233x212349, “Street Rehabilitation MRF Grants,” for the purpose of providing Hamilton County Municipal Road Fund grant resources for the repair and resurfacing of streets under the Street Rehabilitation Program including repairs to curbs, pavements, and resurfacing the roadway; AUTHORIZING the City Manager to accept and appropriate a grant in the amount of up to $126,500 from the Hamilton County Municipal Road Fund for the purpose of providing grant resources for the Red Bank Expressway Rehabilitation project, which will rehabilitate a portion of Red Bank Expressway in the Madisonville neighborhood; and AUTHORIZING the Finance Director to deposit the grant funds into capital improvement program project account no. 980x233x212349, "Street Rehabilitation MRF Grants"; and further AUTHORIZING the City Manager to enter into any agreements necessary for the receipt and administration of these grant resources.PassedPass Action details Not available
202002209 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, ESTABLISHING new capital improvement program project account no. 980x233x212349, “Street Rehabilitation MRF Grants,” for the purpose of providing Hamilton County Municipal Road Fund grant resources for the repair and resurfacing of streets under the Street Rehabilitation Program including repairs to curbs, pavements, and resurfacing the roadway; AUTHORIZING the City Manager to accept and appropriate a grant in the amount of up to $126,500 from the Hamilton County Municipal Road Fund for the purpose of providing grant resources for the Red Bank Expressway Rehabilitation project, which will rehabilitate a portion of Red Bank Expressway in the Madisonville neighborhood; and AUTHORIZING the Finance Director to deposit the grant funds into capital improvement program project account no. 980x233x212349, "Street Rehabilitation MRF Grants"; and further AUTHORIZING the City Manager to enter into any agreements necessary for the receipt and administration of these grant resources.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002210 187.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AMENDING Ordinance No. 324-2018 that established Fund 430, “Parks Private Endowment,” so that Fund 430 is renamed “Parks Private Endowment and Donations” and can receive, deposit, and disburse donations to be used for park operations, maintenance, programs, events, and capital projects solely at Cincinnati Parks facilities; AUTHORIZING the City Manager to accept and appropriate a donation in an amount of up to $6,500 from the Cincinnati Off-Road Alliance for the purpose of securing design and planning services for the Mt. Airy Bike Skills Park, including poster-size prints of the final design, three-dimensional and two-dimensional designs, digital design files, and detailed cost estimates; and further AUTHORIZING the Finance Director to deposit the donation into Fund 430, “Parks Private Endowment and Donations.”Passed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002210 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AMENDING Ordinance No. 324-2018 that established Fund 430, “Parks Private Endowment,” so that Fund 430 is renamed “Parks Private Endowment and Donations” and can receive, deposit, and disburse donations to be used for park operations, maintenance, programs, events, and capital projects solely at Cincinnati Parks facilities; AUTHORIZING the City Manager to accept and appropriate a donation in an amount of up to $6,500 from the Cincinnati Off-Road Alliance for the purpose of securing design and planning services for the Mt. Airy Bike Skills Park, including poster-size prints of the final design, three-dimensional and two-dimensional designs, digital design files, and detailed cost estimates; and further AUTHORIZING the Finance Director to deposit the donation into Fund 430, “Parks Private Endowment and Donations.”Emergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002210 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AMENDING Ordinance No. 324-2018 that established Fund 430, “Parks Private Endowment,” so that Fund 430 is renamed “Parks Private Endowment and Donations” and can receive, deposit, and disburse donations to be used for park operations, maintenance, programs, events, and capital projects solely at Cincinnati Parks facilities; AUTHORIZING the City Manager to accept and appropriate a donation in an amount of up to $6,500 from the Cincinnati Off-Road Alliance for the purpose of securing design and planning services for the Mt. Airy Bike Skills Park, including poster-size prints of the final design, three-dimensional and two-dimensional designs, digital design files, and detailed cost estimates; and further AUTHORIZING the Finance Director to deposit the donation into Fund 430, “Parks Private Endowment and Donations.”Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002211 188.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the appropriation of $5,724,193.76 from the unappropriated surplus of Fund 759, “Income Tax-Transit,” to the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority ("SORTA") non-personal operating budget account no. 759x081x7200 for the purpose of implementing the provisions of Ordinance No. 0247-2020 which authorized the City Manager to execute an Amendment to the 1973 City-SORTA Agreement for the transfer of funds from Income Tax-Transit Fund 759 to SORTA.Passed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002211 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the appropriation of $5,724,193.76 from the unappropriated surplus of Fund 759, “Income Tax-Transit,” to the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority ("SORTA") non-personal operating budget account no. 759x081x7200 for the purpose of implementing the provisions of Ordinance No. 0247-2020 which authorized the City Manager to execute an Amendment to the 1973 City-SORTA Agreement for the transfer of funds from Income Tax-Transit Fund 759 to SORTA.Emergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002211 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the appropriation of $5,724,193.76 from the unappropriated surplus of Fund 759, “Income Tax-Transit,” to the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority ("SORTA") non-personal operating budget account no. 759x081x7200 for the purpose of implementing the provisions of Ordinance No. 0247-2020 which authorized the City Manager to execute an Amendment to the 1973 City-SORTA Agreement for the transfer of funds from Income Tax-Transit Fund 759 to SORTA.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002212 189.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, ESTABLISHING the classification and salary range schedule for the new employment classification of Recycling Operations Technician and enacting Section 322 of Division 0, Chapter 307 of the Cincinnati Municipal Code is consistent with the organizational changes described herein.Passed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002212 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, ESTABLISHING the classification and salary range schedule for the new employment classification of Recycling Operations Technician and enacting Section 322 of Division 0, Chapter 307 of the Cincinnati Municipal Code is consistent with the organizational changes described herein.Emergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002212 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, ESTABLISHING the classification and salary range schedule for the new employment classification of Recycling Operations Technician and enacting Section 322 of Division 0, Chapter 307 of the Cincinnati Municipal Code is consistent with the organizational changes described herein.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002213 190.OrdinanceORDINANCE submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to accept in-kind donations from the Cincinnati Parks Foundation of park supplies, personal protective equipment, and pickle ball equipment valued at up to $14,581.45, to benefit and improve various City parks. (MR. GOODIN IS EXCUSED FROM VOTING ON THIS ITEM)PassedPass Action details Not available
202002213 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to accept in-kind donations from the Cincinnati Parks Foundation of park supplies, personal protective equipment, and pickle ball equipment valued at up to $14,581.45, to benefit and improve various City parks. (MR. GOODIN IS EXCUSED FROM VOTING ON THIS ITEM)Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002214 191.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the payment of $639,488.64 from various operating non-personnel accounts as a moral obligation to Keep Cincinnati Beautiful for services provided to the City related to programs promoting litter prevention, recycling efforts, and community improvement efforts.Passed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002214 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the payment of $639,488.64 from various operating non-personnel accounts as a moral obligation to Keep Cincinnati Beautiful for services provided to the City related to programs promoting litter prevention, recycling efforts, and community improvement efforts.Emergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002214 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the payment of $639,488.64 from various operating non-personnel accounts as a moral obligation to Keep Cincinnati Beautiful for services provided to the City related to programs promoting litter prevention, recycling efforts, and community improvement efforts.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002216 192.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AMENDING Ordinance No. 256-2019 to provide $500,000 of the therein appropriated $1,850,000 to fund the design and construction of public infrastructure improvements in the area known as Imagination Alley in addition to funding the therein described street, streetscape, and public infrastructure improvements along portions of Vine Street, Fifteenth Street, and Race Street in the Over-the-Rhine neighborhood of Cincinnati.Passed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002216 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AMENDING Ordinance No. 256-2019 to provide $500,000 of the therein appropriated $1,850,000 to fund the design and construction of public infrastructure improvements in the area known as Imagination Alley in addition to funding the therein described street, streetscape, and public infrastructure improvements along portions of Vine Street, Fifteenth Street, and Race Street in the Over-the-Rhine neighborhood of Cincinnati.Emergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002216 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AMENDING Ordinance No. 256-2019 to provide $500,000 of the therein appropriated $1,850,000 to fund the design and construction of public infrastructure improvements in the area known as Imagination Alley in addition to funding the therein described street, streetscape, and public infrastructure improvements along portions of Vine Street, Fifteenth Street, and Race Street in the Over-the-Rhine neighborhood of Cincinnati.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002218 193.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the acceptance of the sum of up to $10,000,000 from the Hamilton County, Ohio Coronavirus Relief Fund for the purpose of providing reimbursement of or resources for certain personnel expenditures related to the City’s COVID-19 response; AUTHORIZING the Finance Director to deposit the funds in Fund 473, “COVID-19”; AUTHORIZING the appropriation of the sum of up to $10,000,000 from the unappropriated surplus of Fund 473, “COVID-19” to the Fund 473, “COVID-19,” City Manager’s Office personnel operating budget account no. 473x101x7100 for the purpose of providing reimbursement of or resources for certain personnel expenditures in the Cincinnati Fire Department for COVID-19 response.Passed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002218 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the acceptance of the sum of up to $10,000,000 from the Hamilton County, Ohio Coronavirus Relief Fund for the purpose of providing reimbursement of or resources for certain personnel expenditures related to the City’s COVID-19 response; AUTHORIZING the Finance Director to deposit the funds in Fund 473, “COVID-19”; AUTHORIZING the appropriation of the sum of up to $10,000,000 from the unappropriated surplus of Fund 473, “COVID-19” to the Fund 473, “COVID-19,” City Manager’s Office personnel operating budget account no. 473x101x7100 for the purpose of providing reimbursement of or resources for certain personnel expenditures in the Cincinnati Fire Department for COVID-19 response.Emergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002218 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the acceptance of the sum of up to $10,000,000 from the Hamilton County, Ohio Coronavirus Relief Fund for the purpose of providing reimbursement of or resources for certain personnel expenditures related to the City’s COVID-19 response; AUTHORIZING the Finance Director to deposit the funds in Fund 473, “COVID-19”; AUTHORIZING the appropriation of the sum of up to $10,000,000 from the unappropriated surplus of Fund 473, “COVID-19” to the Fund 473, “COVID-19,” City Manager’s Office personnel operating budget account no. 473x101x7100 for the purpose of providing reimbursement of or resources for certain personnel expenditures in the Cincinnati Fire Department for COVID-19 response.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002222 194.OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute and implement the Non-Supervisors and Supervisors labor management agreements between the City of Cincinnati and the Fraternal Order of Police, Local 69, the updated terms of which are reflected in the attached summary.Passed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002222 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute and implement the Non-Supervisors and Supervisors labor management agreements between the City of Cincinnati and the Fraternal Order of Police, Local 69, the updated terms of which are reflected in the attached summary.Emergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002222 1 OrdinanceORDINANCE (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 12/14/2020, AUTHORIZING the City Manager to execute and implement the Non-Supervisors and Supervisors labor management agreements between the City of Cincinnati and the Fraternal Order of Police, Local 69, the updated terms of which are reflected in the attached summary.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002096 195.ReportREPORT, dated 12/14/2020, submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, regarding Finance and Budget Monitoring Report for the Period Ending September 30, 2020.Approved & Filed  Action details Not available
202002105 196.Legislative ResolutionRESOLUTION (LEGISLATIVE) (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 11/12/2020, AUTHORIZING the Administration to do all that is necessary to cooperate with the Director of the Ohio Department of Transportation to repair and rehabilitate two bridges on Martin Drive that are located along and over Columbia Parkway (U.S. Route 50) in the Mt. Adams neighborhood within the corporate limits of the City of Cincinnati; and REQUESTING the Director of the Ohio Department of Transportation proceed with the project as required under Ohio Revised Code Section 5521.05.Passed EmergencyPass Action details Not available
202002105 1 Legislative ResolutionRESOLUTION (LEGISLATIVE) (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 11/12/2020, AUTHORIZING the Administration to do all that is necessary to cooperate with the Director of the Ohio Department of Transportation to repair and rehabilitate two bridges on Martin Drive that are located along and over Columbia Parkway (U.S. Route 50) in the Mt. Adams neighborhood within the corporate limits of the City of Cincinnati; and REQUESTING the Director of the Ohio Department of Transportation proceed with the project as required under Ohio Revised Code Section 5521.05.Emergency clause to remainPass Action details Not available
202002105 1 Legislative ResolutionRESOLUTION (LEGISLATIVE) (EMERGENCY) submitted by Paula Boggs Muething, City Manager, on 11/12/2020, AUTHORIZING the Administration to do all that is necessary to cooperate with the Director of the Ohio Department of Transportation to repair and rehabilitate two bridges on Martin Drive that are located along and over Columbia Parkway (U.S. Route 50) in the Mt. Adams neighborhood within the corporate limits of the City of Cincinnati; and REQUESTING the Director of the Ohio Department of Transportation proceed with the project as required under Ohio Revised Code Section 5521.05.Suspension of the three readingsPass Action details Not available
202002231 197.MotionMOTION, dated 12/14/2020, submitted by Councilmember Goodin, WE MOVE that Councilmember Steven P. Goodin be appointed to the following committees: Budget & Finance; Economic Growth & Zoning; and Law & Public Safety Committee.AdoptedPass Action details Not available
202002323 198.ResolutionRESOLUTION, submitted by Councilmember Landsman, EXPRESSING the opposition of the Mayor and the City Council of the City of Cincinnati to the proposed Ohio Stand Your Ground legislation currently in consideration in the Ohio General Assembly.PassedPass Action details Not available
202002323 1 ResolutionRESOLUTION, submitted by Councilmember Landsman, EXPRESSING the opposition of the Mayor and the City Council of the City of Cincinnati to the proposed Ohio Stand Your Ground legislation currently in consideration in the Ohio General Assembly.Immediate ConsiderationPass Action details Not available