Community Forums




December 5, 2013

“Gaping Holes In The Safety Net: The Impact of Government Cuts in Assistance for People in Need.”   


Clint Johnson, Director of Community Services for the Community Action Agency, John Schrider, Director of the Legal Aid Society of Southwest Ohio, and a representative from the Free Store Food Bank
November 21, 2013 What Happened In The Recent Elections?

Howard Wilkinson Reflects On The Results Of Nov. 5th


November 7, 2013 “The Social Areas of Cincinnati: An Analysis of Social Needs.”

Michael Maloney and Christopher Auffrey


October 24, 2013 Presentations by the incumbent candidates running for Cincinnati City Council.

Christopher Smitherman (Independent), Yvette Simpson (Charterite/Democrat), Laure Quinlivan, Pam Thomas, Chris Seelbach, P.G. Sittenfeld.


October 10, 2013 Campaign 2013: Cincinnati School Board
Candidates Make Their Case.

Melanie Bates, Sally O’Callaghan, Ericka Copeland-Dansby, Marcia A. Futel, Martha Good,Elisa Hoffman, Daniel Minera, and Betsy Shank


September 26, 2013

Roxanne Qualls And John Cranley, Make Their Case.

Roxanne Qualls And John Cranley
September 12, 2013

The Community Issues Forum Kickoff:
The Non-Incumbent Candidates For Cincinnati City Council

Michelle Dillingham (Democrat), Kevin Flynn (Charter), Kevin Johnson (Independent), Greg Landsman (Democrat/Charter), Sam Malone (Republican), David Mann (Democrat/Charter), Mike Moroski (Independent), Amy Murray (Republican/Charter), Melissa Wegman (Republican), and Vanessa White (Charter)

Summer Break


June 4, 2013

“Green Cincinnati


May 23, 2013

“Homelessness in Greater Cincinnati, 2013."


Josh Spring, Executive Director, The Homeless Coalition. 
May 9, 2013


Heroin In Our Backyard



Ann Barnum, Part II Senior Program Officer of The Health Foundation of Greater Cincinnati,

April 25, 2013

The Affordable Housing Need In Greater Cincinnati:


Elizabeth Brown, Executive Director of Housing Opportunities Made Equal
April 11, 2013

 An Update on Cincinnati Public Schools


Superintendent Mary Ronan.
Part II

March 28, 2013

The Lease Of City Parking Facilities


Council member Chris Seelbach
Part II

March 14, 2013

The Proposed State Budget: What’s In It In?


Gavin DeVore Leonard, State Director of One Ohio Now,
February 28, 2013

What is "ALEC", and Why Should We Be Concerned?


Bob Edgar,
Common Cause President

February 7, 2013 The City Manager's Forum

Part II

Jan 24, 2013 Health Care Coverage In Ohio

Col Owens, Donald Washington