Vacant property http://wmub.org en Cincinnati's foreclosed property registration program could expand http://wmub.org/post/cincinnatis-foreclosed-property-registration-program-could-expand <p>A Cincinnati Council Member wants to expand a pilot program that requires banks to register their foreclosed properties with the city.&nbsp; Right now it's being used in East and West Price Hill, Westwood, College Hill and Madisonville. &nbsp;<br><br>P.G. Sittenfeld said it has worked and the program is self-sustaining.&nbsp; He said banks are taking better care of the properties they own and the fees are generating enough revenue to pay for it.<br> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 15:57:47 +0000 Jay Hanselman 16633 at http://wmub.org Cincinnati's foreclosed property registration program could expand Cleaning up blighted Cincinnati properties http://wmub.org/post/cleaning-blighted-cincinnati-properties <p>Cincinnati Council Member P.G. Sittenfeld is continuing his push to fight blight in the city's neighborhoods. &nbsp;<br><br>He held a press conference Tuesday morning to discuss his latest plan.<br><br>“The Restoring Our Communities Initiative is aimed entirely at combating blight, improving safety and bolstering property values in our neighborhoods,” Sittenfeld said.<br> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 17:53:32 +0000 Jay Hanselman 10468 at http://wmub.org Cleaning up blighted Cincinnati properties