The Ohio Department of Transportation is holding three meetings this week to provide updates on the development of Greater Cincinnati's first commuter rail line. ODOT will also be gathering input from the public about the the Oasis Rail Transit project.
Mercy Health West Hospital will open this fall in Green Township. When plans for the hospital were announced, some residents voiced their opposition. It was a classic NIMBY fight.
In Greater Cincinnati and in every other community, there is a history of neighbors questioning or opposing projects they might support in general, but “not in my backyard”. Often the concerns raised by neighbors lead to compromises that can be advantageous for all concerned.