Great Miami River http://wyso.org en County and Cities to Fund Master Plan for a Miami River Corridor http://wyso.org/post/county-and-cities-fund-master-plan-miami-river-corridor <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>Montgomery County voted on Tuesday to put $50,000 towards a Great Miami River master plan. More than a dozen cities and towns along the river are also pitching in to match funds provided by a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for a program that helps states plan waterfront development.</p><p></p><p></p><p>The local partnership with the Corps is headed off by the Miami Conservancy District, and participants hope it will help turn the river into a regional cash cow.</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 13:34:42 +0000 Lewis Wallace 39041 at http://wyso.org County and Cities to Fund Master Plan for a Miami River Corridor University of Dayton Unveils Mobile Learning Studio http://wyso.org/post/university-dayton-unveils-mobile-learning-studio <p>The University of Dayton is unveiling their new RiverMobile, a mobile learning studio that puts the region's five rivers on 18 wheels.&nbsp;</p><p>RiverMobile is a traveling exhibit converted from a semi-trailer that highlights one of our greatest local resources, the Great Miami River watershed.&nbsp; the mobile unit was built by students in the University's Rivers Institute, and local donors provided a lot of support for the project. It's being unveiled this morning as part of the sixth-annual River Summit at the University of Dayton River Campus.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 15 Mar 2013 12:35:00 +0000 Jerry Kenney 30366 at http://wyso.org