Miamisburg http://wyso.org en City Leaders Talk Federal Policy With Congressman Mike Turner http://wyso.org/post/city-leaders-talk-federal-policy-congressman-mike-turner <p></p> Mon, 03 Feb 2014 21:45:00 +0000 Lewis Wallace 45434 at http://wyso.org City Leaders Talk Federal Policy With Congressman Mike Turner New Bike Trail Branches Open Near Austin Landing http://wyso.org/post/new-bike-trail-branches-open-near-austin-landing <p></p><p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 15px; line-height: 1.15; white-space: pre-wrap;">A new branch of southwest Ohio’s bikeway system has opened in Miami Township, linking the Great Miami River Bikeway to Austin Boulevard near I-75. The bike trails are part of a regional vision for economic development.</span></p><p>At the blustery ribbon-cutting ceremony for the&nbsp;Medlar&nbsp;Bikeway, officials from Montgomery County,&nbsp;Miamisburg, Miami Township and Five Rivers&nbsp;Metroparks&nbsp;cheered and posed for pictures.</p><p></p> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 20:39:20 +0000 Lewis Wallace 41427 at http://wyso.org New Bike Trail Branches Open Near Austin Landing 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 Miamisburg Schools Meet to Put Levy on May Ballot http://wyso.org/post/miamisburg-schools-meet-put-levy-may-ballot <p>Miamisburg City Schools is holding a meeting Thursday to discuss their budget for next year. Earlier this week, voters approved a renewal levy, but did not pass an additional emergency levy that the district says it badly needs. As it stands now, it faces a 4.5 million dollar shortfall. Marsha Watts is the Assistant Superintendent.<br><br>"Revenues are down in our district, the value of houses and property taxes are down. Our revenues from the state are down, and the state has its own financial crisis going on," says Watts.<br> Thu, 04 Feb 2010 20:01:59 +0000 Emily McCord 33525 at http://wyso.org