Monday, January 5, 2009

Top articles on BC for December 2008

These are the top five most popular articles on Building Cincinnati for the month of December 2008.

1) Great American Tower at Queen City Square photo update, 11/3/08 (11/12/08)
A slideshow of photos of the excavation and fill work going on at the site of what will be the City's tallest skyscraper, Great American Tower at Queen City Square. It's getting a lot of hits from the building's Wikipedia page.

2) Kennedy Heights Urban Design Plan approved (12/24/07)
Cincinnati City Council unanimously approved the Kennedy Heights Urban Design Plan and the Kennedy Heights Urban Overlay District, setting ground rules for the type and appearance of business and residential development along the Montgomery Road corridor.

3) Anchor buys University Plaza for $4.55 million (12/9/08)
Anchor Properties finally purchased the University Plaza in Corryville, signaling that redevelopment of the outdated shopping center might be getting nearer.

4) Northside: American Can Factory Square (5/16/07)
Good Lord.

5) Reviving Cincinnati: 1346 Broadway, Part I (12/4/08)
A slideshow and story about Todd McFarland's rehabilitation of an 1865 Italianate in the Pendleton area of Over-the-Rhine.