Spring in Our Steps

Enhancing community connections in Cincinnati, by reclaiming alleys, sidewalks, and steps for the pedestrian.

Autumnal Dilly D’alley #3: Coral Alley (OTR)

Coral Alley This public alley in Over-the-Rhine is one of the few that was established as a dead end alley. Although the Plan of Cincinnati from 1843 called for the alley (then named … Continue reading

October 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

RECAP: Kleingassefest – a tiny alley celebration of all the tiny things (09/11/16)

Two weekends ago, Spring in Our Steps had hosted three events in just two days. In addition to a cleanup of an abandoned alley house at the northern edge of … Continue reading

September 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

SiOS opposes sale/lease of 2 West End alleys–again

To preface the following letter, which was forwarded to the West End Community Council (WECC), Cincinnati Preservation Association (CPA), Dayton Street Preservation Foundation (DSPF), and Cincinnati Preservation Collective (CPC) each … Continue reading

July 16, 2016 · 5 Comments

Eton Place Alley Festival, Street Haunts & Alley Jaunts Tour SAT 10/24

Event proceeds benefit the preparation of the Eton Place Alley Festival, advancement of future art exhibitions, and ongoing work of Spring in Our Steps to continue cleaning up public alleys … Continue reading

October 23, 2015 · Leave a comment