Spring in Our Steps

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

The psychology of litter production and reduction

Over several years, I learned many things about why litter accumulates and what it takes to discourage it. I do not claim to be an expert on litter reduction techniques. … Continue reading

December 23, 2011 · 1 Comment

Inaugural project: East Alley in Mt. Auburn

Most Cincinnatians may not know where East Alley is, in relation to the rest of the city. They certainly cannot be blamed for that. East Alley is a neighborhood alley … Continue reading

December 21, 2011 · 2 Comments

Background and mission of Spring in Our Steps

The pedestrian realm in Cincinnati, and in other American cities alike, has a history of compromise and hostile takeover. Spaces like sidewalks are the basis for traveling through cities and … Continue reading

December 15, 2011 · 3 Comments

Future pedestrianism in Cincinnati is (much like) the past

Certainly, my life has changed since the aggravated robbery forced against me, which forced me to start over in many ways. I need to rebuild my music collection, cope with … Continue reading

December 15, 2011 · 1 Comment