Tips for Dealing with Slips

Here are some tips when it comes to dealing with slope failures. If you have experienced a landslide that has impacted your residence or some other building, or if you believe it is about to, then call a geo-technical engineer or a structural engineer right away. If a...

The Relationship Between Yard Waste and Landslides

It is often easy to dismiss the impact of dumping yard waste over a hillside. Surely grass clippings, leaves, and branches aren’t that heavy, right?  Actually, the truth is that they are a problem. Over time, these piles accumulate water which adds substantial...

Public View Overlay Ordinance Vote delayed…

Cincinnati City Council’s Committee on Livable Communities decided on Tuesday, October 23, 2012 to delay a vote on the pending Public View Overlay Ordinance.  Citing concerns and confusion about the language and reach of the Ordinance, voiced...

Cincinnati’s overlook views…

Great article about The Hillside Trust’s new brochures. http://www.bizjournals.com/cincinnati/blog/2012/07/cincinnatis-overlooks-offer-great.html?surround=etf&ana=e_article

A quote from Cincinnati Parks Director…

Willie F. Carden, Jr., Director of Cincinnati Parks, stated that, “The Cincinnati Park Board is greatly appreciative of the partnership that has developed with the Hillside Trust. The Hillside Trust’s advocacy for the preservation of the views and overlooks throughout...