In the News

The Direction 2030 message continues to grow as implementation projects move forward.  Traditional newspaper, television, social media, and newsletters are all ways the story is told.  Click on one of the links below to find out more about how the plan is constantly moving forward.

Enquirer Articles

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What’s the future of biking, walking in Kenton? You decide – September 29, 2017

Grant will fund bicycle, pedestrian awareness – February 15, 2016

Citizen group has vision for south end of county – September 14, 2015
South Kenton seeks input on vision for future – June 7, 2015
Coalition to bolster fresh food access in Kenton Co. – March 30, 2015
Safety at heart of Ky. 536 study – January 5, 2015

New Kenton County plan an ‘all-inclusive effort’ – September 13, 2014
OKI plan could create Kenton opportunities – July 17, 2014
Money sought for NKY cross-county highway – April 5, 2014

The River City News Articles

Kenton County Seeks Feedback on Pedestrian and Bicycle Plan – September 18, 2017

The Center Story: Celebrating Six Years of the Latonia Small Area Study - July 28, 2016
Kenton County Planning Project Earns National Award
- April 24, 2016
Healthy Food Issues Focus of Regional Food Summit
- April 3, 2016

Weigh in On Parks in Covington, Ludlow, & Bromley – July 21, 2015
Ludlow Seeks to Grow Economy By Cleaning Itself Up – May 9, 2015
Lack of Nutritious Food, Physical Activity in Kenton Co. to Be Addressed by $135,000 Grant – March 30, 2015
Kenton County to Adopt New Comprehensive Plan - September 4, 2015

PDS Newsletter Articles

Kenton County Plan4Health highlighted at national meeting - November 2016
New ‘mini cell tower’ regulations meeting planning commission goals
- November 2016
Latonia residents continue small area study implementation efforts
- September 2016
Planners pursuing downtown parking study/plan for Ludlow
- July 2016
Multi-agency collaboration supports Latonia Lakes turnaround - July 2016
Food Summit provides public with healthy food input
- June 2016
NKYmapLAB earns state award for use of technology in planning
- June 2016
Planners pick up national award for Direction 2030 plan
- June 2016
Planning Commission charges staff to craft ‘mini cell tower’ regulations - March 2016

UC planning students crafting recommendations for KY 536 – May 2015
Direction 2030 implementation efforts to continue to build momentum
- May 2015
PDS receives $10,000 education grant for bicycling/walking initiative
- December 2015
Parks initiative kicks off comprehensive plan’s urban implementation
- July 2015
Commonwealth Station, Direction 2030 Digital Plan Presentation, KY 536 – March 2015
Erlanger City Council vote approves Commonwealth Station form district
- March 2015
Urban Sub Area – February 2015
KY 536 Land Use Study, Sub Area Implementation – January 2015

Direction 2030 Countywide Text Amendment, KY 536 Land Use Study – December 2014
Interactive Maps – November 2014
Direction 2030 Adoption – October 2014

Other Media

Healthy Corner Stores – Plan4Health – November 12, 2015

Direction 2030 News Archive

Several articles were published while the Direction 2030 plan was being formed.  Click here to view those stories.