Form-Based Code: What Does it Mean?

Form-Based Code: What Does it Mean?

Cincinnati is implementing a Form-Based Code that will apply to certain neighborhoods, among them Walnut Hills, where our firm is located. This Form-Based Code is essentially another way of accomplishing Zoning goals, which is based not on Zones that have usage as their primary factor, but rather on Transects based on urban density.
Retail Vibrancy in Urban Areas

Retail Vibrancy in Urban Areas

One of the most prominent features of an active urban community is a robust street life.  Activity tends to cluster in areas where the function of establishments is obvious from the street to passers-by. Childress & Cunningham has mastered these challenges with the Oakley Retail development that sits at the edge of the Oakley business district.