Developers Day Registration

Posted on Thursday, July 31, 2014 by Joyce Joyce McMullin in Projects
Developers Day Registration

Please fill out Developers Day registration form below if you intend on attending activity's.  Southbank Partners Developers' Day 2014 Where your creativity creates opportunity Wednesday, August 27th Reds Game Outing Thursday, August 28th Developers' Day at the Northern KY Convention Center Join us for networking and a full day of information and value as we provide an update on NKY's p...

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KY ART OUTPOST 2014

Posted on Friday, July 18, 2014 by Joyce Joyce McMullin in Press Releases
KY ART OUTPOST 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Joyce McMullin Southbank Partners 859-655-7700   Southbank Partners Presents The Third Annual Kentucky Art Outpost   Southbank Partners and the World Peace Bell are excited to host the Third Annual Kentucky Art Outpost on July 25th, July 26th, and July 27th at the World Peace Bell Park in Newport. This annual event showcases many regional artists ...

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RFC RIBBON CUTTING CELETRATION

Posted on Friday, June 20, 2014 by Joyce Joyce McMullin

What a great day! Southbank Partners Board of Director, Roger Peterman, started the program and introduced the keynote speakers: Mayor of Newport, Jerry Peluso, Chief Engineer of Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 6, Rob Hans, and State House Representative, Dennis Keene.    Mayor of Newport, Jerry Peluso, said  "You have to have teamwork to win and that's exactly what this ...

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RFC FIRST PHASE RIBBON CUTTING

Posted on Monday, June 16, 2014 by Joyce Joyce McMullin in In The News
RFC FIRST PHASE RIBBON CUTTING

Ribbon cutting/dedication for first leg of Riverfront Commons in Newport; new walking bridge connects Newport on the Levee and the Purple People Bridge to flood wall walking path     Wednesday, June 18, 9:30 a.m.     Officials from Southbank Partners, The City of Newport, The Kentucky General Assembly and the State of Kentucky Transportation Cabinet will formally dedicate...

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RIVERFRONT PLANS EXPAND INTO SIX COMMUNITIES

Posted on Thursday, May 15, 2014 by Joyce Joyce McMullin in In The News

Check out Jack's interview with Channel 12's Paula Toti. Aired on the 11 pm news Tuesday, May 12th.  http://www.local12.com/news/features/top-stories/stories/riverfront-plans-expand-into-six-communities-11666.shtml#.U3S-zEpZSWE.email  

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CITY ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER POSITION AVAILABLE

Posted on Monday, May 05, 2014 by Joyce Joyce McMullin in In The News

CITY ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER – CITY OF LUDLOW, KY Ludlow, KY.  Pop. 4,407. $3.2 million budget, 18 full-time and 17 part-time employees. Responsible for managing the overall daily operations of the city.  Seek motivated and proven manager with experience fostering cooperation and operating in a dynamic, highly visible, multi-task environment.  Management/supervisory experienc...

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CALL TO ARTISTS FOR KENTUCKY ART OUTPOST 2014

Posted on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 by Joyce Joyce McMullin in In The News
CALL TO ARTISTS FOR KENTUCKY ART OUTPOST 2014

NEWPORT - WORLD PEACE BELL CENTER                                           June 5, 2014 is deadline for artists' submissions for the KY ART OUTPOST 2014 to be included in promotional materials  Presented by Southbank Partners and The City of Newport, KY at the World Peace Bell C...

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SOUTH BANK QUARTET

Posted on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 by Joyce Joyce McMullin in In The News
SOUTH BANK QUARTET

SOUTHBANK PARTNERS INTRODUCES  “THE SOUTH BANK QUARTET”. South Bank Quartet is a superb string quartet made up of professional musicians that teach at The Northern Kentucky School of Music of Immanuel UMC: Madina Akhatova-Malley - Violinist,Teacher, Mozart/Beethoven Strings Co-Director, Conductor Concert Strings. Evan Hurley - Violinist, Teacher, Mozart/Beethoven Strings...

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PROJECT FUNDING - UPDATES

Posted on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 by Joyce Joyce McMullin in In The News

2014 KENTUCKY GENERAL ASSEMBLY SESSION HOUSE BILL 237 SUCCESSES FOR Southbank Partners RIVER CITIES Pedestrian/Bike Trail - $481,600 for fiscal year 2015 for work on the trail along the Ohio River through the cities of Ludlow, Covington, Newport, and Bellevue.  This trail is part of the Riverfront Commons Project. Route 9 – $730,000 in fiscal year 2014 and $2,170,000 in fiscal year ...

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HIKE=BIKE TRAIL WILL TRANSFORM RIVERFRONT

Posted on Thursday, March 27, 2014 by Joyce Joyce McMullin in In The News

Read the latest article in The Enquirer about our Riverfront Commons Project.  Project intended to link our 6 River Cities: Bellevue, Covington, Dayton, Ft Thomas, Ludlow, and Newport. http://www.cincinnati.com/story/news/2014/03/24/southbank-partners-riverfront-commons-trail-river-cities-hiking-biking-tourism/6838685/  

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SOUTHBANK PARTNERS RECEIVE TOURISM AWARD

Posted on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 by Joyce Joyce McMullin in Press Releases
SOUTHBANK PARTNERS RECEIVE TOURISM AWARD

Southbank Partners Receive Tourism Award  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 18, 2014   Contact: Jack Moreland President, Southbank Partners 859-655-7700  NEWPORT, Ky. – The Northern Kentucky Convention & Visitors Bureau presented its Star of Tourism award to Southbank Partners at its annual meeting Thursday, March 13, 2014.   The Star of Tourism, which NKCVB sta...

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SOUTHBANK HOSTING 2014 KENTUCKY ART OUTPOST

Posted on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 by Joyce Joyce McMullin in In The News

Join the Celebration!         World Peace Bell Park  –  Newport, Kentucky July 25, 26, 27, 2014  Celebrate the best of Art in Kentucky!  This third annual event will feature dozens of regional artists presenting their paintings, glass, photographs, ceramics, jewelry and wood creations.  Enjoy meeting the artist as they work, and choose y...

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NEWPORT RECEIVES $250,000 SRTS GRANT

Posted on Thursday, February 20, 2014 by Joyce Joyce McMullin in In The News
NEWPORT RECEIVES $250,000 SRTS GRANT

The City of Newport and Newport Schools has been awarded a $250,000 Safe Routes to School Grant.The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet granted the funds to the city and school district and a plan will take shape under the management of Southbank Partners, which helped with the grant application.Southbank Partners President Jack Moreland announced the grant on Wednesday, February 17th. “We submitted ...

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RIVERFRONT COMMONS HAS STARTED

Posted on Thursday, February 20, 2014 by Joyce Joyce McMullin in In The News
RIVERFRONT COMMONS HAS STARTED

Riverfront Commons Project has started in Newport on Riverboat Row!

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SOUTHBANK PARTNERS SEPTEMBER NEWSLETTER

Posted on Tuesday, September 17, 2013 by Joyce Joyce McMullin

Duke Energy Awards $10,000 to Southbank Partners

Posted on Friday, July 19, 2013 by Joyce Joyce McMullin in In The News
Duke Energy Awards $10,000 to Southbank Partners

Duke Energy has awarded a $10,000 grant to Southbank Partners that will support development of The Taylor Creek Overlook, a new riverfront park planned in Northern Kentucky. Taylor Creek Overlook is being developed on land between Riverboat Row and KY Route 8 on the Newport/Bellevue line. The park will feature an overlook plaza with sculptures, benches and telescopes along with trees and underbru...

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Monmouth Row Apartments

Posted on Thursday, June 20, 2013 by Joyce Joyce McMullin in Projects
Monmouth Row Apartments

Demolition has begun at the future site of the Monmouth Row Apartments.  Newport, KY

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SOUTHBANK PARTNERS JUNE NEWSLETTER

Posted on Monday, June 10, 2013 by Joyce Joyce McMullin in Newsletters

SOUTHBANK PARTNERS NEWSLETTER - JUNE, 2013   INFRASTRUCTURE UPDATE   Work is close to beginning on the Taylor Creek Culvert Extension project. The culvert will be extended under KY Route 8 and Riverboat Row to the Ohio River. Plans call for development of a park on the land on top of the culvert. Taylor Creek Overlook, which will be developed on land between Riverboat Row...

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SHOWING THE WAY: Humanity Outpost at the World Peace Bell Park

Posted on Wednesday, April 24, 2013 by in Peace Bell
SHOWING THE WAY: Humanity Outpost at the World Peace Bell Park

Cairn is a term derived from the Scottish Gaelic carn used to describe a man-made pile or stack of stones. In ancient times, as well as in modern times, cairns were/are erected as landmarks to show the way. It is a word that Cincinnati’s Malton Gallery owner Sylvia Rombis likes to invoke when describing Humanity Outpost at the World Peace Bell Park, a sculptural and cultural exhibit that cel...

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Riverfront Commons to link NKY cities

Posted on Saturday, March 30, 2013 by in In The News
Riverfront Commons to link NKY cities

Promising a stunning view of Cincinnati and a new way for people to experience some of Newport’s entertainment venues, the first part of Riverfront Commons is expected to get under way later this spring.

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Newport outgrows recession

Posted on Tuesday, March 26, 2013 by in In The News
Newport outgrows recession

NEWPORT — In March 2010, Newport was in trouble: Key development projects had stalled due to the recession, top sources of revenue were flagging and the city wasn’t bringing in enough money to pay the bills on time. Fast forward three years...

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2012 - A Year in Review

Posted on Thursday, January 05, 2012 by in Newsletters
2012 - A Year in Review

Southbank Partners would like to take this opportunity to wish all a Happy New Year while reflecting back on the successes, event, projects and plans of 2012. Riverfront Commons Planning and engineering continues on Riverfront Commons, the proposed11-mile, uninterrupted walkway/bikeway/pathway that would extend from Ludlow to Fort Thomas and link all of the Southbank cities. Work on segmen...

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