News Releases

3CDC Partnering with African American Chamber on Kickoff Event for Convention Center Renovation

September 25, 2023

Networking Opportunity Encourages Minority- and Women-Owned Business Participation CINCINNATI (September 25, 2023) – As Cincinnati Center City Development Corp. (3CDC) works to finalize details of the upcoming renovation of the Duke Energy Convention Center and Convention Headquarters Hotel, diversity and inclusion remain a key focus of the project. After several months of planning between 3CDC […]

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Japanese Convenience Store Coming to Court Street Plaza

September 6, 2023

Popular Local Chef Bringing Sushi and More to Cincinnati’s Urban Core CINCINNATI (September 6, 2023) – Co-owner of popular College Hill restaurant Kiki, and small Findlay Market fish and seafood butcher shop Sen, Hideki Harada recently signed a lease with Cincinnati Center City Development Corp. (3CDC) for an 830-square-foot space along Court Street Plaza. Located […]

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Sit-Down Vegan Restaurant Signs Lease With 3CDC at Court Street Plaza

August 28, 2023

Almost V’Gan Lounge to Open Later This Year CINCINNATI (August 28, 2023) – Local entrepreneurs and co-owners, Jarvis Shaw and Sean Reed have signed a lease to open Almost V’Gan Lounge – an eatery for health-conscious consumers looking for more variety when dining out – at Court Street Plaza. Located at 34 E Court Street, […]

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Main Street Pop-Up Program Announces First Round of Tenants

August 15, 2023

OTR Set to Welcome Four New Businesses in Formerly Vacant Storefronts CINCINNATI (August 15, 2023) – Officially launched in early June, The Main Street Pop-Up Program has now identified its first tenants. Four local entrepreneurs have signed leases for previously vacant storefronts on Main Street between Central Parkway and Liberty Street, all of which have […]

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Local Entrepreneur Signs Lease for Third Cincinnati Storefront

August 10, 2023

Rico Grant to Bring Nightclub to 3CDC’s 4th & Race Development CINCINNATI (August 10, 2023) – Rico Grant, a veteran Cincinnati business owner has signed a lease to open a nightclub at Cincinnati Center City Development Corp.’s (3CDC) 4th & Race project. Owner of Gallery at Gumbo and Cinema OTR, Grant plans to open LoVe […]

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Fillo Modern Greek Announces Dinner Service with Prix-Fixe Mezze Menu at Soft Opening

July 28, 2023

CINCINNATI (July 28, 2023) – Originally opened in 2021 as a bakery-café that featured lunch and brunch only, family-owned and operated Over-the-Rhine eatery, Fillo Modern Greek, will officially open for dinner beginning next week. A two-week soft opening is set to begin Thursday, Aug. 3, and patrons are invited to dine by reservation only. The […]

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Colombia Native Brings Coffee & Culture to OTR

July 27, 2023

Coffia Celebrates Grand Opening in 3CDC Development CINCINNATI (July 27, 2023) –Located just across the street from Homemakers Bar at 32 E. 13th Street, an 895 square foot space in 3CDC’s Columbia Flats project is now home to Coffia – an authentic Colombian coffee shop owned by Colombia native Christian Gonzalez. Conveniently situated near a […]

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Main Street Entertainment District Welcomes New Restaurant

July 26, 2023

Poolside Taco Bar Adjacent to Ziegler Park Set to Open in 3CDC Space CINCINNATI (July 26, 2023) – Owners of two Over-the-Rhine staples, Liberty’s Bar & Bottle and The Pony, and the restaurateurs behind another new concept opening at 1220 Vine Street later this year, Garth Lieb and Tom Stephen, will celebrate the grand opening […]

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Thunderdome Signs Lease for Corner Space in 3CDC’s Foundry Development

July 13, 2023

Thunderdome Opening Yet-to-be-Named “American Brasserie” Concept Later this Year CINCINNATI (July 13, 2023) – Cincinnati’s Thunderdome Restaurant Group has signed a lease for a restaurant space at one of the most pivotal corners in Downtown Cincinnati – the intersection of Fifth and Vine streets. Located at 501 Vine Street, the 4,800-square-foot eatery will join Jeff […]

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Ziegler Park Expansion Opens to Public

June 13, 2023

Project Partners and Community Members Gather for Ribbon Cutting Ceremony CINCINNATI (June 13, 2023) – Leaders from the City of Cincinnati, Cincinnati Center City Development Corp. (3CDC) and Black Art Speaks gathered this afternoon for a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of the expansion of Ziegler Park. Project partners, community members and neighborhood […]

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