A Hamilton County Judge will hear arguments next Friday to decide whether to issue a permanent injunction preventing Cincinnati from moving forward with a parking lease Council approved Wednesday. Judge Robert Winkler denied a city motion Friday to dissolve a temporary restraining order he issued just minutes after the council vote. Attorney Curt Hartman, representing the citizens who filed the complaint, said there are a couple issues for the judge to decide.
Cincinnati is going to federal court to try to overturn a Hamilton County judge's temporary restraining order on the city's parking lease plan.
Hamilton County Judge Robert Winkler issued his order Wednesday, just minutes after city council approved the parking lease agreement by a five-four vote.
Cincinnati's controversial plan to lease most of its parking facilities is now moving to a courtroom.
A Hamilton County judge has issued a temporary restraining order stopping the plan and has set a hearing for March 15th. Read the full complaint.