1. July 2013 Viewpoints Survey - Cincinnati's city center

Please take a few minutes and help the Business Courier with a five-question survey on the topic of Cincinnati's city center. Your answers are anonymous and will be used in the aggregate in a monthly feature titled Viewpoints and sponsored by the Cincinnati office of Grant Thornton LLP, the U.S. member firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd, one of six global audit, tax and advisory organizations.

* 1. Are you in Cincinnati’s downtown core more in 2013 than previous years?

* 2. With the increased investment in Cincinnati’s downtown area, would you find it worthwhile to move your business to the city’s center?

* 3. Do you believe the downtown area’s revitalization is sustainable?

* 4. Do you think the plan to privatize city parking will harm redevelopment of downtown?

* 5. In your opinion, what else is needed to make Cincinnati’s city center more attractive to businesses?

* 6. Please provide your name and contact information if you would like to give us additional input and possibly be featured on our Viewpoints page. Otherwise, your responses will be anonymous.