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Old 11-02-2007, 06:04 AM
 
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I never would have guessed unless I saw it.....3 steps up from even chicago......do you locals notice it? In Ohio, only Cleveland is worse. Never would have thought there was such a dense cloud of toxic particulates
floating over the city!

City Mayors: The most polluted US cities

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Old 11-02-2007, 08:40 AM
 
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I would imagine it is because cincinnati is in a valley
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Old 11-02-2007, 10:28 AM
 
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^ I concur with jlrosen on this one. Cincinnati's topography makes it conducive to holding in the air pollution. But what can you do? It is what it is around here. Can't move the city up onto the higher, flatter plains north of town.
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Old 11-02-2007, 07:41 PM
 
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you can cut emission by reducing vehicle miles traveled, expand electric rail and steetcar options and encourage dense, walkable communties
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