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City Hall overhaul: Is city manager job necessary?

Mar 17, 2018 - The Cincinnati Enquirer (Ohio)

The Harry Black saga further underscores a glaring issue in this grand city: Cincinnati City Hall is completely broken and thus it's time to revisit government reform.

It needs to start with going all-in on a stronger mayor system. Sorry Charter purists. It's time to act like a big city and say bye-bye to the city manager position, something voters would have to approve as part of a Charter amendment.

Politics Extra isn't advocating for keeping or firing Black, the embattled city man...