Cincinnati buzzing about barge traffic

CINCINNATI – Local media outlets here are reporting that barge traffic is up two to three percent this year, providing a boost to the local economy. Even better, they say, environmental efforts are making it so much of the debris that normally collects in the Ohio River is less prevalent and causing less hassle at the Meldahl Dam, where many of these increasingly abundant barges need to make their way. 

For an update on conditions outside of Cincinnati, you can watch the following report from WCPO:

 

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