CINCINNATI (FOX19) - Mayor Mark Mallory today announced Cincinnati has been chosen to host a regional sister cities conference in 2012. The conference will bring in a couple hundred people from the Midwest and foreign countries.
The decision was announced at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center. The selection was made in part because of Cincinnati's revitalized downtown and because of its dining and shopping options.
Here's release from Sister Cities International about the selection.
WASHINGTON, DC — Cincinnati, Ohio has been selected in a competitive process to host the 2012 Sister Cities International’s Regional Conference.