This February marks the 100th anniversary of an Ohio State tradition. Since 1915, the chimes have been part of University life, housed in one of the oldest and most unique buildings on campus. WOSU’s Tom Rieland has this profile on the Chimes of Orton Hall…
SWACO says no to south Columbus tire plant
The board of the Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio (SWACO) unanimously Tuesday defeated a resolution authorizing a tire processing plant to move into the city’s southside.
SWACO Board Member and Franklin County Commissioner Dewey Stokes says there was insufficient information to prove the new plant was safe to the public.
Various southside community leaders rallied against converting the former trash burning plant to a tire recycling facility.
The owner of the California company that sought the permit says other Ohio cities have expressed an interest in the company.