WOSU News Archives For: February 10, 2005

Critics say blue bags won’t help Columbus recycling rate

12:00AM
February
10, 2005

Mayor Michael Coleman calls the city of Columbus’s recycling efforts pitiful. Just 3% of households participate in the city’s current curbside recycling program. The mayor is planning a new pilot recycling program to boost participation, but some warn it may be trouble.

Representative proposes red light camera ban

12:00AM
February
10, 2005

At least 5 Ohio cities including Columbus are considering installing red light cameras at intersections prone to red light violations. But a State Representative from Cincinnati introduced legislation today that would ban the use of cameras for enforcement.