WOSU News Archives For: January 16, 2006

Controversial Sign Regulations Considered in Hilliard

12:00AM
January
16, 2006

The City of Hilliard is proposing tough new regulations on signs. If adopted, new businesses could only erect signs close to the ground. Lighted signs would have to be turned off after a business closes, and most signs in windows would be prohibited. A Hilliard official says it’s a matter of safety and aesthetics; members of the business community say they were never consulted about the new rules.

OSU tries to recruit more African American males to campus

12:00AM
January
16, 2006

January is just about the midseason point in the college application process. Students are filing their applications, applying for financial aid and making decisions. Ohio State University is finding that not very many African American students, especially African American men, are enrolling at OSU. Officials say they are trying to change that.