WOSU News Archives For: August 23, 2006

COTA to put sales tax on November ballot

12:00AM
August
23, 2006

The Central Ohio Transit Authority board today voted to place a sales tax on the November ballot. Board members say the higher tax will generate enough money to nearly double operations over the next two decades.

Ballot Board Sets Language For November Issues.

12:00AM
August
23, 2006

The Ohio agency that determines wording for statewide ballot issues has come up wtih summaries for two measures that are likely to face voters this November. And, opponents of a fall ballot initiative that expands gambling in Ohio and spends the proceeds on college scholarships say they scored a key victory.