WOSU News Archives For: September 22, 2006

City: Fire Prevention Bureau Missed Very Few Inspections

12:00AM
September
22, 2006

Columbus city officials today released the findings of a year-long independent investigation of the Fire Prevention Bureau. The city hired labor attorney Pamela Krivda to investigate reports that fire safety inspections were not conducted.

City of Columbus To Give $14 Million To Start-Up Airline

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12:00AM
September 22, 2006

It’s expected by next spring there will be another airline from which to choose at Port Columbus. State and local officials plan to give $57 million in tax dollars to help launch Skybus.

City, State Officials Promise Tax Support for New Airline

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12:00AM
September 22, 2006

Local and state officials have announced a package of incentives today to help a discount airline get going in Columbus. Skybus has said it plans to fly to 25 cities from its Columbus hub, using a model aimed at competing with Southwest and other no-frills airlines.