WOSU News Archives For: July 9, 2007

Alternative Fuel Activists Push Bio Fuels

12:00AM
July
9, 2007

Promoters of bio-fuels are traveling Ohio this week to tout alternative fuels.

U.S. Senator George Voinovich says it’s time to move out troops from Iraq

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12:00AM
July 9, 2007

In an unusual move, two Republican U.S. Senators recently called for troop withdrawal from Iraq. One of those is Ohio Senator George Voinovich.

More Central Ohio Highways Are Lined With “Noise Walls.”

12:00AM
July
9, 2007

Work crews are installing more noise walls on the city’s north side. The pre-cast barriers are being put up around Sharon Woods Metro Park near the Interstate 270 and 71 interchange. Much of the north side from Easton on the east to the Sawmill road interchange on 270 and on I-71 north of 161 is now walled in. The Ohio Department of Transportation says barriers are designed to reduce traffic noise but some northeast side residents say they make little difference.