WOSU News Archives For: August 20, 2007

New Partnership to Hold and Create Jobs

12:00AM
August
20, 2007

The Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio says a new partnership with three companies will keep 300 jobs in the central Ohio area and add 50 jobs.

Dog Days In Columbus – Then and Now

12:00AM
August
20, 2007

These are the dog days of August. It’s a time for loose, light clothing, shorts and sandals. Air Conditioning in the car and the home is a must. But before you complain too much, WOSU Commentator and local historian Ed Lentz reminds us we’ve got it pretty good.

Columbus Bus Authority Says Its Hard To Recruit New Drivers.

Alvin Butler has been a COTA driver for 21 years
12:00AM
August 20, 2007

The Central Ohio Transit Authority has been working to restore routes and service hours that were cut due to financial hardship last year. 10,000 hours were restored in May, and the bus system hopes to replace as many as 40 coaches before the end of the year. But COTA is having a hard time finding new drivers.