WOSU News Archives For: January 16, 2008

More parking garages for downtown Columbus?

12:00AM
January
16, 2008

Some people consider parking in downtown Columbus, well, a commodity. At times finding a place to park can be quite difficult, especially if there’s a big event in progress. Mayor Michael Coleman announced he wants to build two parking garages with construction starting this year.

English-Only Driving Test

12:00AM
January
16, 2008

One Ohio legislator says the state’s highways may not be as safe as they used to be, because a growing number of truckers cannot read highway signs written in English.

Bill aims to limit tainted imports; critics call it unnecessary

12:00AM
January
16, 2008

Local steel workers Wednesday rallied in support of tougher safety regulations on imported food and drugs. Members of the United Steel Workers union say the U.S. Food and Product REsponsibility Act is a good thing for American workers. But some Conservatives see it as a barrier to free trade.

Ohio’s Economy Options

12:00AM
January
16, 2008

Ohio Governor Ted Strickland is mulling over options to deal with the state’s lackluster economy.