WOSU News Archives For: July 11, 2008

Columbus Mayor’s streetcar dream still alive

12:00AM
July
11, 2008

The Columbus Dispatch reported Friday that Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman’s streetcar proposal is “off-line.” WOSU with the mayor’s Urban Ventures Coordinator, Mike Brown, who said Coleman’s streetcar dream has not been derailed. Click the listen icon to hear the interview.

State Lawmakers Take On Pit Bull Controversy.

12:00AM
July
11, 2008

Pit bulls have been blamed in a few very serious attacks in Ohio in recent weeks. In Lorain, a five year old boy was hospitalized after an attack by a pit bull. And last month, pit bulls mauled a Youngstown boy, bit a 12 year old Cincinnati boy 16 times, and went after two suburban Columbus postal workers. But the problem pit bulls present is so difficult that two lawmakers with opposite views are teaming up to deal with it.