The largest infrastructure project in Akron’s history is turning into a job-training program that local officials hope will help close the skills gap.
Lawmakers Compromise On Transportation Bill.
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State lawmakers have reached a deal on a two-year transportation budget that would spend hundreds of millions of dollars in federal stimulus money. House and Senate negotiators voted to pass the plan. It is expected to pass both the House and Senate and be signed by Gov. Ted Strickland. Ohio Public Radio’s Bill Cohen reports.