The 23-year-old replica of Christopher Columbus’ flagship was removed from the Scioto River earlier this year because of a riverfront renovation project. Its potential return depends on a nonprofit group raising $1 million for repairs, and so far those talks haven’t progressed.
WOSU News Archives For: May 6, 2009
Voters in Upper Arlington sent a strong message Tuesday. By a 72 to 28 percent margin the voters rejected a proposed bond issue request to renovate and expand the city’s library system.
Franklin County voters had their say on Tuesday. They approved a fraction of a mill tax levy to operate Franklin County MetroParks for the next ten years. The new MetroParks tax will add 23 dollars annually to the tax bill on a 100-thousand dollar home.