WOSU News Archives For: December 28, 2009
One of Three Communities Built by the Federal Government to Create Jobs During the Depression Looks for ways to Survive the Worst Economy since the 1930′s
Seven decades ago, trying to create jobs during the Great Depression, the federal government briefly went into the business of building communities.
One recurring problem dominated the agenda of Ohio legislators in 2009 — huge holes in the state budget.
Across Ohio small family farms struggle to survive. As family farmers try to eke out a living they often face pressures to sell to larger farms or to housing developers. One Central Ohio farm is not only surviving but growing – thanks to the area’s growing immigrant population.