WOSU News Archives For: July 19, 2010

ODOT Proposes Eco-Friendly Highway Noise Barrier

12:00AM
July
19, 2010

Ohio plans to build a sound barrier made out of soil and plants in the state’s first eco-friendly attempt at muffling highway noise. State transportation department spokesman Scott Varner says the wall will be about 12 feet high.

Foreclosure Crisis: No End In Sight

12:00AM
July
19, 2010

The mortgage crisis isn’t going anywhere. New figures indicate more foreclosures than reported a year ago. WOSU reports Columbus’s has been unable to escape the economic downturn.