On this episode of Broad & High, an artist profile: Dennis DeVendra, a blind woodturner. Also a look at Dangerdust, the anonymous chalk artist duo from Columbus College of Arts and Design, Helping Hands Center an arts & autism based in Clintonville, Petali Teas and D’Art the Gallery Kitty at Dublin Arts Council.
Columbus City Council And County Approve Casino Deal
Both the Columbus City Council and Franklin County Board of Commissioners have approved the annexation deal between the city and developers of the West side casino.
The agreement approved by council last night and commissioners this morning sends Penn National Gaming $15 million to help ready the West Broad Street site for a planned opening late next year. It also approves annexation of the site into Columbus, which would send the city millions in tax revenue every year.
A federal judge has asked that a final agreement be sent to him by Friday.