Foreclosures during the Great Recession added to thousands of blighted properties in Columbus. But, a state program helped fund demolition of many of those houses and apartment units.
Does The Blue Jackets’ Record Change Your Mind on the Arena Deal?
The Blue Jackets are still looking for their first win.Â Â The team has not won since city and county leaders announced a plan to buy Nationwide Arena and offer the Blue Jackets free rent. It’s an attempt to keep the team in Columbus and keep The Arena District vibrant.Â Do the team’s on-ice struggles change your feelings on the deal?