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.
WOSU News Archives For: June 7, 2012
As Ohio State University administrators prepare to recommend a company to lease its parking operations, OSU President Gordon Gee continues to defend the controversial proposal.
Former Ohio Governor Ted Strickland has stayed active in democratic politics since his defeat in 2010 to Republican John Kasich. Strickland says while he’s lending campaign help to other democrats he’s undecided about a possible rematch with Governor Kasich in 2014.
Builders say the new requirements will come at a limited expense. But even small increases can price out thousands of potential buyers.
Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman has named Gregory Paxton as the cityâ€™s new fire chief.
An ODOT panel has voted to move up most major road projects that were delayed by several years, inclduing the I-70/I-71 overhaul. But officials know the new schedule likely will not satisfy communities that are depending on new roads.