This February marks the 100th anniversary of an Ohio State tradition. Since 1915, the chimes have been part of University life, housed in one of the oldest and most unique buildings on campus. WOSU’s Tom Rieland has this profile on the Chimes of Orton Hall…
Delaware County Gets Ready For Court Fight Over Fire Levy
The Delaware County Board of Elections has voted to take a legal fight over a fire levy to the Ohio Supreme Court.
Board members and trustees in Orange Township have been at odds since the board rejected a township levy request because it came in two minutes late.
Last week the township asked the Ohio Supreme Court to intervene, and yesterday the board of elections filed a response showing they intend to continue the court fight.
The Orange Township fire chief has already given lay-off notices to nearly two dozen fire fighters, and says if they can’t get the levy on the February ballot or find alternate funding, he may have to close the department entirely.