A combination of stagnant funding and changing technology is putting pressure on a decades old service for Central Ohio’s blind community. VOICEcorps is searching for ways to maintain services for the visually impaired.
WOSU News Archives For: February 6, 2013
The Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio is about ready to launch a $300-million project to convert trash to energy. Backers say this new plan differs from Columbus’ ill-fated trash burning power plant of several decades ago.
Governor Kasich’s proposed two-year state budget would restore $28 million dollars to the local government fund, but prevent local governments from raising sales taxes.
Fire service will apparently continue as normal in two Delaware county townships after voters approved new levies on Tuesday.
Police are looking for information about the men who separately robbed three Columbus financial institutions on Tuesday.
Gov. John Kasich has proposed a tax shift plan that he says result in a net tax cut of $1.4 billion. But it would mean sales tax on several services that have traditionally avoided sales tax.