Several hundred people gathered Tuesday night in east Columbus to protest a Missouri grand jury’s decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson for shooting and killing Michael Brown in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson.
Voters Mixed On Income Tax Hikes While School Levies Pass
There will not be an increase in the income tax in Gahanna.
Voters yesterday rejected the proposal to bump the tax by one percent.
The city of London was able to pass an income tax increase on its fifth try. Voters in Lancaster approved a tax levy to repair city streets.
A school levy in Groveport Madison remains undecided after unofficial results show it failed by 16 votes.
School funding proposals in Delaware, Marysville, and Johnstown all passed.
In the race for Columbus City Council, all three incumbent Democrats qualified for the fall ballot.