Curator Melissa Wolfe talks about the inspiration we can all take away from the Columbus Museum of Arts newest exhibition showcasing the work of home town hero George Bellows. George Bellows and the American Experience through January 4, 2014. This exhibition follows on the heels of a major retrospective of the artist organized by the [...]
Schools, Local Governments Getting $113 Million From Workers’ Comp
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A month after Ohio employers learned they’d be getting $860 million back from the state’s worker compensation insurance fund, local school and governments heard today they’re in line for more than $100 million.
The March announcement came after a Cleveland judge ruled employers paid unfair premiums for eight years.
The rebates to school and local governments will come from a worker’s comp fund surplus after what the Kasich administration calls solid investments by the agency.
Today’s announcement also includes a tripling of safety grants and a four percent rate reduction for public employers. Schools and local government in Franklin County will get more than $12 million, including $1.8 millino to Columbus City Schools, $1.2 million to the county commissioners, and $5.4 million to the city of Columbus.
Click here for a list of all rebates to local schools and governments around Ohio.