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.
Columbus Closes School For 3rd Day This Week
Columbus school officials say bus stops and sidewalks are too hazardous in many areas. The district has cancelled classes for the third time this week. Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman ordered city plow trucks to work residential streets. Plowing and treatment in city neighborhoods will continue today.
Some other school districts are operating on a two-hour delay.
Columbus City Schools CLOSED
Worthington City Schools 2-Hour Delay
(No Morn Kindergarten)
Canal Winchester 2-Hour Delay