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Personnel Matters Behind Closed Doors At City Council

12:00AM
January
3, 2011

Columbus City Council members will interview candidates for two open council seats this week before a vote on January 10th. Those interviews will be held behind closed doors for the first time.

Grass Roots Group Opposes Columbus Executive Sessions

12:00AM
August
17, 2010

A grassroots group is speaking out against a ballot question that would allow Columbus City Council to meet in private. Issue Two would change the city’s charter to allow for executive sessions under certain circumstances.

Closed Meetings Face Criticism

12:00AM
June
25, 2010

Elected officials usually conduct their meetings in public, however the law says sometimes they can hold meetings in private. But Columbus City Council members say city ordinances prevent them from holding such executive sessions. They are looking at ways to hold some meetings in private.

Section of I-71 Re-Opened

12:00AM
June
2, 2010

Columbus Police say I-71 southbound to I-70 westbound is open after being closed for more than two hours Wednesday morning because of an overturned tractor trailer.