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.
A new Franklin County initiative to maintain buffer zones along the creek and its tributaries aims to help keep the Big Darby healthy.
The Big Darby Creek is one of the cleanest aquatic ecosystems of its size in the Midwest. A new Franklin County initiative to maintain buffer zones along the creek and its tributaries aims to help the Big Darby stay environmentally healthy.
The development plan for Big Darby Creek Watershed is finalized. Now it’s time for officials from the 10 involved jurisdictions to take the agreement to their local districts. Columbus City Council held public hearings on the Big Darby plan.
Ten Franklin County jurisdictions working on what’s known as the Big Darby Accord received an update Tuesday afternoon on a draft development and environmental plan. The jurisdictions want to promote reasonable growth while protecting the Big Darby Creek watershed’s ecosystem.
The Columbus City Council is scheduled to vote tonight whether to continue a controversial moratorium that limits the rights of some local landowners.