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Columbus Symphony A Leaner Orchestra

23, 2008

The contract approved by the Columbus Symphony Orchestra board and musicians makes the CSO a leaner operation. The number of musicians remains at 53, but their pay is cut by more than 25 percent.

Death Knell for Columbus Symphony Orchestra?

31, 2008

Reaction to budget cuts at the Columbus Symphony Orchestra has been mixed. Some have expressed shock, others think it’s time the orchestra faced economic reality. At the moment it seems reconciliation between the symphony board and orchestra musicians is as wide as a chasm.

Lt. Gov. Lee Fisher Leads Ohio Economic Development

Ohio Lt. Gov. Lee Fisher
September 25, 2007

The man in charge of reviving economic development in Ohio says he has his work cut out for him.

Columbus Streetcar Group Says System Would be Economic Boon

Columbus City Council member Maryellen O'Shaughnessy listen to streetcar predictions
December 14, 2006

Representatives of Mayor Coleman’s streetcar working group presented their recommendations to a few members of the Columbus city council on Wednesday.

Strickland Names Fisher to lead Development

28, 2006

Governor Elect Ted Strickland has appointed his lieutenant governor, Lee Fisher, to lead the Ohio Department of Development.