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American Electric Power Begins Offering “Time-of Day” Rates.

12:00AM
January
28, 2011

American Electric Power is now offering “time-of-day” rates to its customers with so-called smart meters that measure real time electric usage.

Short North Employees Feel Impact of Meter Changes

12:00AM
September
22, 2010

It’s been about three months since the city of Columbus changed its parking meter rates and hours. While the adjustments are generating additional revenue for the city, WOSU reports its causing hardship on those who work in the Short North.

Columbus Suburb Puts Hold On Electric “Smart Meters.”

12:00AM
September
13, 2010

American Electric Power has installed more than 100,000 so called “Smart Meters” in Ohio. But, plans to install the new meters in Westerville have been put on hold.

Columbus Mayor Calls for Response to Complaints About Parking Meter Rate Hikes

12:00AM
December
11, 2009

In a memo dated Friday, Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman instructs Public Service Director Mark Kelsey to form a Parking Meter Advisory Team

Parking Meter Rate Hike Raises Ire Of Small Business Owners in Downtown Columbus

12:00AM
December
3, 2009

The price of parking at city of Columbus parking meters began going up this week. The city has increased the rates by 50 percent. That’s upset some downtown business owners who say they were never notified about the increase.