Columbus police say a double murder suspect was shot and wounded Wednesday by officers near Parsons Avenue and Kossuth Street. He was taken into custody shortly after the killings.
The Ohio Department of Transportation has officially kicked off construction season in the state.
Prospective Ohio drivers would see added training requirements and the Bureau of Motor Vehicles would be allowed to accept credit and debit cards under a state transportation budget that easily cleared the Ohio House on Tuesday.
It may be in the upper 80s today, but the state and local communities are already thinking about the coming winter. And they’re looking at some bills for road salt that are stopping them cold.
As road construction season gets underway in Ohio, some in the industry are worried about the flow of money from the federal government to help pay for the projects drivers will see next year.
The department wanted to buy 150,000 tons of salt for communities and then have them to return the salt after they replenish their supplies. But no salt companies bid in the 10-day window that ended Friday.
Aside from an overnight snow, the commute into downtown Columbus should be easier Tuesday morning with the reopening of several on-ramps and off-ramps.
The Ohio Department of Transportation has released a draft transportation plan for new projects in early every part of the state.
Crashes on interstate highways east and north of Columbus Saturday caused big delays before both routes were able to reopen.
The state is eliminating 34 jobs staffing 11 information centers along Ohio’s interstate highways and one on at the Statehouse in Columbus.
The Ohio Department of Transportation has unveiled a new web tool to help drivers avoid traffic jams and road closures.