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Long-Awaited Bypass Road Opening In Southeast Ohio

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Wayne National Forest
10:32AM
October
1, 2013

A new bypass road cuts through Wayne National Forest in southeast Ohio.

State Watchdog: ODOT Overpayed As Much As $59 Million For Salt

12:00AM
January
7, 2011

Ohio’s agency that tries to root out corruption inside government says the state Department of Transportation has overpaid for road salt by tens of millions of dollars over the past decade. As Statehouse correspondant Bill Cohen reports, the Inspector General charges that the transportation agency is partly to blame, but so did two major salt companies.

Casino Developer Agrees To Build On Columbus West Side

12:00AM
January
19, 2010

The fight over an Arena District casino may be over. The company looking to build a casino in Columbus now says a location on the west side is its best option. Penn National Gaming Tuesday agreed to build its casino at the site of the shuttered Delphi automotive plant on Georgesville Road.

Most Ohioans Now Eligible to Receive Swine Flu Shots

12:00AM
December
13, 2009

The Ohio Department of Health has lifted restrictions on who can receive the H1N1 vaccine. Previously the vaccine was limited to high risk groups including children, pregnant women and people with underlying medical conditions.

Two-Year Construction Project On Route 315 In Columbus Begins on Monday, June 15th

12:00AM
June
14, 2009

Construction on Route 315 in Columbus is scheduled to begin on Monday, June 15, 2009.

ODOT: Gaps in Money for Road Construction

12:00AM
November
27, 2007

ODOT estimates some big financial holes when it comes to road construction projects.

Pothole repair goes green

12:00AM
March
9, 2007

The Columbus Public Service Department showed off a new step today in getting the city green.

Strickland says he’s found holes in TRAC fund

12:00AM
February
15, 2007

There are more concerns about the upcoming state budget. Governor Strickland says he’s found holes in the fund that is used to pay for local road projects.

Road rage legislation proposed

12:00AM
February
1, 2007

A bill that would make road rage a specific crime in Ohio is now being considered in the state legislature.

Green View Estates 1st “Green” Columbus Subdivision

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12:00AM
January 3, 2007

Construction on the first house in the new Green View Estates subdivision off Mock Road in northeast Columbus is underway. About 30 houses, projected in the $120,000 to nearly $200,000 price range, may seem steep to residents. But construction will follow stringent energy efficient guidelines and environmentally friendly building practices.