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Columbus Leaders Want Change In Transportation.

12:00AM
June
15, 2008

When Columbus City Council recently approved a multi-million dollar plan to expand bike paths, Public Service Director Mark Kelsey quipped the city was moving away from a “car-centric” road system. But, any major shift will require lots of public money and an adjustment in many driver’s mindset.

Drivers most at risk in work zones

12:00AM
April
7, 2008

The start of the highway construction season has authorities reminding drivers to slow down in work zones, and follow the rules. Of all the counties in Ohio, Franklin County has the worst record when it comes to work zone crashes.

OhioTraffic Cameras Will Stay

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12:00AM
January 31, 2008

In a unanimous decision today, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled the use of red-light cameras to ticket motorists does not violate the state’s constitution.

Large Number of Port Columbus Air Traffic Controllers Could Soon Retire

12:00AM
August
30, 2006

The Federal Aviation Administration announced it will keep three air traffic controllers on duty during early morning hours on weekends at Port Columbus. While that may seem like a positive move for workers and fliers, there are other looming problems. A new work contract set to be imposed by the FAA Sunday could cause mass retirements.

Air Traffic Controllers work dispute goes to Congress

12:00AM
May
3, 2006

The federal agency in charge of air safety has gone to congress in a bid to settle a wage and work rules dispute with unionized air traffic controllers. The Federal Aviation Administration wants to put its contract into effect even though it failed to reach agreement with the National Air Traffic Controllers Association.

Officials taking steps to prevent wrong-way collisions

12:00AM
March
23, 2005

Columbus police and state transportation officials are taking a closer look at a handful of recent head-on collisions on Central Ohio interstates. The investigation seeks to determine how and why more drivers are getting on limited access highways the wrong way.

Study: Columbus traffic congestion lessening – slightly

12:00AM
October
31, 2003

If you are stuck in traffic right now, you may find this hard to believe, but a recent study indicates roadway congestion in Columbus has improved – albeit slightly – over the past couple years.

Penn Traffic to close 5 central Ohio Big Bear stores

12:00AM
October
10, 2003

The parent company of Big Bear grocery stores has announced it will close 5 stores in the Columbus area. The stores will cease operations by the end of the year. The move is part of Penn Traffic’s plan to emerge from bankruptcy.