On this episode of Broad & High, an artist profile: Dennis DeVendra, a blind woodturner. Also a look at Dangerdust, the anonymous chalk artist duo from Columbus College of Arts and Design, Helping Hands Center an arts & autism based in Clintonville, Petali Teas and D’Art the Gallery Kitty at Dublin Arts Council.
In what’s described as the closest vote in union history, teachers and school board members in Westerville have approved a new three-year labor agreement.
About 600 drivers and mechanics are out on strike today, even after reaching a tentative labor deal with COTA executives late last night.
State leaders have have agreed on a new three-year deal with the Ohio Civil Service Employees Association.
Senate Bill 5 would prohibit such automatic “fair share” payments.
State data reviewed by The Associated Press show eight in 10 unionized government workers in Ohio would pay more toward their health insurance premiums if voters retain a
new collective bargaining law in November.
With the specter of severely limited bargaining power hanging over them, Bexley teachers recently reached agreement on a new contract in just one day.
Sodexo workers who are contracted by Ohio State University to set up concession stands, walked away from their jobs right before the OSU v. Indiana football game. They are on a week-long strike.
City council members last night got an earful of complaints from members of the Columbus police union about plans to reorganize some police precincts and reassign officers.
A ribbon cutting formally opens the new Ohio Union building at Ohio State University. The 4-story building cost $118 million dollars and will be paid for, for the most part, by students.
The Columbus Fraternal Order of Police and the department’s top leaders will meet again Tuesday morning starting at 8 thirty, as they work to find a solution on new precincts for the division and new officer assignments.