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Columbus Neighborhood Conversations: Recreation & Parks and Pre-K Education

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Columbus Neighborhood Conversations: Recreation & Parks and Pre-K Education

NEIGHBORHOOD CONVERSATIONS Mayor Ginther’s 2018 State of Our City: Neighborhood Conversations will be held at locations throughout the community. These panel discussions are separated by topic: February 21, 2018 6:00 p.m. Recreation & Parks and Pre-K Education Linden Recreation Center – 1254 Briarwood Ave. Each of the talks begins at 6 p.m. Choose the topics […]

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Coleman Government Center is Nearly Open for Business

Walker Evans Walker Evans Coleman Government Center is Nearly Open for Business

City and civic leaders gathered yesterday to christen the new eight-story City of Columbus office building at 111 N. Front St. as the Michael B. Coleman Government Center, named after the city’s most recent former mayor. “Much of the city’s success today can be traced directly to the courage and leadership of Mayor Coleman,” stated current […]

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Columbus Neighborhood Conversations: Neighborhoods and Public Safety

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Columbus Neighborhood Conversations: Neighborhoods and Public Safety

NEIGHBORHOOD CONVERSATIONS Mayor Ginther’s 2018 State of Our City: Neighborhood Conversations will be held at locations throughout the community. These panel discussions are separated by topic: January 31, 2018 6:00 p.m. Neighborhoods and Public Safety Reeb Avenue Center – 280 Reeb Ave. Each of the talks begins at 6 p.m. Choose the topics that mean the most […]

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Pay Equity Plan Designed to Help Close Wage Gap in Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans Pay Equity Plan Designed to Help Close Wage Gap in Columbus

Last Thursday, the Columbus Women’s Commission announced a new plan to help close the wage gap across genders and races in Columbus. The new plan, known in full as “The Columbus Commitment: Achieving Pay Equity” already has 60 organizations signed to the voluntary pledge. “We all know that investing in women strengthens the economic backbone of […]

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City Leaders Respond to Columbus Crew Relocation Announcement

Walker Evans Walker Evans City Leaders Respond to Columbus Crew Relocation Announcement

Earlier today, Columbus Crew SC owner Anthony Precourt announced that he was exploring plans to relocate his soccer team, either into a new stadium in Columbus, or to another city — most likely Austin. “Despite our investments and efforts, the current course is not sustainable,” said Precourt. “This Club has ambition to be a standard […]

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Gallery: People’s State of the City Rally Asks ‘Where is Mayor Ginther?’

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Gallery: People’s State of the City Rally Asks ‘Where is Mayor Ginther?’

Tuesday evening saw the gathering of local activist organizations outside the Bluestone on East Broad Street, where Mayor Andrew Ginther, members of Columbus City Council, and the Columbus Partnership were having their donor dinner. PJP member Amber Evans, who led the rally, described the Columbus Partnership as “a string of corporations, of businesses, of health […]

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Activists Want Columbus Police Officer Zachary Rosen Fired for Assaulting Suspect

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Activists Want Columbus Police Officer Zachary Rosen Fired for Assaulting Suspect

One of the groups behind Justice for Henry Green has released a statement in response to a video released on Monday, which showed Columbus Police Officer Zachary Rosen kicking restrained suspect Demarko Anderson in the head. “We are appalled, though not surprised, by the actions taken by Columbus Police officers in this video,” said the […]

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