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Platform Promises Access to Untapped Supply of Affordable Housing

Brent Warren Brent Warren Platform Promises Access to Untapped Supply of Affordable Housing

The issue of affordable housing in Central Ohio received a lot of attention in 2019 – a $100 million Housing Fund was established in June, and a bond package was approved by Columbus voters in May that allocated $50 million toward the cause. But what if there were a way to increase the supply of affordable housing in Columbus […]

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Boxing Show – Rising Stars Boxing Promotions

  Boxing Show – Rising Stars Boxing Promotions

Rising Stars Boxing is proud to invite you to it’s premier exhibition event! Saturday November 2nd Franklin County Fairgrounds 4100 Columbia St, Hilliard, OH 43026 Doors open at 6 Event starts at 7 Show is all ages friendly Food and Alcohol will be available Buy your early bird tickets now before prices increase! Reach out […]

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Columbus Bike Your Parks Tour

  Columbus Bike Your Parks Tour

A little grit, a little green. Join Columbus Outdoor Pursuits for a 12-mile bike tour that stops at 5 exceptional Columbus city parks. Learn about the history and green spaces that make Cbus a great city to visit and live in! The group will stay together as much as possible, waiting for one another at […]

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Columbus Bike Your Parks Tour

  Columbus Bike Your Parks Tour

A little grit, a little green. Join Columbus Outdoor Pursuits for a 12-mile bike tour that stops at 5 exceptional Columbus city parks. Learn about the history and green spaces that make Cbus a great city to visit and live in! The group will stay together as much as possible, waiting for one another at […]

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Senior Housing Stabilization Roundtable

Anne Evans Anne Evans Senior Housing Stabilization Roundtable

This month council will be holding another Senior Housing Stabilization Roundtable to provide an update from our last event in October and to hear more feedback from our residents. In partnership with Age Friendly Columbus and Franklin County, the event will be held: Wednesday – January 23 11:00am – 12:30pm Milo-Grogan Recreation Center 862 E. […]

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Making Columbus Age Friendly: A Note from City Council President Pro Tem Michael Stinziano

Michael Stinziano Michael Stinziano Making Columbus Age Friendly: A Note from City Council President Pro Tem Michael Stinziano

We’re getting older. While your first reaction might be an eye roll for saying the obvious, I want you to think about the fact that we are all experiencing the obstacles of aging on a daily basis. Older neighborhoods in cities like Columbus have cracked sidewalks, crosswalks that offer little time to cross busy streets, […]

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Gateway Named Columbus’ First Age-Friendly Business

Hope Madden Hope Madden Gateway Named Columbus’ First Age-Friendly Business

“We’re looking at it through the lens of older adults because our 65-plus population is projected to double in the next 20 years,” she says. “But we call it ‘age-friendly,’ not ‘old-age-friendly,’ because any of the improvements that we make to our city will actually benefit individuals of all ages and abilities.” Via smaller, community-based […]

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The 6th Annual Columbus Dessert Festival Returns!

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