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CSCC Putting Bond Issue on the March Ballot

Susan Post Susan Post CSCC Putting Bond Issue on the March Ballot

Columbus State Community College is proposing a $300 million bond issue for the March 2020 ballot to fund the modernization of its facilities. CSCC’s capital plan details facility and IT infrastructure maintenance and improvements to the campus’ buildings whose average age is nearly 50 years. Specific improvements outlined for the bond money include projects to: […]

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Columbus to Invest $400 Million in Neighborhood Programs

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus to Invest $400 Million in Neighborhood Programs

On Monday, Columbus City Council passed ordinances to authorize a new bond sale totaling just under $400 million, which would be invested into infrastructure, public safety, public housing and other neighborhood-centric programs throughout the city. “Our 2018 capital investments enhance the quality of life for all our residents by upgrading critical infrastructure needs and neighborhood […]

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City of Columbus Plans 2013 Bond Package

Walker Evans Walker Evans City of Columbus Plans 2013 Bond Package

For the first time in five years, the City of Columbus is seeking to place a bond package on the ballot this fall for a public vote. The bond package would continue to support capital improvement projects throughout the city for infrastructure and neighborhood projects. Mayor Michael B. Coleman, City Council President Andrew J. Ginther […]


DECISION 2008: What Is A Bond?

Walker Evans Walker Evans

NBC4i.com wrote DECISION 2008: What Is A Bond? Tuesday, Oct 28, 2008 By Denise Yost Columbus voters will go to the polls next week and decide if they’ll approve a bond package that the city wants so it can make major improvements on everything from sewers to refuse collection. The city said that voters will […]


$440 million in projects a go for city improvements

Walker Evans Walker Evans

  The Dispatch wrote $440 million in projects a go no matter what voters say  Sunday, October 19, 2008 BY ROBERT VITALE The city wants your blessing on a plan to borrow $1.66 billion over the next five years to fix streets, upgrade sewer lines and buy firetrucks and police equipment. With or without it, […]

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CCC Hosts Auditor Hugh Dorrian RE: City Bonds, 10/23


Public invited to discuss City Bond package at Columbus Community Coalition (CCC) meeting, October 23 at 6:30pm – Columbus Health Department. This is a great chance to get involved in community issues on a local level. The Columbus Community Coalition was created by community leaders throughout Columbus earlier this year to serve as a clearinghouse […]

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