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‘Engineer Rides’ Part of Bike Lane Collaboration with Yay Bikes

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Although tough choices about new street designs and bike lanes mean that cycling advocates and traffic engineers are often pitted against each other, a new collaboration between the City of Columbus and Yay Bikes has the two groups working – and riding – together. When Columbus Public Service Director Tracie Davies reached out to Yay […]


Three Finalists Announced for Columbus Arch Award

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The City of Columbus will officially be celebrating its 198th birthday next week, and our three nominees for the first annual Arch Award have been selected: Catherine Girves – Director of the University Area Enrichment Association Elizabeth Lessner – Owner & CEO of Betty’s Family of Restaurants Michael Wilkos – Community Research and Grants Management […]


Solstice Sing for Peace This Sunday

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During the summer solstice, on Sunday June 21 at 8:00 pm, Summit on 16th is hosting a ‘Solstice Sing for Peace’. Solstice Sing for Peace is an international initiative, founded by Rebekah Fraser, with the vision of creating a chain of song around the world at the time of the solstice.

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CU Podcast #15: Pedal Instead with Catherine Girves

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In this week’s ColumbusUnderground.com Podcast, we chat with Catherine Girves on site at the Ohio State Buckeye Spring Game Football Scrimmage where the Pedal Instead program offers free bike parking during games. Catherine chats with us about a variety of topics including some other biking initiatives in Columbus as well as what life is like […]


Lennon Bus Produced Video Premiers Tomorrow

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The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus is halfway through a two-day stop at Ohio State’s Columbus campus. The Lennon Bus travels the country staffed with recording and multimedia engineers who demonstrate cutting-edge technologies and techniques for music and multimedia production. On Wednesday, April 22, Lennon staff coached a group of students from twelve to twenty-seven […]

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Names surfacing to fill 2 vacant seats

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The Dispatch wrote Names surfacing to fill 2 vacant seats Wednesday, December 24, 2008 By Robert Vitale Columbus now has another deficit: two City Council seats that must be filled before tough decisions are made about a budget shortfall that tops $90 million. Councilman Kevin L. Boyce’s appointment as state treasurer means he’ll resign his […]


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