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Columbus Wins $50 Million Smart City Grant

Brent Warren Brent Warren Columbus Wins $50 Million Smart City Grant

Columbus has won the US Department of Transportation’s Smart City challenge. The $40 million federal grant – along with $10 million from Vulcan Inc. – will be used to invest in what’s being called the next wave of transportation innovation. The Columbus application includes plans for driverless vehicles, advanced traffic analytics, and “intelligent infrastructure,” all […]

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Senator Sherrod Brown Calls for Homeowner Relief in Franklinton

Walker Evans Walker Evans Senator Sherrod Brown Calls for Homeowner Relief in Franklinton

On Friday, US Senator Sherrod Brown stopped by Franklinton with a message of support for local residents. Brown said that he wants to see funding directed to the neighborhood from the recent $16 billion settlement between Bank of American and the US Department of Justice to resolve homeowner issues. “Ohio’s communities bore the brunt of […]

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Why Marriage Matters Ohio Campaign Launches Today

Walker Evans Walker Evans Why Marriage Matters Ohio Campaign Launches Today

A new marriage quality educational campaign called “Why Marriage Matters” was launched across Ohio today as a new effort to support statewide marriage rights for committed couples of all orientations. Three simultaneous launch events took place in Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati this morning, featuring speakers from founding organizations including Equality Ohio Education Fund, Freedom to […]

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