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Southwest is here to stay in Columbus, CEO says

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The Dispatch wrote Southwest is here to stay, CEO says BY MARLA MATZER ROSESouthwest Airlines expects to be a “steady, growing, stable force” at Port Columbus during a troubled time for U.S. air travel, the airline’s chief executive said yesterday. However, Southwest doesn’t expect to pick up the slack left at the airport with the […]


North Campus High Street repairs to increase traffic

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The Lantern wrote High Street repairs to increase traffic Eric House Issue date: 4/25/08 Starting in June, construction crews will begin revitalizing a long-neglected and congested strip of North High Street. Construction is proposed to be completed in the fall of 2009. The bulk of the construction will take place on High Street from Lane […]


Strickland wants 3-C Passenger Rail Restored


The Dispatch wrote Strickland wants 3-C passenger rail restored Thursday, March 6, 2008 COLUMBUS (AP) — Gov. Ted Strickland says the nation’s passenger rail operator should take a look at restoring lines to Ohio cities that have been without them for decades. Strickland asks Amtrak in a letter to evaluate how practical it would be […]


Support The Ohio Hub – Sign the Petition

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XINGColumbus wrote Support The Ohio Hub February 16, 2008 by Eric A petition is up on iPetions for you to show your support for the Ohio Hub plan. Here’s what you’ll be signing up to support… In recognition that the current state of transportation in the state of Ohio requires bold action and strategic investment […]


MORPC seeking nominations for annual awards

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ThisWeekNews wrote MORPC seeking nominations for annual awards Thursday, January 17, 2008 JEFF DONAHUE The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) is seeking nominations from the central Ohio community for two major awards to be presented during a newly created State of the Region luncheon. The luncheon is set for April 16 in the ballroom of […]


Smart car dealership to open in Columbus

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The AP wrote Smart car dealerships to open in Columbus, Cleveland area Monday, January 14, 2008 German car maker Daimler says it’s getting ready to start selling its fuel-sipping Smart car at U.S. dealerships, including two in Ohio. The tiny two-seat vehicles get 40 miles per gallon and have a base price of about $11,600. […]


Free Megabus Tickets for Jan thru March 2008


Megabus is giving out 100,000 free tickets for travel dates between 01/16/08 ~ 03/11/08. Tickets are only available until the end of January right now but the deal is good until March or when they have given out 100k. Just input WIN2008 in the promotion code before searching. That confused me a bit. There is […]


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