Columbus Recreation and Parks Department http://wcbe.org en Juneteenth Organizer Sues Columbus http://wcbe.org/post/juneteenth-organizer-sues-columbus <p><font face="ARIAL" size="3"><font face="ARIAL" size="3">The organizer of the annual Juneteenth Festival is taking the city to federal court, claiming officials discriminated against the African-American community by stopping the festival last year after a child was shot. Thu, 19 Dec 2013 12:15:06 +0000 Jim Letizia 48353 at http://wcbe.org City To Link Key Sections Of Bike Trail http://wcbe.org/post/city-link-key-sections-bike-trail <p><font face="ARIAL" size="3"><font face="ARIAL" size="3">The city of Columbus plans to connect the popular Olentangy Trail with Grandview Heights and Harrison West.&nbsp; <font face="Arial" size="3"> Tue, 01 Oct 2013 00:27:30 +0000 Jim Letizia 44042 at http://wcbe.org City Council Votes On Portaging Rights For Boaters On Olentangy http://wcbe.org/post/city-council-votes-portaging-rights-boaters-olentangy <P><FONT size=3 face=Arial>The City of Columbus plans to change municipal code to give access points to the Olentangy River for boaters and kayakers. Columbus Recreation and Parks Director Alan McKnight says the change to allow portaging around low head dams is part of the city's Olentangy Water Trail plan adopted in 2007. Mon, 16 Sep 2013 21:12:28 +0000 Jim Letizia 43219 at http://wcbe.org Westgate Recreation Center Renovations Planned http://wcbe.org/post/westgate-recreation-center-renovations-planned <P><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL>The City of Columbus plans to spend 5.5 million dollars to renovate the Westgate Recreation Center on the West side. Fri, 05 Jul 2013 15:59:58 +0000 Jim Letizia 38791 at http://wcbe.org Golf Course To Become Public Park http://wcbe.org/post/golf-course-become-public-park <P><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL>Columbus City Council last night approved legislation clearing the deed of the Walnut Hills Golf Course on Livingston Avenue. Tue, 26 Feb 2013 13:22:48 +0000 Jim Letizia 31323 at http://wcbe.org