Columbus Bond Package Local Election Results In A Nutshell By Jim Letizia • Nov 9, 2016 Democrats won five of the six contested Franklin County seats on the ballot Tuesday - two county commission seats, the treasurer, the clerk of courts, and the recorder. Council Approves Legislation Regarding Two Legal Settlements Involving Safety Employees By Jim Letizia • Jul 12, 2016 Columbus Division of Police via YouTube Columbus City Council last night approved paying nearly 100 thousand dollars in attorneys' fees for a lawsuit a Columbus man won against a local police officer. Council Approves Bond Sale Ahead Of November Ballot Issue By Jim Letizia • Jun 28, 2016 Columbus City Council last night approved legislation related to the bond package voters will see on the November ballot. Council Amends, Approves Abortion Clinic Buffer Zone Ordinance By Jim Letizia • Jun 21, 2016 twitter Columbus City Council last night approved an ordinance creating a 15-foot buffer zone around abortion clinics, with the penalty for violators being a first-degree misdemeanor. Columbus To Get Its First Protected Bicycle Lane By Jim Letizia • Apr 28, 2015 Columbus City Council last night approved the city's portion of a multi-million dollar contract for resurfacing and repairing a portion of U.S. Route 23. New Taxicab, Pedicab Regulations Approved By Jim Letizia • Jul 2, 2013 Columbus City Council last night approved new regulations for taxicab and pedicab drivers. Council To Vote On Bond Package By Jim Letizia • Jul 1, 2013 Columbus City Council tonight is expected to approve legislation placing an 842 million dollar capital improvements bond package before the voters this fall. Columbus Mayor Proposes Bond Package For November Ballot By Mike Foley & Alison Holm • Jun 19, 2013 Columbus City officials this morning outlined plans for a bond package to be placed on the November Ballot. Columbus To Put Bond Package Before Voters By Jim Letizia • May 17, 2013 Columbus voters will be asked to approve an 800 million dollar bond package this fall.