Columbus City Council

The City Hall lobbyist at the center of the Columbus red light camera scandal is talking to federal investigators.

Columbus City Council last night approved legislation allowing the Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging to move into the former Bob Evans Headquarters building on South High Street.

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Columbus City Council last night approved spending 74 million dollars on the third and final phase of the renovation of the area around City Hall.

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The former CEO of the Arizona-based red light camera company Redflex, which runs Columbus' system, has pleaded guilty to her role in an eight year fraud and bribery scheme. 

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The City of Columbus is purchasing three properties on Home and Dublin roads to build a new water treatment plant.

Columbus City Council tonight is expected to approve 7.3 million dollars in tax breaks for three private businesses, including one mentioned by Mayor Michael Coleman in his State of the City address. 

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Columbus City Council last night approved legislation to launch a 43 million dollar biosolids disposal project.

In the race for eight Columbus City Council spots on the November ballot, Democrats Michael Stinziano, Michelle Mills, Zach Klein and Jaiza Page finished in the top four. 

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Columbus City Council last night approved a 9.7 million dollar contract to build a new bridge on West Fifth Avenue over the Scioto River.

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.

Columbus City Council last night approved 3.2 million dollars in tax breaks for a German auto parts maker to expand its plant on South 3rd Street on the South Side.

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Columbus City Council last night voted to forgive 2.5 million dollars in municipal loans made to the YWCA in 1994 to renovate the Griswold Building on South Fourth Street to serve in part as a shelter for low-income and homeless women.

Columbus City Council last night approved tax breaks for three private businesses.

Columbus City Council last night approved a new contract that requires more money be spent to clean up Saunders Park on the Near East Side.

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The all-Democratic Columbus City Council last night appointed a new member.

The app-based ride sharing service Lyft says it will stop operating in Columbus on January 19th. 

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A Columbus School Board member and a former school board candidate are among the 8 finalists to fill a soon-to-be vacant seat on Columbus City Council.

The city of Columbus has adopted a new one thousand dollar per day fine to try and deter residential and commercial building owners from allowing their properties to become a public nuisance.

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19 people have applied to fill a soon-to-be vacant seat on Columbus City Council.

The city of Columbus and Franklin County will each spend 250 thousand dollars in taxpayer money to promote the NHL All-Star Game in late January.

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