Columbus Department of Recreation and Parks City To Fund Gun Violence Prevention Efforts By Jim Letizia • Jun 7, 2018 Columbus city officials are pumping more money into gun violence prevention efforts. Columbus Public Parks Ranked Poorly By Jim Letizia • May 25, 2018 tpl.org Columbus is ranked 62nd in a new annual report on the nation's top 100 municipal park systems. Columbus Euthanized 250 Downtown Geese By Associated Press • Aug 14, 2017 photos-public-domain.com The City of Columbus has paid nearly 11 thousand dollars to euthaize 250 geese that populated the Scioto River downtown. Columbus Officials Dedicate New Public Park By Mike Foley • Jul 21, 2017 youtube.com Columbus officials on Thursday officially dedicated the new Wilson Road Park. Columbus Opens Rec Centers To Help People Stay Warm By Jim Letizia • Jan 7, 2014 Cold weather has prompted many schools around the state to cancel classes today.