Franklin Park State Rejects Tax Credit For Rehab Of East Side Trolley Barns Site By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Dec 21, 2017 columbuscompact.com The Ohio Development Services Agency has rejected a request from a developer for historic tax credits to rehab a trolley barn complex on Oak Street. Hundreds Protest Local Police Shootings By Jim Letizia • May 7, 2017 An estimated crowd of between 300 and 400 people gathered Saturday at Franklin Park to protest local police shootings and call for social justice. Body Found In Franklin Park By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Jul 12, 2015 pinterest.com Columbus police are searching for a motive and suspects in the death of a man found early Saturday in Franklin Park. East Side Trolley Barns Sold By Jim Letizia • Apr 25, 2014 columbuscompact.com The owner of six dilapidated trolley barns near Franklin Park has sold them for 337 thousand dollars to a local real estate broker. Juneteenth Organizer Sues Columbus By Jim Letizia • Dec 19, 2013 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. Police Say Violence Was Planned At Juneteenth Festival By Jim Letizia • Jun 18, 2013 Columbus police say they had no choice but to shut down the annual Juneteenth Festival early. Police Ask Public For Help In Festival Shooting Probe By Mike Foley & Associated Press • Jun 17, 2013 Columbus police are seeking any video that may have been taken of a shooting at a weekend festival that wounded an 11-year-old boy.