Rickenbacker Airport


Columbus City Council last night approved tax incentive legislation designed to attract large companies, amid word that the city is competing to land Asian electronics giant Foxconn.

Columbus City Council last night approved legislation giving the development director the authority to negotiate the creation of a tax-increment financing district for fast food operator White Castle to expand its corporate offices on Goodale Street and create 300 housing units.


Columbus City Council last night approved spending 17.1 million dollars for a project to expand and improve a 1.28 mile stretch of Alum Creek Drive from Performance Way to Integrity Drive North.

Passenger traffic rose last month at Columbus' two airports.

Columbus Regional Airport Authority officials say passenger traffic at the John Glenn Airport increased last month. Jim Letizia reports.  

Columbus City Council last night approved a tax break for a California-based retailer to create 158 jobs in logistics and warehousing.


The Columbus Regional Airport Authority says the Rickenbacker foreign-trade zone is ranked ninth in the nation for the total value of all goods imported last year.

Columbus City Council last night approved one business tax break and amended two others.

The Columbus Regional Airport Authority says passenger traffic at Port Columbus rose in February as compared with the same month a year ago.

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Federal prosecutors say outgoing Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman will not face criminal charges related to the sale of his former home in Berwick.


A pavement renovation project is set to start this fall at the Rickenbacker Airport motor pool.

The FBI is investigating the sale of Democratic Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman's former home in Berwick.

Luxembourg-based cargo carrier Cargolux will begin shipping Ohio-made goods from Rickenbacker Airport today.

Florida-based Amerijet International is opening an air cargo hub at Rickenbacker Airport.

Dozens of new jobs are coming to Groveport.

Rickenbacker To Hold Emergency Exercise Today

Jun 20, 2013

Officials at Rickenbacker Airport today will hold a mandatory emergency preparedness exercise involving dozens of police officers, doctors, Transportation Security Administration officials, and rescue workers.

The Columbus Regional Airport Authority says a deal is in the works to sell land near Rickenbacker Airport.

Nearly 200 Ohio National Guard troops returned to Central Ohio yesterday after a year of service in Afghanistan.