Stonewall Columbus Mayor Coleman Performs Same-Sex Marriage Ceremonies By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Jul 12, 2015 Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman performed several same-sex weddings in a ceremony Saturday outside city hall to celebrate this month's landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling. Columbus Parade Major Part Of Pride Month Activities In Ohio By Jim Letizia • Jun 20, 2014 June is National Pride Month, and Columbus' annual Gay Pride Festival opens this afternoon at Goodale Park. A host of events are scheduled through tomorrow night. Security Enhanced For Gay Pride Parade By Jim Letizia • Jun 21, 2013 Columbus' annual gay pride parade starts on Saturday at Noon. City Council Roundup By Jim Letizia • May 14, 2013 Columbus City Council last night approved spending 2 million dollars to demolish an old municipal building at 109 North Front Street in order to construct new offices that will consolidate zoning and building services.