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Weinland Park

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Franklin County Commissioners today are expected to accept a 171 thousand dollar legal settlement with Norfolk Southern Railroad for the train derailment in Weinland Park in July of 2012.

Democratic U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown of Ohio is sponsoring a bill designed to protect communities from the dangers of trains carrying hazardous materials.

WCBE files

The National Transportation Safety Board says a broken rail was the cause of a train derailment near the Ohio State Fairgrounds in 2012.

columbusunderground.com

Work to flush criminals out of the Weinland Park neighborhood and attract new residents continues.

Columbus police along with federal and state authorities have filed drug and weapons charges against 22 members of the Short North Posse gang.

Local Agencies Want Money From Rail Company

Jul 11, 2013

Local agencies say they are still trying to recover nearly 900 thousand dollars lost in the train derailment and explosion near Weinland Park last year.