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05 July 2016

On August 2nd, in a Special Election with just one issue on the ballot – Issue 1, Columbus will vote on whether to adopt a more contemporary form...

Many people holding boxes
02 June 2016

After a five-year long struggle, the grassroots effort to give a voice to more Columbus residents will finally come to a public vote at a special election...

Chart depicting how much it costs to run for city office in Columbus
09 December 2015

As Columbus struggles with issues of public trust in government caused by the conduct or misconduct of elected officials,The Columbus Free Press...

Woman speaking at podium outside at press conference
27 October 2015

A bipartisan group of Columbus residents, led by Whitney Scott, unveiled citizens’ latest effort to reform Columbus City Council. The group,...

27 October 2015

Last month, The Free Press reported on how the Ginther Express was losing its steam. As events have unfolded, the Ginther train has left the...

Building being demolished
28 September 2015

The Poindexter Legacy Committee (“PLC”), a project of the Coalition for the Responsible and Sustainable Development of the Near East Side (“...