Affording Housing Alliance weighs in on Issue 1

BREAKING NEW:┬áThe Affordable Housing Alliance of Central Ohio has adopted the following position statement on Issue 1: The Affordable Housing Alliance of Central Ohio has deep reservations about the effect the ward system would have on the development of the needed 27,000 units of affordable housing throughout Central Ohio. We know that meeting affordable housing[…]


Thank you, Councilmember Hardin

COLUMBUS CITY COUNCILMEMBER SHANNON HARDIN JOINS MAYOR ANDREW J. GINTHER IN ANNOUNCING THE FORMATION OF A CHARTER REVIEW COMMITTEE Columbus City Councilmember Shannon Hardin joined Mayor Andrew J. Ginther to announce the formation of a Council Charter Review Committee to conduct a comprehensive review of how City Council is structured. The Committee will be formed[…]

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The right way

Today, the mayor and council have announced a citizen-led committee to look at how we could modernize our city council. Everything will be on the table, including the appointment process which Issue 1 ignores. This public process will be open, transparent, and fair. Like the 2015 marijuana monopoly scheme, Issue 1 was hatched in the[…]


Let’s get it right!

Let’s get it right, Columbus! Today, Mayor Andrew Ginther and Councilmember Shannon Hardin will formally announce a new citizen-led Charter Review Committee, according to a city media release. One Columbus strongly supports this opportunity to look at successful cities and consider modernizations for our City Council. Issue 1 was hatched in the dark without public[…]