More Canal Winchester News
Groveport and Madison Township residents complained to two separate sets of elected officials last week about the traffic speed, congestion and noise that accompany increasing development in their communities.
Deal with ODNR
As Groveport officials continue to work through residents' concerns related to city ponds, a new 10-year agreement with the Ohio Department of Natural Resources is aimed at alleviating some of the city's responsibilities.
Improving report card scores
Groveport Madison school officials are in the process of implementing a five-year plan that focuses on ways to improve on the district's poor showing on the 2013-14 state report card.
Madison Township trustees have voted to provide financial assistance for the maintenance of the Asbury Methodist Episcopal Cemetery.
Eastland-Fairfield Performing Arts students will delve into Greek tragedy, bringing a defiant Antigone to life in an adaptation that sets the action in modern-day Greece, with characters using cellphones and social media.
Groveport residents who get their water from the city of Columbus will likely see an increase in their bills beginning in January.
Nov. 4 election
Franklin County Children Services is working hard to protect neglected youngsters and earn voters' trust, an agency official says. Children Services is seeking a 10-year, 1.9-mill renewal levy Nov. 4. The levy will appear as Issue 4 on the ballot.
Franklin County auditor
Franklin County Auditor Clarence Mingo says his leadership experience and dedication to efficient property appraisals set him apart in his bid for re-election next month, while challenger Mike Schadek promises to bring greater transparency and more ethical accountability to the office.
20th House District race
Two business owners from Blacklick are vying for the Ohio House of Representatives' 20th District seat.