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Gahanna piggyback tax

Group comes up short to place parks-rec levy on ballot

The Citizens for Gahanna Parks and Recreation has fallen short of meeting the required number of signatures to place a 0.25-percent piggyback income tax on the Nov. 3 ballot.
Permanent improvements levy

New auditorium seats among projects

Gahanna-Jefferson students, staff members and community members will see improvements to facilities when classes resume Aug. 12.
Ohio State Fair

Needlework exhibitor perseveres despite setbacks

A chain of events almost prevented a former Ohio State Fair Best of Show winner from entering her needlework this year, but central Ohio resident Faye Manalo stitched on.

Gahanna's Candor representing state in Girls Nation

Gahanna resident Kathleen Candor, an incoming senior in Eastland-Fairfield Career & Technical Schools' bioscience technologies program, has been chosen to represent Ohio this week at the American Legion Auxiliary's Girls Nation in Washington, D.C.
Jefferson Township

Trustees place roads levy on Nov. 3 ballot

Jefferson Township trustees voted unanimously July 27 to place a 2.8-mill levy on the Nov. 3 ballot for maintenance and repair of its roads, as well as service-department equipment repair and replacement.
Police beat

Gahanna: Juniper Lane roosters loose

Gahanna police recently responded to a resident's complaint about roosters on the loose on Juniper Lane.

Immunization clinic set up for children

Franklin County Public Health will offer childhood immunizations by appointment only at a clinic set for 9:40 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 3, at the Gahanna Municipal Building, 200 S. Hamilton Road.

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Community notes

* Gahanna Residents In Need will hold a school-supply and book-bag distribution in the parking lot at New Life Church, 3690 N. Stygler Road, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 1.

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Waste not

Full story

Modified trail route saves one Gahanna golf-course sledding hill

Construction of Section 5 of Gahanna's Big Walnut Trail soon will begin with approval of legislation by Gahanna City Council on July 20.
Mayor or city manager

Various cities' leaders to share governance overviews with Gahanna

Ohio city leaders will share information on their forms of government during a roundtable discussion in Gahanna at 6 p.m. Tuesday, July 28, at City Hall, 200 S. Hamilton Road.

Church, vet-clinic rezoning requests headed to council

A rezoning request to allow a veterinary clinic on Morse Road and the rezoning of 4.1 acres at Olde Ridenour and McCutcheon roads from restricted institutional district to suburban office are scheduled to be decided by Gahanna City Council on Aug. 3.

City leaders look at firms to draft strategic plan

The city of Gahanna is in the process of selecting a firm to create a strategic plan for the future.
Police beat

Gahanna: Flash flooding made streets impassable

Gahanna police responded to several calls about impassable streets because of flash flooding July 12.
Houston House

OSU to name residence hall after GLHS alumnus

Gahanna Lincoln High School 1969 alumnus John Hideo Houston is being honored by the Ohio State University with a residence hall named in his memory.

Gahanna council OKs modified trail route to preserve sledding hill

The decision wasn't unanimous but Gahanna City Council approved legislation July 20 to move forward with construction of the Big Walnut Trail’s Section 5.

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Neighbor in the news

Bryon H. Carley has been named one of three new members of the Ohio University Alumni Association Board of Directors.

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