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August 30, 2019, 2pm PDT
Columbus achieved something no other U.S. city has managed: moving out of non-compliance with federal air quality standards for ground-level ozone.
Smart Cities Dive
August 27, 2019, 10am PDT
The city of Columbus provides an example of the need for tenant protections in the state of Georgia.
Ledger-Enquirer
July 8, 2019, 12pm PDT
After 20 years, the Easton Town Center in Northeast Columbus, Ohio draws nearly 30 million visitors a year and sells more than $1 billion in food and merchandise.
The Columbus Dispatch
May 22, 2019, 7am PDT
Think Columbus, Ohio and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Bloomberg
May 21, 2019, 2pm PDT
New apartments aren't rising as fast as the population, and rents, in central Ohio.
The Columbus Dispatch
May 14, 2019, 6am PDT
Regulations for the operation of electric scooter share in Columbus, Ohio require companies to distribute scooter in low-income neighborhoods. The companies haven't been living up to their part of the deal.
The Columbus Dispatch
April 18, 2019, 6am PDT
Columbus approved an emergency allotment of capital improvement bond funding for housing, and the launch of an affordable housing strategy process.
WCBE
March 4, 2019, 2pm PST
Citing a dire housing situation for low-income renters, Columbus, Ohio is considering its first community land trust. The aim is to create housing alternatives for low-income residents of revitalizing neighborhoods.
Next City
January 6, 2019, 7am PST
The program aims to address infant mortality by improving transportation access so women can more easily get prenatal care and other services.
CityLab
November 7, 2018, 7am PST
The city of Columbus, Ohio is sharing some of what it has learned about becoming a smart city.
Smart Cities Dive
September 27, 2018, 5am PDT
A hospital in Columbus, Ohio, seeks to improve the lives of area residents by investing in the surrounding neighborhood.
CityLab
August 16, 2018, 7am PDT
The Austin City Council approved plans for a new, privately financed soccer stadium to become the future home of the team currently known as the Columbus Crew.
KUT
August 16, 2018, 6am PDT
After a bus system redesign a year ago, Columbus is one of a few cities in the country where bus ridership is increasing.
Streetsblog USA
August 8, 2018, 6am PDT
Columbus, Ohio has stood out from its midwest peer cities, with strong growth. Can the city keep it up?
Forbes
February 7, 2018, 7am PST
"Smart City" plans for the city of Columbus are taking shape.
Smart Cities Dive
February 4, 2018, 1pm PST
A discussion of the ongoing Regional Corridor Analysis, expected for completion later this year.
Columbus Underground
November 22, 2017, 9am PST
The original plan earned the city a highly competitive $40 million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation.
Smart Cities Dive
October 18, 2017, 9am PDT
The Columbus Crew could become Austin FC if a new stadium doesn't materialize in Ohio's capital city.
USA Today
October 10, 2017, 6am PDT
A list to probably take with a grain of salt…artisanal salt served by a man with a perfectly waxed handlebar mustache.
Market Insider
September 8, 2017, 6am PDT
Columbus has spent the first year since its selection as the $50 million Smart Cities Challenge grant recipient devoted to planning and research. The grant has also proven a very enticing fundraising tool.
Columbus Business First