Columbus News

Utilities Payment Help Increased to Columbus Residents Affected by COVID-19 The City of Columbus is making additional funding from the 2020 federal Coronavirus, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act available for utility assistance grants to Columbus residents. - learn more

Columbus Celebrates Sustainability Accomplishments: Issue 1 Win and Top Environment Rating From International Organization Two developments are keeping the City of Columbus as a national and regional leader in sustainability. - learn more

Mayor Andrew J. Ginther Releases 2021 Proposed Operating Budget Mayor Andrew J. Ginther released his proposed 2021 General Fund budget. - learn more

Independent Investigator Seeks Publics Help in Investigation of CPD Actions During Protests The city of Columbus is asking for the public’s help with an independent investigation into the actions of some Columbus Police officers during the Summer 2020 protests and riots. - learn more

Mayor Andrew J. Ginther Announces 2020 Capital Improvements Budget Mayor Andrew J. Ginther announced the 2020 Capital Improvements Budget (CIB) which includes nearly $113 million in new infrastructure projects to support police reform, increase affordable housing and invest in Columbus neighborhoods. - learn more