Columbus News

Mayor Andrew J. Ginther Announces 2019 Inductees into the Columbus Hall of Fame Mayor Andrew J. Ginther announced today that he will induct the late Reverend Dr. Charles E. Booth, the late Helen Jenkins Davis, Donna A. James, and Jim Lorimer into the Columbus Hall of Fame. - learn more

City of Columbus Receives Certificate for Most Water Conserved The City of Columbus was presented with a certificate from the Wyland Foundation for being the winner in the 8th Annual Wyland National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation by pledging to reduce its water use by 65.4 million gallons over the next year. - learn more

Columbus Awarded Competitive Grant to Create Financial Empowerment Strategy for Women and Families The City of Columbus wants to provide women and families a pathway out of poverty. In July 2019, the City received a $20,000 CityStart grant from Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund (CFE Fund) to create a sustainable roadmap for financial stability and empowerment. - learn more

City of Columbus Maintains Highest Possible Triple A Bond Rating The City of Columbus has again earned credit ratings of Aaa/AAA/AAA -- the highest possible credit ratings from Moody’s Investors Service, S&P Global Ratings, and Fitch Ratings, respectively. - learn more