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Media Relations Team

Melanie Crabill
Director of Media Relations
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Kevin Kilbane
Director of Communications
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News Releases

2018 News Clips

"Mayor: New Columbus Crew SC stadium, sports complex planned"-NBC4

"Columbus Mayor releases proposed general fund budget of $912 million"-WBNS

"Ginther’s 2019 budget plan includes more money for safety initiatives"-Columbus Dispatch

"New emergency eviction prevention fund aims to help those in financial emergency"-Columbus Dispatch

"'Linden is personal,' Ginther says in launching revitalization plan"-Columbus Business First

"Columbus expands violent crime review panel"-Columbus Dispatch

"Ohio mayors and school leaders strategize to make sure young people are career ready"-NBC4

"Columbus proposes banning electric scooters from sidewalks"-NBC4

"City sets rules for ride-share scooter and bike companies"-Columbus Business First

"Tourism officials headed to Chicago to promote Columbus"-Columbus Dispatch

"City leaders host "signing day" for Black Women's Equal Pay Day"-WBNS

"City of Columbus creates new plan to stop illegal dumping"-WBNS

Surprise city commitment spurs $25M fund for South Side affordable housing”-Columbus Business First

Ginther announces tax incentive change, affordable housing agenda”-614Now

Columbus ready to roll out gunshot-detection system”-Columbus Dispatch

Feds award $6.1M grant to combat youth homelessness in Columbus”-Columbus Business First

"Fixing Flaws in Columbus Real Estate"-Columbus CEO

"Car-sharing service Zipcar adds service Downtown, in nearby neighborhoods"-Columbus Dispatch

"Mayor Ginther announces recipients of $100000 in My Brother's Keeper grant funds"-NBC4

"Columbus' tax-credit-winning strategy: Pair workforce housing, job centers"-Columbus Business First

"Columbus launches unique 'Smart City' operating system"-AP

"Linden rec center to get major facelift"-NBC4

"Mayor Ginther discusses progress on neighborhood safety strategy"-NBC4

"Columbus Community Safety Commission holds first meeting"-NBC4

"Columbus to spend $1 billion-plus on capital projects"-Columbus Dispatch

"Columbus' plan to curb gun violence fits with state law, officials say"-Columbus Dispatch

"All Columbus police should have body cams by June"-Columbus Dispatch

"Mayor Ginther Appoints Commission To Review Columbus Police Policies"-WOSU

"Ginther, Hardin, Klein call on Kasich to act on Ohio gun laws"-NBC4

"Accenture names Columbus a digital 'innovation hub' as it adds 200 jobs"-Columbus Business First

"Cadet programs increase diversity"-Columbus Dispatch

"Mayor Ginther's second "State of Our City" talk focuses on opioid epidemic"-WBNS

"City initiatives would attract minority and female police, fire recruits"-Columbus Dispatch

"Columbus Council Approves Mayor Ginther's Budget"-WOSU

"First "State of Our City" community event addresses neighborhoods and public safety"-WBNS

"Columbus proposes tax incentives to encourage mixed-income housing development, living wage"-Columbus Business First

"City field: Democratic mayors emerge as hot prospects for 2020"-NBC News

"Columbus only Ohio city among 20 finalists for Amazon HQ2"-Columbus Business First

"Ginther approves additional $2 million to pay for 30 more police officers"-Columbus Dispatch

"Mayor Ginther splits state-of-the-city speech into five conversations"-Columbus Dispatch

"Mayor asks faith leaders to pray for peace in Columbus this weekend"-ABC6

"Good intentions welcome 2018"-Columbus Dispatch