Linden Neighborhood Conversation

Robin Davis
Director of Media Relations
614.645.2425
rcdavis@columbus.gov

Melanie Crabill
Communications Manager
614.645.5300
mjcrabill@columbus.gov

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Mayor Ginther Releases Statement Regarding Police Officer’s Arrest Mayor Andrew J. Ginther released a statement regarding the indictment and arrest of Officer Andrew Mitchell of the Columbus Division of Police. - learn more

City and County Officials Announce Complete Count Committee and 2020 Census Action Plan The City of Columbus and Franklin County announced the Complete Count Committee and rolled out the 2020 Census Action Plan. - learn more

Mayor Ginther and Other Leaders Unite in Support of Major Changes to Transportation Funding Mayor Andrew J. Ginther and other leaders throughout the region stood together to support House Bill 62 that would increase the state motor fuel user fee for the first time since 2005 - learn more

City Rolls Out Short Term Rental Licensing Program Beginning today, people interested in using their residences as a short-term rental on a hosting platform will be required to first obtain a short-term rental permit from the City of Columbus Licensing Section. - learn more

Gunfire Detection System Now Live in the Linden Neighborhood As part of the Comprehensive Neighborhood Safety Strategy, the gunfire detection system, ShotSpotter, is now live in the Linden neighborhood. - learn more

City of Columbus Announces Human Services Grants Mayor Andrew J. Ginther and Columbus City Councilmember Priscilla Tyson announced 41 agencies that will be recipients of $4.5 million dollars in Human Services grants in 2019-20 to help create lasting change in the lives of those who are economically insecure in our community. - learn more

City of Columbus to Assist Non-English Speaking Residents With City Income Tax Preparation In collaboration with the Department of Neighborhoods, the Columbus Division of Income Tax is assisting non-English speaking residents with income tax preparation. - learn more

Gunfire Detection System Live in the Hilltop Neighborhood A new gunfire detection system is now live in the Hilltop neighborhood. - learn more

City of Columbus Announces the Small Business Assessment Advisory Committee Mayor Andrew J. Ginther and Council President Shannon Hardin launched the Reimagining Small Business Initiatives in December of 2018. - learn more

2019 State of the City Address Mayor Ginther's 2019 State of the City Address - learn more

Mayor Andrew J. Ginther Announces the Continuation of Extended Hours for Community Recreation Centers for Thursday, January 31 As dangerously cold weather continues in central Ohio, Mayor Andrew J. Ginther reminds Columbus residents that Columbus Recreation and Parks Department community recreation centers remain open, and five community centers will have extended hours of operations for a second day on Thursday, January 31. - learn more

Mayor Andrew J. Ginther Announces Extended Hours for Community Recreation Centers During Extreme Cold Weather As extreme cold weather approaches the central Ohio, Mayor Andrew J. Ginther reminds Columbus residents that Columbus Recreation and Parks Department community recreation centers remain open, and five community centers will have extended hours of operations on Wednesday, January 30. - learn more

Mayor Andrew J. Ginther Announces Deputy Chief Thomas A. Quinlan to Serve As Interim Chief Of Police COLUMBUS, OH – Mayor Andrew J. Ginther today announced that Deputy Chief of Police Thomas A. Quinlan will serve as interim Chief of Police following the retirement of current Chief Kimberley Jacobs on February 8, 2019 - learn more

City Leaders Announce Assistance For Furloughed Federal Workers Mayor Andrew J. Ginther and Columbus City Council announced plans to assist furloughed federal workers with utility bills and outlined what a continued shutdown could mean to Columbus residents. - learn more

Columbus Announces Proposed $1.03 Billion in Voted Bond Package To Finance Capital Improvements The City of Columbus is asking voters to approve a $1.03 billion voted bond package to finance capital improvements in neighborhoods across the city. - learn more

Comprehensive Neighborhood Safety Strategy 2018 Report to the Community We are proud to release the Comprehensive Neighborhood Safety Strategy 2018 Report to the Community. - learn more

Mayor Ginther and First Lady Shannon Ginther Announce New Columbus Women’s Commission Members Mayor Andrew J. Ginther and First Lady Shannon Ginther announced four new Commissioners on the Columbus Women’s Commission. - learn more

Mayor Andrew J. Ginther Comments on State Body Camera Bill House Bill 425 establishes public record law for police worn body camera videos, as well as dashboard camera videos. - learn more