Columbus News

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

Development Director Steve Schoeny to Depart, Chief Innovation Officer Michael Stevens to Serve as Interim Mayor Andrew J. Ginther announced Chief Innovation Officer Michael Stevens will serve as Interim Director of the Columbus Department of Development pending the departure of current Director Steve Schoeny. - learn more

Mayor Andrew J. Ginther and City of Columbus to Host ConnectUS Business Conference & Expo Registration is now open for the 2019 ConnectUS Business Conference & Expo presented by Mayor Andrew J. Ginther and the Office of Diversity and Inclusion. - learn more

City of Columbus Releases Operational Review on Division of Police Mayor Andrew J. Ginther released the operational review of the Columbus Division of Police conducted by Matrix Consulting. - learn more