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SMALL BUSINESS ASSESSMENT ADVISORY COMMITTEE The City of Columbus is accepting applications for the Small Business Assessment Advisory Committee, a component of Mayor Andrew J. Ginther’s “Reimagining Small Business Initiatives” announced earlier this month. Applications are available online and must be turned in by January 8, 2019. All applicants must submit a current resume’ or vitae along with the application.

CONSULTANT SELECTED FOR SMALL BUSINESS STUDY The Department of Development has selected Next Street Financial LLC of Massachusetts to provide a comprehensive assessment and study of opportunities for entrepreneurship-based economic development as part of its ongoing efforts to reimagine small business support within the City of Columbus.  - learn more

CITY POLICY DESIGNED TO CREATE MORE AFFORDABLE HOUSING Mayor Andrew J. Ginther and Columbus City Council announced historic changes to a decades-long residential tax incentive policy. - learn more

S.R. 315 AND CITY STREETS The City of Columbus, OhioHealth, and the Ohio Department of Transportation are collaborating on a series of public infrastructure projects that will improve vehicular, bicycle and pedestrian access within the North Broadway and Olentangy River Road corridors to accommodate current and future development opportunities in the area. S.R. 315 and City Streets