Tyson, Councilmembers Honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

(Columbus)— Columbus City Councilmembers are joining residents in celebrating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at events across the city. On Friday morning, Councilmember Priscilla R. Tyson , chair of the Health & Human Services Committee, addressed the...

Tyson Announces Workforce Development Budget Amendment

(Columbus)—The Columbus City Council continues to invest in strong and safe neighborhoods while ensuring the long-term financial sustainability of the community. Council members have announced their 2013 proposed budget amendments that include an unprecedented...

City Council Invests in Rainy Day Fund

(Columbus)—Columbus City Council President Andrew J. Ginther and Finance Committee Chair Priscilla R. Tyson have announced Council’s intention to invest an additional $3 million in the City’s Economic Stabilization, or “Rainy Day,” Fund. The additional savings is on...

Community Leaders Praise Bed Tax Reallocation Plan

(Columbus)—Community leaders are praising a plan that looks to overhaul the way the City’s portion of the hotel/motel bed tax is allocated in Columbus.   The proposal will increase funding for Experience Columbus, the Greater Columbus Arts Council, and human services...