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City Council Adopts Ordinances


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New Athens City ordinances relating to bike racks to information systems are on the horizon. Athens City Council adopted several ordinances at their meeting last night. Council members suspended the rules to many of these ordinances so that they could be passed quickly. Ordinance 0-100-11 will allow the city engineer to hire firms to do… Read More

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City Council Adopts Ordinances


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Several ordinances were adopted at the Athens City Council meeting last night that strive to improve the county. Everything from bike racks to information systems were discussed, and council members suspended the rules to many of these ordinances so that they could be passed quickly. Ordinance 0-100-11 will allow the city engineer to hire firms… Read More

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Voters Reject Issue 2

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Update 10:28 p.m. State Representative Debbie Phillips (D-92nd District) calls the rejection of Issue 2 "a victory for the citizens of Ohio." Phillips was a strong opponent of Issue 2.  She says the election result is a reflection of the hard work of Ohio's middle-class families.  "Senate Bill 5 went way too far.  It's clear… Read More

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Ohio In National Spotlight Today

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A nationally watched fight over the bargaining abilities of 350,000 unionized public workers tops a list of ballot questions that face Ohio voters in an unusually vigorous off-year election Tuesday. Voters will also decide whether to allow the state to opt out of a federal health insurance mandate and whether judges should be allowed to… Read More