2008 State of the City Address

Staff Writer
Columbus Alive

The mayor tackled topics such as safety, economic development, green jobs, enforcing an underage curfew, continuing his Home Again project and elements of the 2012 Bicentennial Bond Package, to be on the ballot in November. Though many were anticipating a significant announcement about the streetcar plan, the mayor said only that residents should join him March 27 at City Hall to discuss the future and funding of rail lines in Central Ohio.

[Full speech text] [Mayor's homepage] [Dispatch report]