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Columbus City Council last night approved the city’s 50 million dollar share of the 295 million dollar cost of building a new downtown stadium for the Crew SC and converting the team's current facility into a sports park. 

It's been quite the journey the past year or so for the Columbus Crew SC, the team's fans, the passionate grassroots Save The Crew movement, and the region's leaders that worked quickly to keep the organization in Columbus and secure a committed, solid ownership team. 

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Franklin County has joined a national network to develop small businesses and entrepreneurs in the county's underserved neighborhoods. 

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In their final meeting of the year, Columbus City Council members last night approved the adoption of two 5 percent ticket taxes to fund the arts and Nationwide Arena improvements. 

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Columbus’ Major League Soccer team could join the baseball and hockey venues downtown  in a plan unveiled today by the investor group prepared to buy the Columbus Crew SC franchise.

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City officials remain confident that an ownership change will keep the Crew SC in Columbus along with a new stadium, so much so that they’ve announced future plans for the team’s current venue. 

Amazon made it official Tuesday - Columbus is out of the running to host the online retailer's second headquarters. 

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Cleveland Browns owners Dee and Jimmy Haslam are part of group exploring the purchase of the Columbus Crew to keep the MLS team in the city. 

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Columbus City Council tonight is scheduled to vote on a series of parking code changes. 

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Major League Soccer and Columbus Crew SC owner Anthony Precourt's company are asking a judge to dismiss the city and state's lawsuit attempting to block the team's planned moved to Texas. 

According to estimates, the Columbus population will grow by a million people by the year 2050. 

Columbus Mayor Andy Ginther and officials with the Columbus Partnership say they are disappointed and frustrated with yesterday's meeting with Major League Soccer executives  to try and prevent the Crew SC from moving to Austin, Texas.

Corporate Columbus is preparing to try and keep the Crew SC in the city. 

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Columbus Mayor Andy Ginther says the city now has more than 367 million dollars in matching funds from public and private partnerships for its Smart Columbus initiative.

The Columbus Partnership will remove a request for Ohio taxpayers to pay 5 million dollars to build a facility for the Cleveland Browns at Ohio State University for summer training camp.

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Columbus' corporate community wants the state to pay five-million dollars to build a sports facility at Ohio State University to host the Cleveland Browns training camp. 

Republicans and Democrats in Columbus are launching a joint effort to explore hosting a national political convention.