North High Street Top Columbus Cop Marches With Police Brutality Protestors By Jim Letizia • Jun 2, 2020 Facebook Ohio State University issued an alert last night asking people to avoid the area of High Street and Lane Avenue because of police activity and reports of damage. Columbus Council Amends Short-Term Rental Regulations By Jim Letizia • Feb 5, 2019 columbus.gov Columbus City Council last night approved legislation establishing a framework to tax short-term rentals. Traffic Disruption - And A Party - Planned In The Short North This Weekend By Jim Letizia • Aug 25, 2018 experiencecolumbus.com Traffic in the Short North will be disrupted this weekend as workers disassemble a construction crane. Columbus Moves To Close "Troubled" North Side Carryout By Jim Letizia • Jul 12, 2018 A hearing is scheduled for this afternoon on the City of Columbus' lawsuit seeking to close what it calls a troubled North High Street carryout. Suspect In Fatal Wednesday Shooting Arrested By Jim Letizia • Jun 14, 2018 Franklin County Sheriff's Office Columbus police have arrested a suspect in a fatal shooting Wednesday on the north side. Columbus Police Release Name Of Pedestrian Killed In Weekend Accident By Jim Letizia • Jun 12, 2018 Columbus police have identified the wheelchair-bound pedestrian killed Saturday evening while crossing Kanawha Avenue at North High Street. City Leaders Approve MOU For Expansion Of Downtown Hotel By Jim Letizia • May 23, 2018 Paul Werth Associates Columbus city officials have approved a memo of understanding with Franklin County and the County Convention Facilities Authority to collaborate on expansion of the Hilton hotel adjacent to the convention center. Campus Partners Gets City Money For High Street Improvements By Jim Letizia • Jan 30, 2018 Columbus City Council last night voted to pay Campus Partners 2 million dollars for road work along North High Street and several side streets. Memorial Service Scheduled For Woman Killed In Weekend Crash In North Columbus By Jim Letizia • Sep 7, 2017 acluohio.org A memorial service is scheduled this Friday for the woman killed in a weekend two-vehicle crash on North High Street near Arcadia Avenue. Woman Killed In Two-Vehicle Crash In North Columbus By Jim Letizia • Sep 3, 2017 Columbus Police say one person was killed in a two-vehicle crash Saturday afternoon on the north side. CIty Holds Public Meeting Tonight On Short North Parking Plan By Jim Letizia • Jul 13, 2017 The second of three public hearings on the City of Columbus' Short North parking plan is scheduled to be held at 5:30 Thursday evening at the Junior Achievement offices on East Second Avenue. Several Campus-Area Roads Temporarily Close Tonight For OSU Homecoming Parade By Jim Letizia • Sep 30, 2016 homecoming.osu.edu Ohio State University's homecoming festivities kick off tonight. Woman Killed In North Side Parking Lot By Associated Press & Jim Letizia • Aug 22, 2016 Columbus police say an 81-year-old woman was killed late Saturday after being hit and run over by a pickup truck as it backed up in a restaurant parking lot. Public Pressure Forces Developer To Scale Back Plans For OSU Campus Area Project By Associated Press • Feb 8, 2016 Developers are scaling back a proposal to build a large apartment complex near the Ohio State University campus that drew complaints from neighbors. CDP: Officers Who Pepper-Sprayed Rowdy OSU Fans Acted Reasonably By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Aug 14, 2015 cleveland.com Columbus Police Chief Kim Jacobs says officers acted reasonably in pepper-spraying Ohio State football fans along High Street after the team won the national championship in January. Police Admit Crowd Control Mistakes Following OSU National Title Win By Jim Letizia • Mar 6, 2015 rawstory.com Columbus police admit they made some crowd control mistakes the night the Ohio State football team won the national championship. Columbus Police Have Yet To Identify Body Found On North Side By Jim Letizia • Jul 1, 2014 Columbus police say the death of a man found in the bed of a pickup truck yesterday appears suspicious. Body Found In OSU Campus Area By Jim Letizia • May 29, 2014 Columbus police are searching for clues and suspects in the death of a 30-year-old man whose body was found between two dumpsters in the OSU campus area yesterday. Suspicious Package Was A Sump Pump By Jim Letizia • Jul 8, 2013 Columbus police say a sump pump caused a suspicious package incident Sunday that shut down North High Street near Cooke Road.