Posted on: November 13, 2017

Whitehall’s Rebound Lures New Businesses, Residents

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Yianni Chalkias is proud to say he was first.He started his fast-casual Greek restaurant, King Gyros, in a former Taco Bell building at 400 S. Hamilton Road 26 years ago. That was when no one was describing Whitehall as a draw for investment and developme...

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Posted on: November 3, 2017

Whitehall to Test New Anti-Drug Programs

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She is sick of it.

As Whitehall mayor, Kim Maggard has seen the drug epidemic ravage her community, resulting in too many addicts and too many deaths, and forcing her administration to spend heavily trying to stop the gush of heroin and other drugs into he...

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Posted on: October 10, 2017

City of Whitehall Partnering with YMCA of Central Ohio for Community Park YMCA

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COLUMBUS, OHIO (October 10, 2017) – The City of Whitehall on Tuesday, October 10th announced a partnership with the YMCA of Central Ohio to transform the activity building at Whitehall Community Park into the Community Park YMCA.Tying into last ...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Second 'Microhospital' Proposed Near Mount Carmel East in Whitehall

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A second microhospital is proposed for Franklin County, a 15-bed facility in Whitehall on the site of a closed Applebee's, according to an item to be introduced Tuesday at City Council.

The location, 4600 E. Broad St., compounds the mystery of what health ...

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Posted on: September 5, 2017

Golf Dome's Closure Means Major Overhaul for Whitehall Community Park, Expanding to 85 Acres

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Nature lovers and hundreds of workers who soon will move into Whitehall are going to dig a new parks plan in the works in the suburb east of downtown.

Thousands of feet of new trails with access to water activity in Big Walnut Creek such as canoe launches,...

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Posted on: July 11, 2017

Golf Dome to be Sold at Auction

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As part of the City of Whitehall's Parks Improvement Master Plan, the 8 -story tall 86,000 sq.ft. cable restrained/air supported golf dome structure and accompanying accessories have been posted for auction.

Once the dome is sold and relocated, that land w...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

Mosquito Season Update

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Mosquito season is gearing up. VDCI has been hard at work larviciding since April and trapping and testing since mid-May. As always, the trap data is available on their website and is updated every Friday.

A pool of mosquitoes from Norwich Township tested ...

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Posted on: June 12, 2017

People to Know in Economic Development: Zachary Woodruff

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What are your community’s top 3 selling points?

The City of Whitehall’s three top selling points are location, affordability and business-centric environment.

Whitehall’s location near six major interstates and highways, John G...

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

Home Prices Rising Fastest in Central Ohio’s Less-Costly Suburbs

Although central Ohio’s housing market continues its hot run, the heat has shifted from high-priced areas that led the recovery to more-affordable communities that were slow to join the party.

In the Columbus area, the median sales price in the f...

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

Regarding the Properties at 61-91 S. Hamilton Road

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In 2016, the City of Whitehall acquired the property formerly known as The Commons at Royal Landing. Late last summer, a request for qualification (RFQ) was developed for the redevelopment of the site and two adjacent properties controlled by the City of ...

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Posted on: November 3, 2016

Whitehall firefighter team rank top 30 in world at Firefighter Combat Challenge

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A team of Whitehall firefighters are ranked in the top 30 in the world for their performance at the Scott Firefighter Combat Challenge World Challenge in Alabama Oct. 26-29.

The team, made up of Whitehall Firefighter/Paramedics Pete Richison (team capt...Read on...

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