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Gabe Rosenberg / WOSU

Columbus voters on Tuesday overwhelmingly passed a measure to change the structure of Columbus City Council. But the changes won't kick in until 2024.

Esther Honig / WOSU

The Ohio Supreme Court ruled on Thursday against a citizen group attempting to change the structure of Columbus City Council, blocking their proposed ballot initiative from appearing on May ballots.

Esther Honig / WOSU

With their latest ballot proposal to change the structure of Columbus City Council tossed out, activists say their next option may be the courtroom.

Columbus City Council

Columbus government elections are facing fresh criticism, with the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, or LDF, arguing that City Council elections have had a "racially discriminatory effect."

Voices of Ohios African American Elders

Feb 22, 2012

11:00 In honor of Black History Month in Ohio, AARP Ohio has traveled the state, recording the stories, the wisdom and the experiences of African Americans in the 50-plus age range. They have produced a two-hour audio documentary of the project, called "Everyday People, Exceptional Lives." On this hour of "All Sides," we'll talk about the project with its creators and one of its volunteers. Guests