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Columbus Council approves funding for Historic Westville relocation project

The expenditures are part of an amended Memorandum of Agreement with Historic Westville, Inc. that also extends the timeframe to begin normal operations of the Living History Museum, as well as lease agreement for a building on the property, due to recent delays in the project. The lease agreement, which expires Aug. 31 of this year, is now extended to Aug. 31, 2018.

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City employees told to forgo paychecks for one week

City officials have received many calls from employees concerned about the upcoming pay lapse, and Finance Director Angelica Alexander will address the issue Tuesday at a council meeting, Hollowell said. One city employee contacted the Ledger-Enquirer about the issue, but didn’t want to be identified for fear of losing her job.