Montgomery County http://wyso.org en Montgomery County Fairgrounds Closer to Move http://wyso.org/post/montgomery-county-fairgrounds-closer-move <p>The passage of two zoning ordinance changes by the Brookville City Council on Tuesday night paved the way for the Montgomery County Fairgrounds to relocate there, but some involved with the project say there is still a lot to do before the move can take place.</p><p>Tuesday night’s vote would have taken place two weeks ago, but Brookville City Council tabled it until they could secure funding for a road extension through the fairground.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 03:20:16 +0000 Jerry Kenney 47973 at http://wyso.org Montgomery County Fairgrounds Closer to Move Montgomery County Fairgrounds Move Faces Hurdles http://wyso.org/post/montgomery-county-fairgrounds-move-faces-hurdles <p>The Montgomery County Fairgrounds is getting closer to finding a new home.&nbsp;The Brookville city Council will take a final vote on two zoning ordinances Tuesday that will pave the way for the fairgrounds to move from its current Dayton location to Brookville.</p><p>But obstacles remain. Even if the&nbsp;city zoning ordinances are passed, there is an issue surrounding the funding of an access road on the proposed property that could help ease traffic problems in the area.</p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 16:29:24 +0000 Jerry Kenney 47231 at http://wyso.org Montgomery County Fairgrounds Move Faces Hurdles Dayton's Ridge Avenue Bridge To Close Until September 2015 http://wyso.org/post/daytons-ridge-avenue-bridge-close-until-september-2015 <p></p><p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">Following a groundbreaking on Friday, the Ridge Avenue Bridge over the Stillwater River in Dayton is set to close Tuesday, February 18, 2014 until September, 2015 for a complete rebuilding.</span></p> Mon, 17 Feb 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Lewis Wallace 45933 at http://wyso.org Dayton's Ridge Avenue Bridge To Close Until September 2015 Medicaid Expansion Underway In Ohio, But Numbers Can Confuse http://wyso.org/post/medicaid-expansion-underway-ohio-numbers-can-confuse <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-6d73810b-2ca0-9c17-80f5-16d19478c864"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Ohio officials are reporting over 23,000 people newly eligible for Medicaid in Ohio got enrolled in January, after Ohio Governor John Kasich decided to expand the insurance program to cover more low-income people using Affordable Care Act funds. </span></span></p><p></p> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 19:14:06 +0000 Lewis Wallace 45871 at http://wyso.org Volunteers Conduct Homeless Count In Montgomery County http://wyso.org/post/volunteers-conduct-homeless-count-montgomery-county <p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">In the midst of the ongoing intense cold weather, teams of volunteers are spreading across Montgomery County Wednesday morning for the yearly statewide census of homelessness. The count gives service organizations a snapshot of how many people are on the streets or in shelters on a given night, and it is required for counties that receive affordable housing assistance from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.</span></p><p></p> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 16:07:16 +0000 Lewis Wallace 45192 at http://wyso.org Volunteers Conduct Homeless Count In Montgomery County