Disabilities http://wyso.org en Clark County Developmental Disabilities Levy Defeated http://wyso.org/post/clark-county-developmental-disabilities-levy-defeated <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;">The Clark County Board of Developmental Disabilities 8-year additional levy was defeated&nbsp;</span><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_159397094" style="border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed; border-bottom-color: rgb(204, 204, 204); position: relative; top: -2px; z-index: 0; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;" tabindex="0"><span class="aQJ" style="position: relative; top: 2px; z-index: -1;">Tuesday</span></span Wed, 06 Nov 2013 13:16:57 +0000 Wayne Baker 41683 at http://wyso.org Issue 25 Fails http://wyso.org/post/issue-25-fails <p>Clark County voters did not approve Issue 25 yesterday. The Developmental Disabilities Board there was seeking approval of a new, 1.75 million, eight year levy. WYSO's Wayne Baker reports that the issue failed by more than 1,100 votes.</p><p>According to unofficial results with 100 percent of the precincts reporting, Issue 25 failed by a count of 51 to 49 percent. More than 30,000 voters were against the measure and 29,000 voted to approve it.</p> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 11:40:07 +0000 Wayne Baker 24741 at http://wyso.org 20 Ohio Counties Get Funds to Help Disabled Vote http://wyso.org/post/20-ohio-counties-get-funds-help-disabled-vote <p><span lang="EN">Polling sites in 20 counties will get </span><span lang="EN">permanent upgrades to assist Ohio voters with disabilities under </span><span lang="EN">newly released federal grant money.</span></p><p><span lang="EN">Secretary of State Jon Husted said Tuesday that about $100,000 </span><span lang="EN">in grants will go to county boards of elections to improve access </span><span lang="EN">for voters with disabilities.</span></p> Tue, 04 Oct 2011 20:05:00 +0000 Associated Press 5029 at http://wyso.org DiversAbility – from the campus to the workplace http://wyso.org/post/diversability-%E2%80%93-campus-workplace <p>The July 2011 installment of SOCHE TALKS featuring Tykiah Wright, from Wright State University on The Untapped Workforce of Disabled Graduates.</p><p>The SOCHE Talks are a collaboration with the Southwest Ohio Council for Higher Education. In this monthly series we&rsquo;ll hear from faculty and staff from areas colleges and universities on a wide variety of subjects. It&#39;s an effort to bring Miami Valley research and thinking into the public arena &ndash; a way to enlighten the world with local knowledge.</p> Sun, 17 Jul 2011 14:30:00 +0000 3301 at http://wyso.org DiversAbility – from the campus to the workplace