Dayton City Commission http://wyso.org en In Dayton Campaign Stop, FitzGerald Slams Kasich’s Economic Policies http://wyso.org/post/dayton-campaign-stop-fitzgerald-slams-kasich-s-economic-policies <p></p><p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">Governor Kasich’s Democratic challenger Ed FitzGerald spoke at the Ahiska Turk Community Center in Dayton on Wednesday, harshly criticizing the Republican governor’s economic policies.</span></p><p></p> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 03:47:25 +0000 Lewis Wallace 44405 at http://wyso.org In Dayton Campaign Stop, FitzGerald Slams Kasich’s Economic Policies PoliticsOhio: Commissioner Matt Joseph on Revitalizing Dayton Neighborhoods http://wyso.org/post/politicsohio-commissioner-matt-joseph-revitalizing-dayton-neighborhoods <p>This week WYSO has reported on how hard the city of Dayton was hit when the mortgage crisis and great recession began more than five years ago. The resulting federal funds made available to cities like Dayton to stabilize neighborhoods, and how those funds are running out. In this week's Politics Ohio we continue our look at neighborhood stabilization; we spoke with Dayton City commissioner Matt Joseph about what other steps the city is taking to revitalize neighborhoods.</p><p></p> Tue, 14 May 2013 15:32:11 +0000 Jerry Kenney 33147 at http://wyso.org Voters To Decide On Dayton Mayoral Candidates, Issues and Levies http://wyso.org/post/voters-decide-dayton-mayoral-candidates-issues-and-levies <p>Ohio Voters are going to the polls Tuesday to weigh in on a handful of issues, school levies and charter amendments. In Dayton, the outcome will decide who will be on the November ballot for Dayton mayor as well as city commissioners. Tue, 07 May 2013 10:56:23 +0000 Emily McCord 32757 at http://wyso.org 5 Faceoff for City Commission in Primary Election http://wyso.org/post/5-faceoff-city-commission-primary-election <p></p><p>While surrounding cities, like Beavercreek, Oakwood and Centerville, are taking to the ballot to ask residents for additional funds for schools, road repairs, and government operating expenses, In Dayton, voters will also decide who ends up on the November ballot in the mayoral and city commission races.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>WYSO has reported extensively on the three candidates for Mayor, Incumbent Gary Leitzell, former judge and county auditor A.J. Wagner, and City Commissioner Nan Whaley. Two of the three will end up on the November ballot.</p> Mon, 06 May 2013 18:45:12 +0000 Jerry Kenney 32725 at http://wyso.org 5 Faceoff for City Commission in Primary Election Mayor Hopeful Nan Whaley Says Her Focus Is Jobs, Neighborhoods & A Progressive Approach http://wyso.org/post/mayor-hopeful-nan-whaley-says-her-focus-jobs-neighborhoods-progressive-approach <p>Nan Whaley is a Dayton City Commissioner and endorsed by the Democratic Party, who says the economy will be her focus if she's elected mayor. Whaley says she has plans to bring jobs through leveraging the city's assets and will restore blighted neighborhoods by tearing down unlivable properties. Whaley also says a welcoming, vibrant community will attract people here. Whaley sat down in an interview with Emily McCord April 18, 2013 ahead of the Mayoral Primary May 7th, where she faces incumbent Gary Leitzell and Democrat A.J. Wagner.</p><p> Thu, 25 Apr 2013 10:47:11 +0000 Emily McCord 32191 at http://wyso.org Mayor Hopeful Nan Whaley Says Her Focus Is Jobs, Neighborhoods & A Progressive Approach