Entries by Niel Jurist

A Holiday Message from Mayor Tom Kneeland

The Holiday season is a time to reflect on the achievements of the passing year and to celebrate time with friends and loved ones. It’s also a time to show support for those less fortunate than ourselves.  We are truly blessed to live in a community that helps one another during challenging times.  Recently, some […]

City of Gahanna Awarded Certificate of Achievement of Excellence in Financial Reporting for Fourth Consecutive Year

The City of Gahanna has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States (GFOA) for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016. The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in governmental accounting […]

City Buzzing with Enthusiasm for Bee City Projects

Original story by Marla Kuhlman, ThisWeek Community News The buzz around Gahanna is that the city is officially a “Bee City USA.” Gahanna landed the status after city council voted to pursue the program that helps communities recognize the importance of pollinators. Residents can expect to see a variety of initiatives, including the installation and […]

City of Gahanna and local writer team up to team up to capture stories of City employed Veterans

The City of Gahanna is teaming up with Gahanna writer Jef Benedetti to tell military stories of City employees who are veterans. The resulting video interviews and veteran information will become part of the Veterans History Project (VHP), which is run under the auspices of the U.S. Library of Congress. The VHP website contains stories […]

Gahanna inks deal with ExpressMed, Mount Carmel to run employee wellness clinic

Original story by Carrie Ghose, Columbus Business First Gahanna is opening a primary care and wellness clinic for city employees inside a local urgent care center. ExpressMed Urgent Care will provide scheduled primary care office visits starting in January its center at 445 Rocky Fork Blvd. Under the agreement approved this week by City Council, Mount […]