Looking Back – October 5


PMG Corp. announced that it would close its Ohio plant, consolidate Midwest operations in Columbus, invest $11.4 million for expansion of its facility on Arcadia Drive and build a 40,000-square-foot research and development center.


Months of preparation and anticipation came to a halt as more than 5,000 Columbus residents gathered at Mill Race Park for opening dedication ceremonies.


The Columbus Plan Commission unanimously voted in favor of designating 15 acres of land, which were recently annexed by Columbus along State Road 46 west of Interstate 65, as highway commercial.