Looking Back – February 14


Fire engines started rolling from a new home on the city’s north side as Fire Station 2 began operating near Columbus Municipal Airport.


Officials speculated that property taxes could rise up to 25 percent to pay for hauling trash outside the county if efforts to find a new location for a county landfill failed.


To relieve daily traffic jams, late-afternoon parking was banned on one-way northbound Franklin Street north of Eighth Street.