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Harvey J Graff
16 June 2022

Dear Kenny McDonald:

I write to you in your capacity as the new CEO of the self-proclaimed since 2002, Columbus Partnership.


Harvey J Graff
09 June 2022

Early twenty-first century’s continuing contradictions

With Franklinton’s increasing geographic and structural isolation came population loss:...

Harvey J Graff
05 June 2022

Early Franklinton and Columbus’ forgotten beginnings

Dismissed, when even noticed by City government and city residents alike, Columbus’...

Harvey J Graff
24 May 2022

Lost in the attention accorded to the flurry of right-wing Republican legislatures’ passing and governors’ signing blatantly partisan and extralegal...

Harvey Graff
14 May 2022

Lessons from the City

My major lessons will be news to some and confirmation to others. Like many middle-size to large cities, Columbus claims special...

Harvey Graff
11 May 2022

While adapting to retirement and finding conditions in the University District more intolerable than at any time in 18 years of homeownership in a historic...