2000

2000 Announcement Date: January 1, 2000

OTENA receives the Public Education and Awareness Award from the Ohio Historical Preservation Office of the Ohio Historical Society.

OTENA commits funding and volunteer hours to redesign and rebuild the playground at the Douglass Elementary School.

OTENA partners with other target area and the City of Columbus to facilitate the formation of the Columbus Compact bringing multi-million dollar grants into the core city communities.