Plan to move from local councils to Columbus-based board halted COLUMBUS — State Rep. John Patterson (D-Jefferson) today announced that efforts to abolish each of the state’s 14 Wild, Scenic, or Recreational River Area Advisory Councils and consolidate them into
Normally the end of the year is an excellent time to assess our position with respect to goals and completion or movement relative to those plans. However, I would prefer to defer, opting instead for a different approach to such
HB 438 to honor public education, facilitate Geauga consolidationState Rep. John Patterson (D-Jefferson) announced this week the passage of House Bill (HB) 438, legislation to designate the week prior to the week of Thanksgiving Day as “Ohio Public Education Appreciation
State Rep. John Patterson (D-Jefferson) issued a statement in response to the death today of Ohio astronaut and U.S. Sen. John Glenn. Glenn, 95, was the first American to orbit the earth and later had a successful 25-year span of
State Representatives John Patterson (D-Jefferson) and Sarah LaTourette (R-Chesterland) today announced the passage of legislation that would change funding priorities under the Ohio School Facilities Commission for districts that have been consolidated.
Dear Constituents, In this season of thanks, I want to thank you for putting your trust in me to serve as your voice and advocate at the Ohio Statehouse. For nearly four years, I have been fortunate to serve citizens