Ohio Daybook

Associated Press Ohio Daybook for Thursday, Jun. 23.

The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any event you plan to cover.

Please keep the AP in mind when news develops. The Columbus bureau is reachable at 614-885-2727. Send daybook items to apcolumbus@ap.org.


Thursday, Jun. 23 8:30 AM Columbus Division of Police hold RNC media briefing – Columbus Division of Police hold Republican National Convention media briefing, including a discussion on how to stay safe while reporting

Location: Police Academy, 1000 North Hague Avenue, Columbus, OH Columbus http://www.columbus.gov/ https://twitter.com/ColumbusCouncil

Contacts: Denise Alex-Bouzounis Columbus Police Department dalexbouzounis@columbuspolice.org 1 614 645 4593

RSVP: dalexbouzounis@columbuspolice.org


Thursday, Jun. 23 9:00 AM Dayton Civil Service Board meeting

Location: 371 W. Second Street, Dayton, OH Dayton www.cityofdayton.org https://twitter.com/cityofdayton

Contacts: Maurice Evans Dayton Civil Service Board Secretary and Chief Examiner 1 937 333 2300


Thursday, Jun. 23 9:00 AM

Location: New York City, NY http://www.transdigm.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=196053&p=irol-irhome

Contacts: Liza Sabol Transdigm Group Inc Investor Relations ir@transdigm.com 1 216 706 2945


Thursday, Jun. 23 10:00 AM Ohio civil and voting rights leaders urge GOP Sen. Rob Portman to restore VRA – Ohio civil rights and voting rights leaders host press conference to urge Republican Sen. Rob Portman to support restoration of the Voting Rights Act. Speakers include Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights Senior Adviser Greg Moore, Ohio Voter Rights Coalition’s Camille Wimbish, Ohio Conference NAACP Political Action Chairman Tom Roberts, Why Courts Matter Ohio Coalition Director Sandy Theis, and ACLU of Ohio Senior Policy Director Mike Brickner

Location: 37 W. Broad St, Columbus, OH Columbus www.progressohio.org https://twitter.com/progressohio

Contacts: Sandy Theis ProgressOhio sandy@progresshio.org 1 614 940 0131


Thursday, Jun. 23 11:00 AM Toledo Mayor Hicks-Hudson attends ribbon cutting for new Greyhound station – Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority President and CEO Paul Toth, Greyhound Lines Regional Manager Customer Experience Deborah Laney, Toledo Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudson, and Lucas County Commissioner Tina Skeldon Wozniak participate in ribbon cutting ceremony for new Greyhound station

Location: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Plaza, 415 Emerald Ave., Toledo, OH Toledo http://www.toledoportauthority.org/

Contacts: Holly Kemler Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority hkemler@toledoportauthority.org 1 419 260 9981 Allison Morrison Greyhound 1 214 849 6826


Thursday, Jun. 23 11:00 AM / Webcast

Location: School-Creative & Performing, Corbett Theater, 108 West Central Parkway, Cincinnati, OH http://ir.kroger.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=106409&p=irol-calendar https://twitter.com/krogerco

Contacts: Carin Fike Kroger Co Investor Relations carin.fike@kroger.com 1 513 762 4969


Thursday, Jun. 23 1:00 PM Senate candidate Ted Strickland holds women’s healthcare roundtable – Democratic Senate candidate former Ohio Governor Ted Strickland holds roundtable discussion on women’s healthcare with Planned Parenthood Action Fund President Cecile Richards

Location: Ohio Democratic Party Headquarters, 340 East Fulton Street, Columbus, OH Columbus www.tedstrickland.com/ https://twitter.com/ted_strickland

Contacts: David Bergstein Ted Strickland for Senate press@tedstrickland.com


Thursday, Jun. 23 5:00 PM UUA and partners hold rally for racial justice – Unitarian Universalist Association, Ohio Student Association, People’s Justice Project, UU Justice Ohio, and interfaith partners hold rally for racial justice in support of Black Lives Matter. Speakers include Black Lives Matter co-founder Alicia Garza, United Church of Christ President Rev. John Dorhauer, Islamic Circle of North America President Naeem Baig, and UUA President Rev. Peter Morales

Location: Ohio Statehouse, 1 Capitol Square, Columbus, OH Columbus http://www.uua.org/ https://twitter.com/uua

Contacts: Jill Goddard UUA jgoddard@uua.org 1 617 948 4386


Thursday, Jun. 23 5:00 PM Ernst & Young Michigan and Northwest Ohio Entrepreneur Of The Year awards dinner

Location: Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit, MI Detroit http://www.ey.com https://twitter.com/EY_UKI

Contacts: Lisa Bower Ernst & Young lisa.bower@ey.com 1 313 628 8212


Thursday, Jun. 23 6:00 PM Clevelanders for Public Transit host town hall meeting – Clevelanders for Public Transit host town hall meeting to discuss ‘Cuyahoga County’s public transportation crisis and the stories of riders impacted by Greater Cleveland RTA’s recent fare increases and route cuts’

Location: Antioch Baptist Church, 8869 Cedar Avenue, Cleveland, OH Cleveland http://www.ohorganizing.org/index.php/campaigns/environmental-justice

Contacts: Nathan Malachowski Ohio Organizing Collaborative nathanm@ohorganizing.org 1 216 233 4035


Thursday, Jun. 23 6:00 PM Ohio Environmental Protection Agency hold information session on Route 523 Project – Ohio Environmental Protection Agency hold information session to accept comments on a water quality certification for the Ohio Department of Transportation’s road project in Sandusky County

Location: Gibsonburg Village Offices, 526 Webster St., Gibsonburg, OH http://epa.ohio.gov/ https://twitter.com/OhioEPA

Contacts: Dina Pierce Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Northwest and Southwest Public Information Officer dina.pierce@epa.ohio.gov 1 614 644 2160


Saturday, Jun. 25 8:00 AM City of Columbus ‘Green Purge’ event – City of Columbus and Ohio History Connection host annual Columbus Green Purge event where local residents can get rid of unwanted items

Location: Ohio History Center, 800 E 17th Ave, Columbus, OH Columbus https://www.columbus.gov/greenpurge/ https://twitter.com/ColumbusCouncil

Contacts: Erin Miller Columbus Mayor’s Office 1 614 645 0815


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