Category Archives: New Albany

Louisville take note, New Albanians reject ORBP

We were beginning to think no one else took notice that the New Albany City Council passed a resolution condemning tolling as a way to pay for the $4.1 billion Ohio River Bridges Project. From News and Tribune: Council President John Gonder said the latest plan offered would charge a Hoosier commuter $6 a day […]

New Albany passes anti-toll resolution

Last night, the New Albany City Council approved the rough draft of a resolution condemning tolling as a means to pay for the $4.1 billion Ohio River Bridges Project — which will build an East End bridge, a Downtown bridge and an expansion of Spaghetti Junction — as well as specifically advocating that the project […]

Scenes from an Obama rally

The Barack Obama town hall meeting in New Albany came and went like a late snow. Even if there was a distinct perfunctory quality, however, the people do love to drink from the campaign fountain. It’s exciting to go see presidential candidates, and rare for Hoosiers to get to do so before the general (although, […]

Live from New Albany

I am sitting in Barack Obama’s New Albany headquarters, waiting for Rep. Baron Hill and Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) to show up and start a town hall meeting. There are a few dozen folks here now, including D. Eric Schansburg, the Libertarian who is opposing Hill this fall, and Joe Burgan of the 8664 outfit. […]