Mayor Ben’s Four Things Friday – 2/2

Monday, Feb 5, 2024 at 8:23 am


Bexley’s Black History Month banners are up on Main Street. Organized by the BMPA via the hard work of the indomitable Bryan Drewry and designed in partnership with COB’s Megan Meyer, the banners highlight black residents past and present and are an inspiring addition to our Main Street corridor this February!

March Madness – the NCAA Division III Women’s Basketball Championship is coming to Bexley! Capital U. will be hosting the championship March 13 to 15. Mark it down on your calendars and keep an eye on upcoming Blasts for more info.

I’m as guilty as the next person of frequently forgetting to bring my own travel mug with me when I visit our Starbucks or Kittie’s or Bexley Coffee Shop, but this article from the Guardian provides some compelling (and depressing) reminders of the environmental implications of our choices to accept and use single-use items. You now have my permission to scold me if you see me out and about with a single-use-cup… 
Hot off the press – check out my new @BexleyMayor instagram account – created just in time for the next social media platform to inevitably take over and make it obsolete. Follow me and keep up with the latest shenanigans about town! You know what they say – #BetterLateThanNever

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may, 2024