New Albany News

Feazel CFO Offers Insights on Diversity, Personal Health

Rhea Cunningham, Feazel chief financial officer and director of human resources, is featured in an episode Columbus Business First Women of Influence podcast sharing her experiences as a black female business leader at a time when racial equity and social justice are taking center stage. Cunningham talks about the importance …


COVID-19 City Adds COVID-19 Business, Residential Website Resources

In the wake of growing concerns about the spread of COVID-19, the city of New Albany had added additional business and residential resources in a new COVID-19 section of the municipal website. The resources are designed to provide the latest health care guidance, mandates, reopening protocols, grants, loan and relief …


City Issues Emergency Declaration on Masks

With the goal of avoiding another shutdown, New Albany City Council recently voted to amend the city’s Emergency Declaration to include a mandatory “face covering” requirement that applies to all individuals patronizing or employed by and working at a New Albany business. The requirement is also in effect for outdoor …


City Equips Small Businesses with PPE Safety Toolkits

The city, One Columbus and JobsOhio are distributing PPE Safety Toolkits to help ensure that small businesses are equipped to stay protected and operate safely within the State’s reopening guidelines. PPE Safety Toolkits include 100 3-ply masks, 10 KN-95 masks and a 24-ounce bottle of hand sanitizer. Businesses with under …


Permits for Outdoor Seating Allows Temporary Expansion

In an effort to allow more outdoor seating during the pandemic, the Community Development Department has established a temporary permitting process to enable restaurants to expand patios, porches and other outdoor seating areas to promote social distancing whiling supporting local businesses. VIEW PERMIT