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Fast Forward: North Fourth Street in Italian Village

Walker Evans Walker Evans Fast Forward: North Fourth Street in Italian Village

While the High Street stretch of the Short North has become very well known as ground zero for construction, there’s an even larger amount of new development occurring along the strip of North Fourth Street in Italian Village just two blocks east. Just a few short years ago, this street was best known for being […]

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Work Set to Begin on High-End Townhomes Near German Village

Brent Warren Brent Warren Work Set to Begin on High-End Townhomes Near German Village

Construction is set to begin in January on a 10-unit condominium development in Schumacher Place, just east of German Village. The project, which consists of two five-unit buildings, will require the demolition of a small house at 601 S. Ninth St. The land to the south of the house is vacant. Columbus City Council approved […]

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47 Urban Development Projects Announced in 2017

Brent Warren Brent Warren 47 Urban Development Projects Announced in 2017

2017 saw a whole new batch of proposals brought before neighborhood commissions and review boards. While many were revised and approved, others are still working their way through the process. Below, you’ll find our list of the urban development projects announced in 2017 that have not yet started construction. Be on the lookout over the […]

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69 Urban Development Projects Under Construction in 2017

Brent Warren Brent Warren 69 Urban Development Projects Under Construction in 2017

With so many projects proposed and announced in 2016, it’s no surprise that 2017 saw construction cranes sprout up all around the city. No street saw more action than High Street, though, which has been crowded with cranes from Downtown to the University District. Below, you’ll find our roundup of the significant urban development projects […]

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34 Urban Development Projects Completed in 2017

Brent Warren Brent Warren 34 Urban Development Projects Completed in 2017

As we usually do at this time of year, we’ve compiled a list of projects – mostly in urban Columbus – that were either completed, started, or announced this year. After going back and sorting a year’s worth of stories, here are some of our take-aways about 2017: Downtown continued to lead the pack in […]

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In Limbo: Updates on 20 Urban Development Projects That Were Quiet in 2017

Brent Warren Brent Warren In Limbo: Updates on 20 Urban Development Projects That Were Quiet in 2017

Here’s a list of potentially big stories that we didn’t hear much about in 2017. They didn’t fit into any of the categories for our annual Year in Review — completed, under construction, or proposed — so we thought we’d compile another list, this one focused on projects that first came to our attention in […]

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3 Movies You Probably Didn’t See in 2017, But Should Have

Hope Madden Hope Madden 3 Movies You Probably Didn’t See in 2017, But Should Have

Any film critic’s year end list is bound to be littered with obscurities, but there are some films far too few people even realized existed. Here are three that you almost certainly did not see—and if you did, bravo! If I’m right, though, you should remedy that situation. Columbus A Korean-American who man finds himself […]

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