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Food District Project Breaks Ground in Weinland Park

Walker Evans Walker Evans Food District Project Breaks Ground in Weinland Park

The Godman Guild and the Community Economic Development Corporation of Ohio (CEDCO) officially kicked off the Weinland Park Food District project last Thursday with a ground-breaking event. The Food District was announced last August as a new neighborhood anchor that will provide workforce development opportunities, access to fresh foods and permanent jobs for area residents. […]

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Near East Side Receives $30 Million Grant for Urban Redevelopment Plans

Walker Evans and Anne Evans Walker Evans and Anne Evans Near East Side Receives $30 Million Grant for Urban Redevelopment Plans

US Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Shaun Donovan visited Columbus today with some very good news. He joined local and state leaders at an event on the recently demolished Poindexter Village site to announce that Columbus was being awarded a $30 million federal grant through the Choice Neighborhoods Initiative (CNI) to assist with […]

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New Urban Living Tour Announced for July 27th

News News New Urban Living Tour Announced for July 27th

Columbus Underground is excited to announce the Urban Living Tour, a new event for anyone interested in urban living options and opportunities in Downtown Columbus and the surrounding neighborhoods. The first Urban Living Tour will take place on Sunday, July 27th from 9am to 3pm and will feature over a dozen stops in various apartment, […]

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Construction Roundup June – Part 2

Walker Evans Walker Evans Construction Roundup June – Part 2

It’s become more of the norm than the exception, but it’s worth repeating: there are too many construction projects in Columbus right now to fit into just one photo gallery. Which is why we delivered part one earlier today followed by part two, below. Below are descriptions of the various projects photographed with links to […]

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Construction Roundup June – Part 1

Walker Evans Walker Evans Construction Roundup June – Part 1

Summer has arrived, and the City of Columbus rapidly continues to transform with the addition of many new residents, businesses, infrastructure projects and other developments throughout the city. While some of those projects are being completed, others have just gotten started.  What that means is a lot of construction cranes are still dotting the landscape […]

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Hard Hat Photo Tour: Le Méridien Columbus, The Joseph

Brent Warren Brent Warren Hard Hat Photo Tour:  Le Méridien Columbus, The Joseph

With our recent hard hat tour of The Joseph office building, we were able to share great views of Victorian Village, Downtown and the ten-story Le Méridian hotel that has risen quickly across the street. Today we had the opportunity to explore that building, and the views were no less spectacular. Jason Mack, General Manager […]

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Construction Completed at Highpoint on Columbus Commons

Walker Evans Walker Evans Construction Completed at Highpoint on Columbus Commons

Some of Downtown’s newest residents have been living at Columbus Commons for nearly a year, but the final touches were only recently completed on the 301-unit Highpoint apartment development. To celebrate the occasion, representatives from the Atlanta-based Carter real estate company joined local leaders for a ribbon cutting that included several pairs of giant scissors […]

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