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Major Redevelopment Planned for University City Center on Olentangy River Road

Brent Warren Brent Warren Major Redevelopment Planned for University City Center on Olentangy River Road

University City Shopping Center, the retail strip at the corner of Olentangy River Road and Ackerman Road, could be demolished as soon as next spring. A plan to replace it with a six-story mixed-use development has been approved by the city’s Development Commission, and will go before City Council for final approval some time later […]

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Construction Roundup: Short North, University District & Grandview Yard

Walker Evans Walker Evans Construction Roundup: Short North, University District & Grandview Yard

Earlier this month, we profiled construction updates from both Downtown and the Near East Side, but did not get a chance to focus on a few neighborhoods where development is currently most active. So in this installment, we’re featuring photos from Italian Village, Victorian Village, the Short North, University District and Grandview Yard areas. Check […]

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Millennial Tower Proposal Going Back to Downtown Commission

Brent Warren Brent Warren Millennial Tower Proposal Going Back to Downtown Commission

Arshot Investment Corporation is bringing its Millennial Tower proposal back to the Downtown Commission tomorrow, just over a year after the ambitious development was first announced. The new proposal calls for a 28-story building at the southwest corner of Front and Rich Streets, three floors taller than the previous iteration. Although there are tweaks to […]

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Former Parsons Drive-Through Will Soon Serve up Fresh Produce Instead of Beer

Brent Warren Brent Warren Former Parsons Drive-Through Will Soon Serve up Fresh Produce Instead of Beer

Work is scheduled to start soon on the conversion of a former beer and wine drive-through on Parsons Avenue into the new location for the Church for All People’s Fresh Market. The Parsons Avenue Redevelopment Corporation (PARC) purchased the building at 945 Parsons earlier this year, and plans to spend up to $30,000 on its […]

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New Design Submitted for Corner of Fifth Avenue and Fourth Street

Brent Warren Brent Warren New Design Submitted for Corner of Fifth Avenue and Fourth Street

Arch City Development’s plans for the southwest corner of East Fifth Avenue and North Fourth Street has gone through several changes since the project was first proposed last summer. Originally conceived as a mixed-use development featuring townhomes and a brewpub, it is now purely a residential project. “Hopefully we’ll be able to move the project […]

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14 More Photos of the New Coming Soon Quarry Metro Park

Walker Evans Walker Evans 14 More Photos of the New Coming Soon Quarry Metro Park

Earlier this morning, a new Metro Park and Mixed-Use Development was announced for a former quarry site located just west of Upper Arlington, along the Scioto River. While the new park will not be open to the public for approximately 18-24 months, tours are being scheduled for the site for adventurous locals who want to […]

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New Metro Park, Mixed-use Development Planned for Huge Tract of Former Quarry Land

Brent Warren Brent Warren New Metro Park, Mixed-use Development Planned for Huge Tract of Former Quarry Land

Wagenbrenner Development has assembled a 560-acre tract of land along the Scioto River in northwest Columbus. Initial plans call for an 80-acre mixed-use development and, on an adjacent 62 acres, the region’s 20th Metro Park. The local developer plans to close on the ground by the end of this year, setting in motion a multi-faceted […]

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