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Located within a 2.8-square-mile area two miles north of downtown Columbus, the district is home to the main campus of The Ohio State University, the Battelle Institute, and the Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute. The district is Columbus’s most densely populated neighborhood featuring human service agencies, churches, schools, and more than 650 businesses, including boutiques, tattoo studios, the Landmark Gateway theater, and restaurants and bars.

398-Unit Residential Project Planned in Weinland Park

Walker Evans Walker Evans 398-Unit Residential Project Planned in Weinland Park

After three years in the making, the first phase of the Grant Park development in Weinland Park is wrapping up and phase two is scheduled to begin construction next year. While phase one focused on single family homes along the west side of Grant Avenue, phase two will include a more dense mix of apartment […]

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Concert Preview: Pierce the Veil at Newport Music Hall

Grant Walters Grant Walters Concert Preview: Pierce the Veil at Newport Music Hall

From San Diego to Scotland, the anticipated release of their new album "Misadventures" will take them on the tour of their lives. They'll stop in Columbus on Tuesday, September 20.

Pierce the Veil fans living in Columbus have just hours before they have the opportunity to experience tracks off their new album, Misadventures, in person when they take the stage  tonight at Newport Music Hall. Released in May, the album is the long-awaited follow-up to 2012′s Collide With the Sky. First single “Circles” is a melodic, […]

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The View on Pavey Square Development Approved at Five Stories

Walker Evans Walker Evans The View on Pavey Square Development Approved at Five Stories

After nine months of public discussion and architectural revision, The View on Pavey Square was finally met with approval by the University Area Review Board on Thursday night. What was originally proposed as an 11-story mixed-use development for the entire High Street block between Northwood and Oakland Avenues has been reduced to a five-story structure […]

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WOSU to Relocate TV and Radio Studios to 15th and High District

Walker Evans Walker Evans WOSU to Relocate TV and Radio Studios to 15th and High District

Local TV and radio production studios will call the 15th and High area home in the near future, as representatives from WOSU announced today that the organization is planning a relocation of their operations. Currently, WOSU Radio is based in the basement of The Fawcett Center on Olentangy River Road while WOSU TV is set […]

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Fast Forward: The University District

Walker Evans Walker Evans Fast Forward: The University District

The University District is a Columbus neighborhood that is in a constant stage of change. Some people may believe that the latest transformations currently under way in the area are something out of the ordinary, but all it takes is a quick viewing of the WOSU Neighborhoods documentary that aired in 2011 to learn that […]

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Urban Target Store Coming to 16th and High in 2018

Brent Warren Brent Warren Urban Target Store Coming to 16th and High in 2018

After years of speculation about the possibility of an urban Target store landing in Downtown Columbus, it appears as though the University District will be the first neighborhood in the city to actually see one of the smaller-footprint stores arrive. Less than a week after unveiling the name of the Wellington development at the corner […]

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Edwards Officially Announces “The Wellington” Mixed-Use Development Near OSU

Walker Evans Walker Evans Edwards Officially Announces “The Wellington” Mixed-Use Development Near OSU

While the development approval process first began back in January for the redevelopment of the High Street block between 16th and 17th Avenues, representatives from the Edwards Communities made it official today with the unveiling of “The Wellington”. Once completed, the new building will house 448 students, 46,000 square feet of ground floor retail, a […]

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