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Weinland Park

Named for Edgar Weinland, a popular city councilman in the 1920s, the neighborhood is bounded by High Street to the west, Fifth Avenue to the south, railroad tracks to the east, and the east-west alley north of Chittenden Avenue to the north. Thanks to public and private investments, home renovation and new construction is on the upswing and the area is steadily becoming a stable, mixed-income neighborhood.

Bike Lanes Coming to Fourth and Summit/Third Streets

Brent Warren Brent Warren Bike Lanes Coming to Fourth and Summit/Third Streets

A resurfacing project planned for 2015 could have a big impact on how cyclists travel through the University District, Weinland Park, Italian Village and Downtown. The City of Columbus has finalized plans to replace one lane of traffic with a bike lane on both Fourth and Summit Streets, from Hudson Street to I-670. Parking lanes […]

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The List: 12 More New Apartment Developments Around Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans The List: 12 More New Apartment Developments Around Columbus

If you read Columbus Underground with any amount of regularity, then you’re likely already aware that Columbus has had an explosion of new apartment development over the past two years. It seems there’s a new project or a development update every week that we’re covering, which is exciting news for the future of the city […]

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Wagenbrenner Breaking Ground on 38 More New Homes in Weinland Park

Brent Warren Brent Warren Wagenbrenner Breaking Ground on 38 More New Homes in Weinland Park

Wagenbrenner Development is hoping to break ground this fall on five new single-family homes on Grant Avenue in Weinland Park, the first of what they hope will be 38 market-rate houses overlooking the former Columbus Coated Fabric site across the street. “Interest has exceeded my expectations,” said Michael Amicon of Wagenbrenner, adding that potential buyers […]

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Renovation of 11th Avenue Row Houses to Start in Weinland Park

Brent Warren Brent Warren Renovation of 11th Avenue Row Houses to Start in Weinland Park

Work will begin soon on the renovation of 24 buildings on East 11th Avenue between Grant Avenue and North Fourth Street in Weinland Park. The project marks the first foray into market-rate housing in the neighborhood for Wagenbrenner Development, which has been heavily involved in the Weinland Park Collaborative’s revitalization efforts. The company has acquired vacant […]

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Food District to Bring Jobs, Resources and Fresh Food to Weinland Park

Walker Evans Walker Evans Food District to Bring Jobs, Resources and Fresh Food to Weinland Park

The Community Economic Development Corporation of Ohio (CEDCO) kicked off a campaign this morning to build a brand new state-of-the-art food-processing an workforce development center in the heart of the Weinland Park neighborhood. The plans for the project were developed through a Community Challenge Grant from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development, which […]

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Commonwealth Kitchen Installed at North High Brewing Company

Walker Evans Walker Evans Commonwealth Kitchen Installed at North High Brewing Company

Some changes are afoot at 1288 North High Street. The venue formerly known as BRU has officially switched their name to North High Brewing Company to avoid some conflicts and confusion with other similarly named brewers and bistros located in other states. Additionally, North High will be debuting their new food offerings as early as […]

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BRU Opens Bar and Brewery to Beer Enthusiasts

Walker Evans Walker Evans BRU Opens Bar and Brewery to Beer Enthusiasts

On Saturday, BRU opened up their doors for a private launch party and soft opened to the general public last night. The new venue is Columbus’ first Brew-on-Premises facility in addition to being a traditional brewery, a bar, and a home brew supply shop. “We had a couple hundred people come through on Saturday night, […]

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