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Kroger Bakery Project Gets Commission Approval

Brent Warren Brent Warren Kroger Bakery Project Gets Commission Approval

A modified plan to redevelop the former Kroger Bakery site on Cleveland Avenue got a vote of approval from the Development Commission last night. The new plan calls for fewer residential units – 364 instead of 448 – and more office space – 49,000 square feet instead of 2,400 – than the previous proposal, which […]

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Local E-Bike Startup Thinking Big, Preparing for Launch

Brent Warren Brent Warren Local E-Bike Startup Thinking Big, Preparing for Launch

A local startup is hoping to make a big splash in the “micromobility” world, bringing a new kind of electric bike and lots of new ideas to an industry that has so far been dominated by just a handful of Silicon Valley-backed companies. If all goes according to plan, the first fat tire e-bikes from […]

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New Renderings and Plans Revealed for Hoster Brewery Redevelopment

Brent Warren Brent Warren New Renderings and Plans Revealed for Hoster Brewery Redevelopment

The ongoing redevelopment of the historic Hoster Brewery Complex has a new website, a new name, and a new estimate for when the project will be completed. Now called Front & Fulton, the Brewery District development will be finished some time in the second half of 2023, according to Dwight McCabe, Principal at McCabe Companies. […]

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COTA Not Bringing Back CBUS – or Late Night Service – Any Time Soon

Brent Warren Brent Warren COTA Not Bringing Back CBUS – or Late Night Service – Any Time Soon

Last spring, several express lines starting running again for the first time since the Central Ohio Transit Authority was forced to start cutting back bus service at the beginning of the pandemic. At the time, COTA officials expressed hope that the restoration of late night service would be the next improvement to be implemented, and suggested […]

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31-Story North Market Proposal to be Heard by Commissions

Brent Warren Brent Warren 31-Story North Market Proposal to be Heard by Commissions

A proposal to build a large, mixed-use tower in the North Market’s parking lot has been refined and will be presented to two different design review commissions later this month. Originally proposed in 2017, there have been no public updates on the project since the summer of 2019, when a new design was unveiled and […]

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Church and Developer Partner on Mt. Vernon Avenue Apartments

Brent Warren Brent Warren Church and Developer Partner on Mt. Vernon Avenue Apartments

A groundbreaking ceremony scheduled for this afternoon at the corner of Mt. Vernon and Hamilton Avenues will mark the start of construction on a new 82-unit apartment development. The project will consist of two, three-story buildings – one facing Hamilton the other Mt. Vernon – each with a rear parking lot offering space for a […]

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Grandview Yard-Adjacent Development Taking Shape

Brent Warren Brent Warren Grandview Yard-Adjacent Development Taking Shape

A new mixed-use development is taking shape across the street from Grandview Yard. Currently under construction, the project will bring another 260 apartments, 25,000 square feet of commercial space and more than 400 parking spaces to the area. The seven-acre site is located on the south side of Goodale Boulevard, between Bobcat Avenue and Yard […]

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

The 6th Annual Columbus Coffee Festival returns on Saturday September 25th and Sunday September 26th!

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