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Construction Roundup: Downtown Columbus & East Franklinton

Walker Evans Walker Evans Construction Roundup: Downtown Columbus & East FranklintonThe new 303 South Front Street apartment building in the RiverSouth District — Photo by Walker Evans.
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It’s no secret that development is in full swing in Downtown Columbus. Dozens of projects are currently in various stages of completion, dotting the landscape of the center of the city. Individually, these projects represent the public and private investments of many local businesses and organizations. Collectively, they add up to represent an influx of thousands of new residents, workers and visitors to the area.

Check out more projects, information and construction photos below.

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All photos by Walker Evans.

Two floors are being added to a warehouse in the Discovery District to create a new apartment building called The View on Grant.

Construction continues at the 12-story “80 on the Commons” mixed-use residential, office and retail building.

Work is beginning at the future site of a new 12-story Canopy by Hilton hotel near the Columbus Convention Center.

The second building is well under way at the Parks Edge Condos development in The Arena District.

A sunset view of the new Ohio Veterans Museum, under construction on the west bank of the Scioto River next to COSI.

A view of three buildings under construction on Rich Street, including the twin LC RiverSouth buildings in the foreground and 80 on the Commons in the background.

The new Coleman Government Center office building is nearly completed next to City Hall.

Exterior work has begun on a new micro-unit apartment renovation on West Long Street.

A new six-story mixed use apartment and retail building is going skyward on High Street between Gay and Long.

A new nine-story apartment building is rising in the Discovery District near Grant Medical Center.

The new 223 E. Town mixed-use apartment building is nearing completion just east of Columbus Commons.

Another view of the new 12-story 80 on the Commons building.

Exterior work is nearing completion on the first LC RiverSouth building at the northwest intersection of Rich and High Streets.

The second LC RiverSouth building is progressing on the southwest corner of Rich and High.

Work continues on the new River & Rich mixed-use development in Franklinton.

Another view of River & Rich, just south of the 400 West Rich artist building.

Ground work is under way on the Out of Town apartment development in East Franklinton.

Work is rapidly progressing at Gravity, a new six-story mixed-use apartment, office and retail development on West Broad Street in Franklinton.

Another view of the Gravity development in Franklinton.

A new five-story Home2 Suites by Hilton hotel is progressing toward completion on East Main Street in the Discovery District.

Exterior work is nearly finalized at The Neilston, a five-story apartment building on East Long Street.


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