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2020

What’s Next for Downtown?

Brent Warren Brent Warren What’s Next for Downtown?

By some measures, 2020 was a typical year for Downtown; it once again topped CU’s annual list of neighborhoods with the most announced and completed development projects, and new apartment buildings continued to open throughout the year. Several new, high-profile proposals were also unveiled – including one for a 30-story mixed-use tower on a North High Street […]

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40 Urban Development Projects Completed in 2020

Brent Warren Brent Warren 40 Urban Development Projects Completed in 2020

Once again, we’ve compiled a list of all of the development projects that we have been tracking this year. We sorted that list into categories – announced, under construction, completed and miscellaneous. Despite the complete upheaval of our lives and the economy, 2020 was still a busy year for construction in and around Columbus. Downtown once again led the […]

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56 Urban Development Projects Under Construction in 2020

Brent Warren Brent Warren 56 Urban Development Projects Under Construction in 2020

Governor Mike DeWine’s stay-at-home order went into effect on March 24, but work continued on many development projects – especially the bigger ones – because the order defined construction as “essential infrastructure.” Below, you’ll find our roundup of the significant urban development projects that were under construction throughout the year. University District At 15th and […]

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35 Urban Development Projects Announced in 2020

Brent Warren Brent Warren 35 Urban Development Projects Announced in 2020

The approval process for development projects was completely disrupted in 2020, just like every other aspect of our lives. The City of Columbus cancelled all neighborhood commission and review board meetings in early March, as did most suburbs. When virtual hearings were authorized in May and the groups starting meeting again online, some of them worked […]

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In Limbo: Still No Shovels in the Ground For These 56 Projects

Brent Warren Brent Warren In Limbo: Still No Shovels in the Ground For These 56 Projects

At the end of each year, we like to group the urban development projects that we’ve been tracking into categories – completed, under construction and announced. We’ve also come up with this fourth category for all of the projects that don’t fit neatly into any of the other three. That could mean proposals from previous years that have been […]

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9 Things to Look Forward to in 2020

Walker Evans Walker Evans 9 Things to Look Forward to in 2020

2019 was a big year for Columbus that saw the grand opening of new stores and restaurants, the launch of new festivals and events, and plenty of other big surprises we never could have predicted at the start of the year. As we head into the start of a new decade in 2020, here are […]

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