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Options Presented for Clintonville Bike Bridges

Brent Warren Brent Warren Options Presented for Clintonville Bike Bridges

Plans to close the last significant gap in the Olentangy Trail are moving forward. Currently, trail users have to navigate city streets to get from Clinton-Como Park to Northmoor Park (or vice-versa), crossing North Broadway at the Milton Avenue traffic light. Five different alternatives for closing the gap were presented during a virtual meeting last […]

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Rapid 5 Project Aims to Connect All Central Ohio Waterways

Walker Evans Walker Evans Rapid 5 Project Aims to Connect All Central Ohio Waterways

A new large-scale project will be formally announced in 2020 with the goal of connecting all of Central Ohio’s major waterways and trails together into a cohesive system for residents and visitors. The “Rapid5” program is being spearheaded by local leadership at the Urban Land Institute of Columbus, MetroParks, MORPC, Franklin County and others. The […]

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Ohio Honor Ride

  Ohio Honor Ride

Ohio Honor Ride Date: Saturday, May 26th, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m. (Event start time) Address: Philip Heit Center for Healthy New Albany 150 W Main St, New Albany, OH 43054 Registration Fees: Registration for all routes is $85. Sign up by Friday, February 23rd using discount code EARLY for a $15 discount. Online registration closes […]

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Work to Start on Missing West Third Avenue Sidewalks

Brent Warren Brent Warren Work to Start on Missing West Third Avenue Sidewalks

Construction is scheduled to start next week on a long-awaited infrastructure fix for a section of West Third Avenue, just west of Olentangy River Road. Residents of both the Fifth by Northwest and Harrison West neighborhoods have complained for years about the condition of the street as it passes underneath the railroad tracks that run […]

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Plan for Sidewalks and Path Along West Third Avenue Moving Forward

Brent Warren Brent Warren Plan for Sidewalks and Path Along West Third Avenue Moving Forward

A much-needed infrastructure upgrade for a small portion of West Third Avenue just west of Olentangy River Road appears to be moving forward, more than three years after it was first proposed. The Columbus City Council on Monday approved enabling legislation for the project, which will add a sidewalk along the north side of Third […]

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Goodale Bike Ramp to Open Soon

Brent Warren Brent Warren Goodale Bike Ramp to Open Soon

Since they were first announced in early 2013, bicycle and trail infrastructure improvements planned for the Goodale Street bridge over State Route 315 and the Olentangy River have generated plenty of enthusiasm from cyclists and other trail users; a new path along the north side of the Goodale bridge would improve conditions along a treacherous roadway […]

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City Council Approves Funding for Camp Chase Trail

Brent Warren Brent Warren City Council Approves Funding for Camp Chase Trail

Cycling advocates and trail enthusiasts have long dreamed of the day that a trail could be built along the Camp Chase railway, which cuts a straight line through western Columbus. That dream is now much closer to reality, as Columbus City Council last night approved $4.2 million to build a 2.9-mile section of the trail […]

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