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Will Columbus Ever Build More Protected Bike Lanes? Scooter Users May Have a Say

Brent Warren Brent Warren Will Columbus Ever Build More Protected Bike Lanes? Scooter Users May Have a Say

Although there are no current plans to build more protected bike lanes in Columbus, planners and transit advocates point to a recent development that may help to build the case for them: the sudden appearance of hundreds of rentable electric scooters on the streets of Columbus. Both of the companies operating here, Lime and Bird, discourage […]

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Upgrades to Olentangy Trail to Include New Connection to Bethel Road

Brent Warren Brent Warren Upgrades to Olentangy Trail to Include New Connection to Bethel Road

Two major upgrades are planned for the Olentangy Trail: one that will widen a large section of the trail and another that will connect it to Bethel Road for the first time. The trail will be widened from nine to 12 feet starting at Antrim Lake and continuing south to the spot where Bethel Road […]

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Off-Street Trail Planned for Franklinton, Souder Avenue Bridge

Brent Warren Brent Warren Off-Street Trail Planned for Franklinton, Souder Avenue Bridge

The City of Columbus is moving forward with plans for an off-street trail that would run north from the Mount Carmel campus in Franklinton to the Scioto River. The trail would then continue across the river on a new separated bike and pedestrian section of the Sounder Avenue bridge. The new connection is part of a […]

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Wagenbrenner on Plans for a New Bike Path, Plus More Details on the Big Quarry Announcement

Brent Warren Brent Warren Wagenbrenner on Plans for a New Bike Path, Plus More Details on the Big Quarry Announcement

When Columbus Underground spoke with Joseph Reidy, General Counsel for Wagenbrenner Development, about plans for a new Metro Park and mixed-use development on former quarry land off of Trabue Road, there was plenty of useful information that didn’t make it into the main story. With that in mind, we’ve compiled some additional excerpts from that conversation, […]

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Gateway Adventures Offering Pedal & Paddle Tours of Columbus

Jesse Bethea Jesse Bethea Gateway Adventures Offering Pedal & Paddle Tours of Columbus

If you want to explore Columbus by both land and by water, Gateway Adventures has you covered. The newly-formed tourism venture combines the recreation passion of two women in an effort to show Columbus off in a fun and challenging way, to the local and the visitor alike. Lisa Daris started Olentangy Paddle because of […]

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