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New Plan to be Presented for Cooper Stadium

Brent Warren Brent Warren New Plan to be Presented for Cooper Stadium

Arshot Investment Corporation, the developer behind a decade-old plan to build a race track at the former Cooper Stadium site, is currently working on a new plan for the site that would contain a mix of uses. Two zoning applications were submitted to the City of Columbus this week, requesting changes to the permitted uses […]

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SPARC Race Track Project Presumed Dead

Walker Evans Walker Evans SPARC Race Track Project Presumed Dead

The Columbus Clippers played their final game at Cooper Stadium on September 1, 2008 — just over 10 years ago — and the minor league ballpark venue has sat empty ever since. What was once a historic Columbus tradition now sits crumbling and overgrown with weeds in 2018. The current state of Cooper Stadium is […]

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Updated Millennial Tower Approved by Downtown Commission

Brent Warren Brent Warren Updated Millennial Tower Approved by Downtown Commission

The Downtown Commission voted to approve the Millennial Tower project today, meaning the 27-story mixed-use building at the corner of Front and Rich streets is now free to move forward. Commissioners were overwhelmingly positive in their comments about the latest design, which features a very different approach to the building’s LED signage. While previous iterations […]

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Debate Continues over Millennial Tower’s LED Billboard Plans

Walker Evans Walker Evans Debate Continues over Millennial Tower’s LED Billboard Plans

How do you balance advertisements with architecture? That continues to be the heart of the discussion with the 28-story Millennial Tower proposal as it made its way in front of the Downtown Commission for its third round of reviews this morning. When the new building was first proposed in May 2016 for the southwest corner […]

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Downtown Commission Weighs in on Millennial Tower Proposal

Walker Evans Walker Evans Downtown Commission Weighs in on Millennial Tower Proposal

The recently-announced 25-story Millennial Tower received its first round of feedback from the Downtown Commission this morning as the project went in front of the group for conceptual review. Developer Bill Schottenstein presented the project to the Commission, and explained the thought process behind the design, the height, the uses, and the architecture. The mixed-use […]

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25-Story “Millennial Tower” Announced for Downtown Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans 25-Story “Millennial Tower” Announced for Downtown Columbus

The Columbus skyline is set to become a little bit taller and a little more contemporary in design in 2018. Local developer Arshot Investment Corporation announced today plans to construct a new 25-story 400,000 square foot building at the southwest intersection of Front Street and Rich Street in the RiverSouth district in Downtown Columbus. The new […]

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SPARC Race Track Announces Partnership with Richard Petty

Walker Evans Walker Evans SPARC Race Track Announces Partnership with Richard Petty

The Ashot Investment Corporation — developer of the Sports Pavilion and Automotive Research Center (SPARC) — announced today a new partnership with the Richard Petty Driving Experience. The new race track facility will be located just southwest of Downtown at the old Cooper Stadium site, and the new partnership will add a full spectrum driving experience […]

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