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New Park and Underground Garage Approved at COSI

Walker Evans Walker Evans New Park and Underground Garage Approved at COSI

Representatives from the Columbus Downtown Development Corporation (CDDC) and landscape architectural firm MKSK presented an update for the underground parking garage and greenspace project at COSI that was first announced earlier this year. A more detailed look for the new park was shown to the Downtown Commission, which would feature a variety of programmed areas and […]

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View on Grant Apartment Proposal Receives Design Updates

Walker Evans Walker Evans View on Grant Apartment Proposal Receives Design Updates

The View on Grant apartment development proposal went back in front of the Downtown Commission this morning with some new details on the project. Last month the design was updated to include a large cantilevered addition to the top of the building located at 358 Mt. Vernon Avenue, which would add three additional floors to […]

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The Madison Mixed-Use Redevelopment Moving Forward

Walker Evans Walker Evans The Madison Mixed-Use Redevelopment Moving Forward

The group of historic buildings located at 72-90 North High Street that have been proposed with a mixed-use renovation took another step forward during this month’s Downtown Commission Meeting this morning. The Commission approved the designs for the renovation of the three main buildings, as well as the demolition of the two-story building at 90 […]

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Sidewalk Patio Proposed for Smith Bros’ Hardware Building

Walker Evans Walker Evans Sidewalk Patio Proposed for Smith Bros’ Hardware Building

While presenting a new plan for a rooftop patio at the Smith Bros’ Hardware building at the Downtown Commission Meeting this morning, an unannounced plan was sprung upon commissioners to add a second patio to the historic property. This patio would be much lower in elevation than the former, as it would be centered around […]

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Design Digest: Schooley Caldwell Associates

Brent Warren Brent Warren Design Digest: Schooley Caldwell Associates

With their work on high-profile renovation projects such as the Leveque Tower, the Atlas Building and the Ohio Statehouse, Schooley Caldwell Associates has earned a reputation for historic preservation work. They’ve also done plenty of work on new-build projects, though, such as the Wood Company Building in the Short North and the new OSU dorms […]

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Project Update: LeVeque Tower

Brent Warren Brent Warren Project Update: LeVeque Tower

Repairing the terra cotta “skin” of the iconic LeVeque Tower downtown is not an easy job – or a quick one. Workers are about to begin their second season of work on the exterior of the building, having completed about five floors last year. It could be five years before all 47 stories are completed, […]

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