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Development Roundup: Announcements and Updates from Downtown to Upper Arlington

Brent Warren Brent Warren Development Roundup: Announcements and Updates from Downtown to Upper Arlington

The latest Development Roundup features news from Downtown, German Village, Grandview Heights, and Upper Arlington, along with lots of nuggets from up and down High Street. Read on for an assortment of project updates, proposals, ribbon cuttings, and other news that we haven’t had a chance to cover yet: Design work is underway for the new […]

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First Floor Expansion Added to Bollinger Hotel Proposal

Brent Warren Brent Warren First Floor Expansion Added to Bollinger Hotel Proposal

The latest proposal for Bollinger Tower calls for a first-floor addition that would extend the building toward High Street. The conversion of the 11-story building from affordable housing into a hotel received its first review from the Italian Village Commission last month. That initial proposal called for maintaining the existing green space in front, but […]

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CMHA Selling Bollinger Tower for Proposed Hotel Redevelopment

Walker Evans Walker Evans CMHA Selling Bollinger Tower for Proposed Hotel Redevelopment

Constructed in 1984, the 11-story Bollinger Tower was the first high rise building to appear in the Short North, predating more recent buildings that have been constructed or proposed for the neighborhood. The building has long served as a home for low-income elderly residents, but will soon see renovations at the hand of a new […]

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Italian Village Society November Meeting Report

 Cyclist Italian Village Society November Meeting Report

I attended the Italian Village Society meeting last night at Short Stop Youth Center at 3rd and High. The meeting opened with a resident’s concern about the removal of mature trees along Pearl St. as part of the current Bollinger Tower project. No one knew why they were removed, and the resident was rather upset. […]

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