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New King and High Plan Calls for Demolishing Buildings

Brent Warren Brent Warren New King and High Plan Calls for Demolishing Buildings

A new plan for the southwest corner of King Avenue and North High Street calls for tearing down all of the existing buildings on the site. St. Louis-based Collegiate Development Group has floated several concepts for redeveloping the corner over the course of the last seven months. In July, a proposal to build an 11-story […]

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New Plan Will Make Transit Recommendations for Northwest Corridor

Brent Warren Brent Warren New Plan Will Make Transit Recommendations for Northwest Corridor

The City of Columbus announced today the next step in a process that started in back in 2014, when the Insight 2050 initiative highlighted the need for more focused and concentrated growth in the region. Last spring’s Corridor Concepts study recommended dense development and better transit along five regional corridors, and today, one of those […]

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Project Update: Adelphi Quarter

Brent Warren Brent Warren Project Update: Adelphi Quarter

Despite holding a ceremonial ground breaking last summer, actual construction work has yet to begin on Adelphi Quarter, the 130-unit mixed-use development planned for 818 E. Long St. That may change soon, although a recent update provided by the developers of the project – Borror and Kingsley & Co. – did not identify a firm […]

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City and COTA Announce Plan for Second Bus Lane Experiment

Brent Warren Brent Warren City and COTA Announce Plan for Second Bus Lane Experiment

Last summer, the City of Columbus and the Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) temporarily made one lane of Third Street Downtown open only to buses, bikes and scooters. The new alignment was only in effect during rush hour and lasted for just two weeks, but it yielded data and survey results that could be used […]

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Design of Downtown Building Doesn’t Match Plans Approved by Commission

Brent Warren Brent Warren Design of Downtown Building Doesn’t Match Plans Approved by Commission

A six-story building currently under construction at 275 S. Front St. is not being built to the specifications approved by the Downtown Commission.  The building, called The Matan and developed by Lifestyles Communities (LC), was initially approved by the commission in late 2015. A series of design revisions followed, including one in January of 2018 […]

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NRI Announces Final Phase of Parks Edge Project

Brent Warren Brent Warren NRI Announces Final Phase of Parks Edge Project

Work could start as soon as next year on a 10-story, 50-unit condominium building in the Arena District. To be called Parks Edge North, the building represents the third and final phase of the Parks Edge project, developed by Nationwide Realty Investors (NRI). The first phase of the project, announced in late 2015, was completed in […]

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FlixBus Launches Pittsburgh & DC Routes Starting at $9.99

Brent Warren Brent Warren FlixBus Launches Pittsburgh & DC Routes Starting at $9.99

Nearly three years after Megabus quietly discontinued service in Columbus, a new alternative to Greyhound is set to launch service next week to Pittsburgh and Washington D.C. FlixBus, a German-based company that began operating in the U.S. in 2018, announced today that the two new routes will start running on November 14. Columbus passengers can […]

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