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Indianola Realignment to Include Bike Lanes, but Advocates Pushing for Better Ones

Brent Warren Brent Warren Indianola Realignment to Include Bike Lanes, but Advocates Pushing for Better Ones

A planned resurfacing of Indianola Avenue from North Broadway to Hudson Street will provide an opportunity to rearrange the street and add bike lanes. The City of Columbus has picked its favorite option for the realignment, and has presented the design to the neighborhood. The project picks up where a previous effort left off – […]

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Hard Hat Tour: Grandview Crossing

Brent Warren Brent Warren Hard Hat Tour: Grandview Crossing

The 55-acre Grandview Crossing development is taking shape at the northeast corner of Dublin Road and Grandview Avenue. It’s been a long process for the project’s developer, Thrive Companies. Work to remediate the site (which was once a landfill and later an illegal dumping ground) began in 2014, and an initial plan to fill the […]

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Project Update: Founders Park in Harrison West

Brent Warren Brent Warren Project Update: Founders Park in Harrison West

Although there is still plenty of work to be done before the 21-acre development is complete, a new hotel and the first phase of apartments are now open at Founders Park. The site occupies a piece of land along the Olentangy River that was once a Battelle parking lot, between Third and Fifth Avenues. It […]

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Winning Design Announced for Affordable Housing Competition

Brent Warren Brent Warren Winning Design Announced for Affordable Housing Competition

The sponsors of an affordable housing design competition have announced the winner; a two-story house featuring a front porch “conservatory” that can be converted into living space as a family grows. In addition to receiving a $5,000 first prize, the winning team – Tim Lai AchirtecT, Titan Facility Services and COhatch – will now have […]

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City Plans to Demolish Historic Building on Public Health Campus

Brent Warren Brent Warren City Plans to Demolish Historic Building on Public Health Campus

A city-owned building that is listed on the National Register of Historic Places could be demolished this fall to make way for a parking lot. The building, which is known as the South Dormitory and was built in 1935, sits directly to the south of the main Columbus Public Health building, at 240 Parsons Ave. […]

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City Now Restricting Scooter Use in the Short North

Brent Warren Brent Warren City Now Restricting Scooter Use in the Short North

A new policy that went into effect yesterday afternoon will restrict the use of scooters in the Short North. Users will not be able to park or ride the rentable devices along North High Street between Goodale Street and Fifth Avenue. The city’s Department of Public Service, which handles the permitting process for companies that […]

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New Plan Floated for River & Rich Phase Two

Brent Warren Brent Warren New Plan Floated for River & Rich Phase Two

A new plan for the second phase of the River & Rich development in Franklinton has been making its way through the approval process. The East Franklinton Review Board will weigh in on the latest iteration of the proposal at its meeting on September 22. Although an earlier plan called for a 12-story building, a […]

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