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Scioto Peninsula: Here’s More Info on the New Proposal

Brent Warren Brent Warren Scioto Peninsula: Here’s More Info on the New Proposal

Last week’s big news about the Scioto Peninsula was the first update on plans for the well-positioned piece of land in over a year. We know now that three different developers have been selected to build the first phase of the project – two from Central Ohio, one from Indianapolis – and that those developers […]

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Plan Revealed for First Phase of Scioto Peninsula Development

Brent Warren Brent Warren Plan Revealed for First Phase of Scioto Peninsula Development

The Columbus Downtown Development Corporation (CDDC) unveiled a plan today for the first phase of the redevelopment of the Scioto Peninsula. The new plan involves six acres of land in the center of the site and calls for an eight-story hotel, flanked by an 11-story residential building and an eight-story office building. Directly to the […]

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National Veterans Memorial and Museum Grand Opening and Dedication

  National Veterans Memorial and Museum Grand Opening and Dedication

On Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. the National Veterans Memorial and Museum (NVMM) will host a dedication and grand opening ceremony. The ceremony will feature distinguished veterans whose stories are highlighted in the museum, military leadership and appearances or performances by men and women of the U.S. Army, Navy, Air […]

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First Look: National Veterans Memorial and Museum

Susan Post Susan Post First Look: National Veterans Memorial and Museum

The National Veterans Memorial and Museum will celebrate its grand opening this weekend on Saturday, October 27. The dedication and grand opening ceremony starts at 2 p.m. and will feature remarks from United States Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert Wilkie and a keynote address by General Colin Powell. The ceremony will also feature veterans, military […]

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Scioto Peninsula: Buckingham Companies Out, CDDC to be Master Developer

Brent Warren Brent Warren Scioto Peninsula: Buckingham Companies Out, CDDC to be Master Developer

The Columbus Downtown Development Corporation (CDDC) revealed a major change to its plans for the Scioto Peninsula today. Buckingham Companies, the Indianapolis-based developer that was chosen late last year to build out the 21-acre site, is no longer attached to the project. Instead, the CDDC will assume the role of master developer and will work […]

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Some Major Property Owners Opt Out of Free Bus Pass Program

Brent Warren Brent Warren Some Major Property Owners Opt Out of Free Bus Pass Program

The new free Downtown bus pass program — now dubbed C-Pass and set to roll out in June — has been hailed as an innovative approach to solving the Downtown parking shortage and a new way to convert car-centric commuters in Columbus into bus riders. The program is made possible by a host of partners, […]

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State Budget Includes Funds for “COSI Connection Corridor”

Brent Warren Brent Warren State Budget Includes Funds for “COSI Connection Corridor”

A plan to create a public passageway through COSI, complete with retail shops and restaurants, is in line to receive $5 million from the state capital budget. That would likely only cover a fraction of the total cost of the project, which is being dubbed the “COSI Connection Corridor.” The Columbus Downtown Development Corporation (CDDC) […]

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