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Bollinger Tower Hotel to Get First Review from Commission

Brent Warren Brent Warren Bollinger Tower Hotel to Get First Review from Commission

The plan to convert the 11-story Bollinger Tower from affordable senior housing to a hotel will be getting its first review from the Italian Village Commission tomorrow. Submitted renderings show new windows and a fresh coat of paint on the building. They also show a name — Cambria Hotel and Suites, although Michael Schiff of […]

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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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Two Poindexter Village Buildings to be Preserved

Brent Warren Brent Warren Two Poindexter Village Buildings to be Preserved

The Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) has announced that they will preserve two of the original Poindexter Village buildings. CMHA has already demolished 25 of the 35 original structures, and had held off on deciding what to do with the 10 remaining buildings until after the release of findings from a panel of historic preservation […]

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