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Evans Farm: A 1,200-Acre New Urbanist Development Takes Shape in Delaware County

Brent Warren Brent Warren Evans Farm: A 1,200-Acre New Urbanist Development Takes Shape in Delaware County

The first residents have moved in and about 50 single family homes are currently under construction at Evans Farm. Located off of Lewis Center Road in Delaware County, the 1,200-acre development has drawn attention for its adherence to the principles of New Urbanism. Tony Eyerman, co-developer of Evans Farm along with Dan Griffin, is a […]

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Interview: Brent Crawford and Bob Hoying

Brent Warren Brent Warren Interview: Brent Crawford and Bob Hoying

The Insight 2050 initiative from the Mid Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) has drawn a lot of attention to predicted population and job growth in the region and the need to plan for it. City planners, elected officials, and developers all tend to agree on one basic takeaway of the study – that future development […]

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Hilltop Community Planning Meeting

Walker Evans Walker Evans Hilltop Community Planning Meeting

Community Planning Meeting Thursday, Nov. 8th, 6-8 pm J. Ashburn Boys & Girls Club 85 Clarendon Avenue

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Interview: Easton Developer Yaromir Steiner

Brent Warren Brent Warren Interview: Easton Developer Yaromir Steiner

Yaromir Steiner, the founder and CEO of Steiner + Associates, is best known in Columbus as the co-developer of Easton Town Center. His interests, though, are wide-ranging, and a conversation with him can lead to surprising places. A question about the future of brick-and-mortar retail leads to a discussion of rising income inequality in the U.S. over […]

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Fairwood Park Skatepark Design Meeting Part II

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Fairwood Park Skatepark Design Meeting Part II

Columbus Recreation and Parks Department (CRPD) is gearing up for the next round of improvements to Fairwood Park which includes a plaza style skate park and pump track. The community is invited to the second public design meeting where CRPD will present concepts based on feedback from the first community meeting which took place in […]

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City Developing New Process for Neighborhood Plans

Brent Warren Brent Warren City Developing New Process for Neighborhood Plans

The City of Columbus is developing a new approach to how it works with residents and community groups to update neighborhood plans. As part of that process, it will be adopting a new set of standardized policies meant to guide development citywide. The new initiative – called the Columbus Citywide Planning Policies (or C2P2 for […]

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City May Implement Policy Adapting to Effects of Climate Change

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega City May Implement Policy Adapting to Effects of Climate Change

The City of Columbus may soon implement public policy to adapt to the consequences of climate change. A taskforce headed by researchers at The Ohio State University’s Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center (BRCRC) has released an action plan meant to prepare the city for more extreme weather. It’ll be presented to Columbus City Council […]

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