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Public Input Sought on Scioto Peninsula Master Plan

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Columbus Downtown Development Corportation (CDDC) is hosting a public meeting this evening at COSI from 6pm to 8pm, to gather community input on the creation of the Scioto Peninsula Master Plan. This planning initiative was announced earlier this year as an effort to redevelop the 56 acre area adjacent to Downtown, nestled between the […]

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Human Bodies on Full Display at COSI

Walker Evans Walker Evans Human Bodies on Full Display at COSI

Interested in checking out some dead bodies, but don’t feel like making a trip to the morgue? Well, COSI has you covered. The traveling exhibition “Body Worlds & The Brain” opened at the science center last Wednesday and provides a glimpse into the inner workings of human anatomy like you’ve never seen before (that is, […]

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GCAC Presents: Columbus Arts Festival Returns to the Riverfront

 Jennifer Sadler GCAC Presents: Columbus Arts Festival Returns to the Riverfront

Imagine the perfect afternoon scenario: peruse a stunning al fresco gallery with a dazzling array of artwork in every conceivable style and medium. Listen to an artist tell a great story about a work of art they’ve created that just so happens to be that one-of-a-kind piece you’ve been searching for to add to your […]

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Planning Begins for Redevelopment of Scioto Peninsula

Walker Evans Walker Evans Planning Begins for Redevelopment of Scioto Peninsula

The redevelopment of the Scioto River was announced today as a new catalytic project for Downtown Columbus. However, if that’s not enough big news, then you’ll be pleased to know that the planning initiative for the next big project to follow was also announced. “The Mayor, City Council and the Franklin County Commissioners have asked […]

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Scioto River Greenway Plan Moving Forward

Walker Evans Walker Evans Scioto River Greenway Plan Moving Forward

Exactly two years ago, a planning effort was under way that would help determine the types of projects and initiatives would help set the stage for the continued growth of Downtown Columbus over the course of the next decade. A set of 12 ideas were born out of the 2010 Downtown Strategic Plan, with much attention being […]

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Photo Review: Columbus Historical Society’s new space at COSI

Anne Evans Anne Evans Photo Review: Columbus Historical Society’s new space at COSI

The Columbus Historical Society unveiled their new space inside of COSI on Tuesday night. The new space gives them a prominent location for the community to visit and take in the exhibits of Columbus history. Opening night included a celebration of cakes (donated by Giant Eagle), dancers, zoo animals and singers. Visitors also viewed a […]

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Congrats to Elizabeth Lessner, 2012 Arch Award Winner

Walker Evans Walker Evans Congrats to Elizabeth Lessner, 2012 Arch Award Winner

Last night, the Columbus Historical Society celebrated the 200th birthday of The City of Columbus, in addition to celebrating the opening of their new exhibit space inside COSI. The event included live entertainment, cake, music and a viewing party for the new WOSU Neighborhoods: Downtown/Franklinton documentary. Columbus Underground was also on hand to continue the […]

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