Our City Online


The City Center Skywalk is Coming Down


DowntownColumbus.com wrote BEHOLD: BE-HOLED Tuesday, October 21st, 2008 Unlike other downtown structures, the Sky Bridge isn’t going out with a BOOM. There will be no explosions’ nor will there be implosions. But the big Bridge is going out in style. You might even say that it’s going out in unprecedentedly unique style. On October 22, […]


OSU’s Lord and Brown Halls to be Demolished


  Fabulouslyinthecity.com wrote Lord Hall: Say Your Prayers.  Wednesday, August 6, 2008 The Ohio State University was recently faced with a “tough” decision: to repolish or demolish. Well, that was easy. BOMB THE SUCKER! Lord Hall and Brown Hall are on the list of buildings to get axed, and I just received an e-mail saying […]


Weinland Park Section 8 housing to be torn down


The Dispatch wrote Section 8 Housing to be Torn Down Thursday, May 8, 2008 BY MARK FERENCHIK AND JONATHAN RISKIND The company redeveloping the Columbus Coated Fabrics site into apartments and condominiums plans to build unsubsidized housing along E. 11th Avenue to create a gateway to the old industrial site. Wagenbrenner Development plans to tear […]


Firestone Mansion will be coming down soon


Press Release wrote COLUMBUS LANDMARKS FOUNDATION’S RESPONSE TO IMMINENT DEMOLITION OF 1266 E. BROAD ST. Physical evidence at the Joseph Firestone Mansion located at 1266 E. Broad Street suggests that demolition is imminent. Columbus Landmarks Foundation (CLF) is disappointed with the Columbus Foundation’s decision to demolish this hjstoric building as part of the restoration and […]


Columbus tackles vacant houses

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Dispatch wrote Columbus tackles vacant houses Proposal would allow for speedier foreclosure process Sunday, December 23, 2007 BY MARK FERENCHIK Getting control of a vacant, ramshackle house can take cities years, delaying efforts to help the poorest neighborhoods. That’s why Columbus City Attorney Richard C. Pfeiffer Jr. is shopping an idea to legislators that […]


1 11 12 13

metro categories

Subscribe below: