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New Plan Calls for Demolition of Four-Story Building Downtown

Brent Warren Brent Warren New Plan Calls for Demolition of Four-Story Building Downtown

A month after presenting a new plan for the renovation of the Madison Building at 72 N. High St., the team behind the project was back before the Downtown Commission today with a request to demolish the building next to it. The four-story building at 78 N. High St. would be torn down to allow […]

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More Buildings Torn Down As 15th and High Project Continues

Brent Warren Brent Warren More Buildings Torn Down As 15th and High Project Continues

A block of buildings on the east side of High Street between 15th and 16th avenues – where Brenen’s Cafe, Too’s Spirits Under High and O Patio & Pub used to be located, among other businesses – has been torn down, and more demolitions are scheduled for the next few weeks. Also set to come […]

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The List: 9 Most Endangered Buildings of 2018

Walker Evans Walker Evans The List: 9 Most Endangered Buildings of 2018

The Columbus Landmarks organization unveiled their fifth annual Most Endangered Buildings list this evening, seeking to highlight historic properties in danger of being demolished and lost forever. This year, seven of the buildings are new additions to the list with two having been previously featured. Several of the properties in this year’s list have previously been […]

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70-Acres of Land For Sale on South Side of Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans 70-Acres of Land For Sale on South Side of Columbus

A new chapter is about to begin for a 70+ acre industrial site located at 2211 Parsons Ave. on the city’s South Side. The land was formerly home to metalworking factory Columbus Castings, which closed its doors in 2016 following a bankruptcy filling. Today, commercial real estate group CBRE has announced that they are working […]

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Advocates Want to See Historic Buildings Saved on State Street

Walker Evans Walker Evans Advocates Want to See Historic Buildings Saved on State Street

Last week, local development company Borror announced plans to build a new six-story mixed-use apartment building on East State Street in Downtown Columbus. The project announcement doesn’t specifically address the role that demolition will play for preparing the site for the new project, but does indirectly indicate that all or some of the buildings between […]

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Plans Reviewed for New Six-Story Residential Building on Broad Street

Walker Evans Walker Evans Plans Reviewed for New Six-Story Residential Building on Broad Street

A new six-story residential building proposal was given its first review by the Downtown Commission this morning. The project was presented by developer Robert Meyers and architect John Behal with an updated design from their original submission, which removed the yellow color from the facade. Behal walked the Commission through the plans for 350 East […]

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New Six-Story Residential Building Proposed on East Broad Street

Walker Evans Walker Evans New Six-Story Residential Building Proposed on East Broad Street

The Downtown Commission is scheduled to review a proposal tomorrow that calls for the demolition of a 67-year-old five-story office building and the construction of a new six-story residential building. The plan for the new building at 350 East Broad Street calls for five stories of residential units sitting on top of a one-and-a-half story […]

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