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Franklinton gets development attention with plans

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The Alive wrote On principles By Tracy Zollinger Turner May 29, 2008 Throw a stick from any corner along Columbus’ east-west artery of Broad Street and you’ll likely hit an area that somebody hopes will become the city’s next great urban neighborhood. But few have drawn as much consideration as the historic area of Franklinton, […]


$15.8M High Street Revitalization Project

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nbc4i.com wrote Mayor Kicks Off $15.8M Revitalization Project Thursday, May 29, 2008 By Donna Willis Mayor Mike Coleman and neighborhood leaders kicked off a $15.8 million project Thursday, NBC 4’s Matt Alvarez reported. The High Street Revitalization Project, between Lane and Arcadia avenues, will include new storm sewers, water lines, sidewalks, traffic signals and decorative […]


22 Acre Development West of Arena District


Business First of Columbus wrote Plaza Properties requesting state money for housing near Arena District Friday, May 23, 2008 by Brian R. Ball Plans for a residential community west of the Arena District in Columbus could get a boost if Plaza Properties Inc. lands a state grant to offset the cost of cleaning the former […]


Jeffrey Place may add medical office buildings

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The Dispatch wrote Medical offices new twist to old site Wednesday, May 21, 2008 BY MARK FERENCHIK Where Joe Recchie once planned condos and apartments on the old Jeffrey Mining site near Downtown, the developer now wants a medical office park. Recchie’s National Community Builders has applied for a $3 million Ohio Jobs Ready Sites […]


Zoning plan reduces parking lot size, adds greenery

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The Dispatch wrote Columbus zoning plan reduces parking lot size, adds greenery BY ROBERT VITALEParking lots in Columbus could be getting leaner and greener. City officials proposed a new set of rules last night that would allow developers to provide as few as half the number of parking spaces currently required outside some stores. They’d […]


New Urban Ventures / Communications Directors

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Press Release wrote Mayor Appoints Coordinator for Urban Ventures and Announces New Communications Director As Columbus moves forward in the rankings as one of the nation’s biggest and best cities, Mayor Michael B. Coleman today announced the hiring of a new Communications Director and the creation of a new position “Urban Ventures Coordinator,” to focus […]


Downtown Gahanna reborn at Creekside project

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The Dispatch wrote Downtown Gahanna reborn at Creekside Saturday, May 3, 2008 BY GAIL MARTINEAU Gahanna is celebrating the rebirth of its original downtown with the formal opening of the city’s multimillion-dollar Creekside project. The mixed-use development features 100,000 square feet of retail and office space, 71 loft condominiums and an underground parking garage. Gahanna […]


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