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Noise Study Completed for Racetrack Complex

Walker Evans Walker Evans

ROAR Columbus, the group of local businesses and residents founded to research the proposed Cooper Stadium Racetrack Complex has just posted up the executive summary of their noise impact study. As expected, their findings reveal that the noise generated would cause substantial disruption to thousands of residents and businesses in neighborhoods and areas including Franklinton, […]


Cooper Stadium Racetrack Back in the News

Walker Evans Walker Evans

Both the Dispatch and the Other Paper ran articles last week on the racetrack redevelopment being proposed at the old Cooper Stadium site. According to developers, it sounds like they’re now aiming for a more mixed-use purpose for the site, which could include BMX, motocross, and snowmobile events. They even stated that there may only […]


ROARColumbus.com website goes live

Walker Evans Walker Evans

ROAR (Redevelop Our Area Responsibly) Columbus has launched their new website to combat the plans to turn the old Cooper Stadium into a Motorsports Raceway Complex. According to their website, “ROAR Columbus is a coalition of Franklinton and Columbus-area residents and business owners. ROAR Columbus supports the redevelopment of Cooper Stadium in a manner that’s […]


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