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Gravity 2.0 Proposal Calls for 12-Story Building, Co-Living Apartments

Brent Warren Brent Warren Gravity 2.0 Proposal Calls for 12-Story Building, Co-Living Apartments

Kaufman Development is bringing an ambitious plan for West Broad Street to the East Franklinton Review Board this afternoon. The development would sit on about five acres directly across from the company’s Gravity project, which is currently under construction. It would feature four new buildings, including a 12-story office and residential building at the northeast […]

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Construction Roundup: August 2018 – Part 1

Walker Evans Walker Evans Construction Roundup: August 2018 – Part 1

The first half of this month’s Construction Roundup photo series features a variety of new development projects located in Downtown Columbus, The Short North, Italian Village, University District, Franklinton and beyond. These new buildings contain a mix of apartments, condos, offices, parking structures, retail businesses and more. Check out the photos below for this months’ […]

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Construction Roundup: March 2018 – Part 1

Walker Evans Walker Evans Construction Roundup: March 2018 – Part 1

Spring has officially arrived, and while it may still be a bit cold outside, the sun is at least shining to make outdoor photography look enhanced under blue skies instead of gray. This month’s multi-part installment of our Construction Roundup series features many development sites that are at least half way through construction and entering […]

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Apartments and Retail Proposed for Vacant Lot in East Franklinton

Brent Warren Brent Warren Apartments and Retail Proposed for Vacant Lot in East Franklinton

A three-story apartment building has been proposed for the northwest corner of West State and South Mill streets in East Franklinton. The project would feature 13 one-bedroom units and a 1,140-square-foot corner retail space. The East Franklinton Review Board (EFRB) will weigh in on the proposal at its meeting later today. The developer is Shawn […]

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ROY G BIV Gallery Relocating to Franklinton

Walker Evans Walker Evans ROY G BIV Gallery Relocating to Franklinton

After nearly 30 years in the Short North, the ROY G BIV gallery has announced plans to relocate to Franklinton. Local developer CASTO has signed the local nonprofit arts organization as the first tenant inside its River & Rich project in the East Franklinton neighborhood. “We understand the importance art plays in Franklinton and we’re […]

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Construction Roundup: Downtown, Franklinton & More

Walker Evans Walker Evans Construction Roundup: Downtown, Franklinton & More

A somewhat warm and blue-skied day in late January allowed us to capture a winter Construction Roundup photo update of many of the new developments underway in Downtown Columbus and the surrounding neighborhoods. With a project to be found on nearly every other block, not every construction site is included in every installment, but this […]

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Indie Arcade Game “DeathBall” Debuts in Columbus

Cody Starcher Cody Starcher Indie Arcade Game “DeathBall” Debuts in Columbus

We really like our arcades in Columbus. We have five bar/arcades, a mechanical arcade, and at least three more arcade clubs that I know of, and I’m sure I’m missing a few here and there. This may be my bias, but we also seem to like Indie Games as well. Columbus is where I help […]

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