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COTA Puts Price Tag on East-West Transit Line, Will Seek Federal Funding

Brent Warren Brent Warren COTA Puts Price Tag on East-West Transit Line, Will Seek Federal Funding

The plan to build a Bus Rapid Transit corridor that will stretch from the far west side of Columbus to the far east side moved another step closer to reality this week. The Board of Trustees of the Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) voted to approve what is known as a “locally preferred alternative” for […]

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Report Shows Development Opportunities Along Proposed Transit Route

Brent Warren Brent Warren Report Shows Development Opportunities Along Proposed Transit Route

A new LinkUs report shows how a proposed Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) line along Olentangy River Road could spur the redevelopment of several large, suburban-style retail centers. Frequent, reliable, high-speed transit – designed in a way that also accommodates cyclists and pedestrians – will encourage more urban, walkable development, adding density to a corridor that […]

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Two New Proposals Could Bring 158 Apartments to Near East Side

Brent Warren Brent Warren Two New Proposals Could Bring 158 Apartments to Near East Side

The Near East Area Commission will soon weigh in on new development proposals for two prominent sites in the neighborhood – one for the former Save-A-Lot grocery store on East Main Street, and the other for the empty lot across from the new Adelphi Quarter development on East Long Street. 1179 E. Main St. (Save-A-Lot) […]

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Apartments Proposed for Main Street Downtown

Brent Warren Brent Warren Apartments Proposed for Main Street Downtown

A small grass lot at 554 E. Main St. could soon be home to 19 new apartments, if a project presented to the Downtown Commission yesterday comes to fruition. The four-story building would sit at the corner of the Main Street-Rich Street Connector and would include 11 parking spaces on its ground floor. The parcel […]

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Two Columbus Projects Awarded State Historic Tax Credits

Brent Warren Brent Warren Two Columbus Projects Awarded State Historic Tax Credits

The Ohio Development Services Agency announced today that two Columbus redevelopment projects – both on the Near East Side – were awarded Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credits. One was a proposal from Brad DeHays of Connect Realty to turn a long-vacant former trolley barn into a public market. Restaurants, offices and plazas are also planned for […]

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Pub Crawl

  Pub Crawl

7:00 p.m. 16-Bit Bar + Arcade (254 S 4th St.) 8:00 p.m. The Walrus (143 E. Main St.) Join the Breck Trek crew for beers, VR mountain views, and a first look at our collab work with Columbus artist Adam Brouillette! We’ll start at 16-bit and work our way to Walrus. See you there! Ticket […]

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ATS® Bellydance Level Two

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill ATS® Bellydance Level Two

Continue your study and practice of American Tribal Style Bellydance in Level Two! Certified Advanced ATS® Instructor Angie Never will help you increase your dance vocabulary by adding 21 new moves and create delightful and challenging combos to help usher them into your muscle memory. This session of Level Two runs for twelve weeks from […]

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