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Development Proposed for Prominent Site in Weinland Park

Brent Warren Brent Warren Development Proposed for Prominent Site in Weinland Park

A mixed-use development with over 300 apartment has been proposed for the large empty lot at the northeast corner of East Fifth Avenue and North Fourth Street in Weinland Park. A zoning application has been submitted to the City of Columbus, and a presentation to the neighborhood about the project is scheduled for the September […]

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Food District Project Searching for a New Home

Walker Evans Walker Evans Food District Project Searching for a New Home

The “Food District” is an ambitious project that aims to be a local leader in food production, food technology, workforce development and distribution systems. Or at least that was the way it was originally announced in 2013, and after a virtual groundbreaking event last summer, we haven’t really heard a whole lot about the project. […]

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Food District Project Breaks Ground in Weinland Park

Walker Evans Walker Evans Food District Project Breaks Ground in Weinland Park

The Godman Guild and the Community Economic Development Corporation of Ohio (CEDCO) officially kicked off the Weinland Park Food District project last Thursday with a ground-breaking event. The Food District was announced last August as a new neighborhood anchor that will provide workforce development opportunities, access to fresh foods and permanent jobs for area residents. […]

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Food District to Bring Jobs, Resources and Fresh Food to Weinland Park

Walker Evans Walker Evans Food District to Bring Jobs, Resources and Fresh Food to Weinland Park

The Community Economic Development Corporation of Ohio (CEDCO) kicked off a campaign this morning to build a brand new state-of-the-art food-processing an workforce development center in the heart of the Weinland Park neighborhood. The plans for the project were developed through a Community Challenge Grant from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development, which […]

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