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Downtown Update: Grant Oak, Reach on Goodale and Hotel All Heard by Commission

Brent Warren Brent Warren Downtown Update: Grant Oak, Reach on Goodale and Hotel All Heard by Commission

A four-story office building is the latest addition to the Reach on Goodale project to go before the Downtown Commission. It was a conceptual review, meaning no vote was taken, but the plan was received favorably by the commission, according to Daniel Thomas, Urban Design Manager for the City of Columbus. Jonathan Grubb, Lead Designer […]

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Commission Tables Plan for Grant Oak Apartments

Brent Warren Brent Warren Commission Tables Plan for Grant Oak Apartments

A plan from the Pizzuti Companies to redevelop a portion of the Grant Oak Apartments across from the Main Library was tabled by the Downtown Commission this morning after a last-minute appeal from another developer who would like to see the entire complex preserved. David Bishoff, President of the E.V. Bishoff Company, came to the […]

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New Plan Calls for Preserving Four Apartment Buildings Across from Library

Brent Warren Brent Warren New Plan Calls for Preserving Four Apartment Buildings Across from Library

The developer behind a plan to demolish the Grant Oak Apartment buildings Downtown presented a new plan today that calls for renovating four of the seven buildings. When the Columbus Metropolitan Library’s Board of Trustees voted in January to approve the sale of the 1.25-acre site, which sits across the street from the Main Library, the plan […]

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Fast Forward: Discovery District

Walker Evans Walker Evans Fast Forward: Discovery District

When most people think of Downtown Columbus, their attention largely turns to the High Street corridor and its immediate surroundings. New development has largely followed that trend with tall new infill projects lining the street in a north to south configuration with a few exceptions sprinkled in other areas. That trend will continue to change […]

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Library Turned Down Offers to Renovate Grant Oak Apartments

Brent Warren Brent Warren Library Turned Down Offers to Renovate Grant Oak Apartments

When the board of the Columbus Metropolitan Library (CML) voted last week to sell the Grant Oak Apartments, it chose a proposal that will require the demolition of the seven 1940’s-era buildings that sit just north of the Main Library. Ben Zenitsky, Marketing & Communications Specialist for CML, confirmed that the library did receive proposals […]

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Grant Oak Apartments to be Demolished and Redeveloped

Walker Evans Walker Evans Grant Oak Apartments to be Demolished and Redeveloped

It was revealed that the Columbus Metropolitan Library (CML) had plans to sell off the Grant Oak Apartments for redevelopment back in August 2016, so it should come as little surprise that the day has arrived for the formal announcement that this project is taking steps forward. The CML Board of Trustees voted today on […]

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Development Roundup: Announcements and Updates from Downtown to Upper Arlington

Brent Warren Brent Warren Development Roundup: Announcements and Updates from Downtown to Upper Arlington

The latest Development Roundup features news from Downtown, German Village, Grandview Heights, and Upper Arlington, along with lots of nuggets from up and down High Street. Read on for an assortment of project updates, proposals, ribbon cuttings, and other news that we haven’t had a chance to cover yet: Design work is underway for the new […]

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