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Hard Hat Tour: Columbus State’s Mitchell Hall

Brent Warren Brent Warren Hard Hat Tour: Columbus State’s Mitchell Hall

The dedication ceremony for Columbus State Community College’s newest building is scheduled for August 12, two weeks before the start of fall semester. The three-story, 80,000-square-foot Mitchell Hall – located at 250 Cleveland Ave. – was a hub of activity during a recent hard hat tour, as workers loaded in equipment and put the finishing […]

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Hard Hat Tour: 800 North High

Brent Warren Brent Warren Hard Hat Tour: 800 North High

800 North High, the 10-story building rising in the Short North spot where the Haiku restaurant once stood, is on track for a late September opening. A team from Crawford Hoying, the developer of the project, recently gave Columbus Underground a hard hat tour of the project. The Moody Nolan-designed building will feature office space […]

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First Look: The Point on Lane

Brent Warren Brent Warren First Look: The Point on Lane

August 20 will see the first residents move into the Point on Lane, a seven-story mixed-use building currently under construction at the northeast corner of Lane Avenue and Tuttle Park Place. That’s about the same time that four other University District developments will be opening their doors for the first time. All told, over 500 […]

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Hard Hat Tour: Municipal Light Plant

Brent Warren Brent Warren Hard Hat Tour: Municipal Light Plant

Work continues on the renovation of three unique and historic buildings at the western end of Nationwide Boulevard. Brad Dehays of Connect Realty, the developer behind the project, recently gave Columbus Underground a hart hat tour of the buildings. Known as the Municipal Light Plant, the site was once home to a coal-burning power plant. […]

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Hard Hat Tour: National Veterans Memorial & Museum

Brent Warren Brent Warren Hard Hat Tour: National Veterans Memorial & Museum

The National Veterans Memorial & Museum is starting to take shape on the Scioto Peninsula. The unique building’s concrete shell is now in place and the surrounding land is being shaped to eventually hold 250 trees, a reflecting pool and a network of walking paths. Amy Taylor of the Columbus Downtown Development Corporation (CDDC), which […]

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Sneak Preview: The New Northside Library Branch

Brent Warren Brent Warren Sneak Preview: The New Northside Library Branch

The official “wall-breaking” ceremony for the Columbus Metropolitan Library’s Northside Branch was held on March 1st of last year, with construction of the new branch starting soon after. Work on the new 25,000 square foot building at 1423 N. High St. is now in its final stages – the grand opening is tentatively scheduled for some […]

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Photo Tour: Le Méridien Columbus, The Joseph

Walker Evans Walker Evans Photo Tour: Le Méridien Columbus, The Joseph

It’s been about five months since we last set foot inside Le Méridien Columbus, The Joseph. It’s safe to say that a lot has changed in that amount of time. The new Short North boutique hotel is quickly wrapping up construction with their looming January 15th opening day just six weeks away. Columbus Underground was […]

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The Urban Living Tour returns (with strict safety guidelines) on Aug 30!

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