The new 532-room Hilton Columbus Downtown hotel officially opened on October 19th, and has seen a flurry of activity in its inaugural weeks since then. It hosted this year’s CMH Fashion Week event, was ground zero for the local Democratic watch party on election night, and even accommodated President Obama during one of his many […]
The new 532-room Hilton Columbus Downtown hotel officially opened to guests today at 401 North High Street. The $140 million convention hotel features a large naturally lit atrium and was designed to attain LEED and Green Seal Certifications. “Today is a significant milestone in the longstanding relationship between Hilton Hotels & Resorts, the City of […]
Over the course of the past year, we’ve been following along with the construction of the new Hilton Columbus Downtown Hotel, which is scheduled for completion this fall. While most locals probably won’t be staying inside hotel rooms there too often, the addition of a new tall building in our Downtown skyline is always something […]
A sunny Sunday afternoon in January made for a perfect opportunity for another addition to our regular Construction Roundup photo series. This time around, we took visited sites where new apartments are being constructed behind The Lennox, on East Long Street, in the Brewery District and at Grandview Yard. We also took note of progress throughout The Arena […]
The warm weather we’ve been having so far this winter (knock on wood) has been great for construction work around the City of Columbus. The two tallest and most noticeable buildings currently under construction are the new Downtown Hilton Hotel and the OSU Medical Center expansion. Other projects include the new Nationwide office building Downtown, […]
There’s only a few tall cranes working on larger development projects in Columbus at the moment, and a whole lot of ground-level work on streets, sidewalks, planters and utilities. The contrast makes for an interesting set of photos in this month’s construction update collection — half are pointed upward toward the sky, the other half […]
The new Downtown Hilton Hotel located adjacent to the Convention Center officially broke ground this afternoon, and construction is expected to be completed in the fall of 2012. The new $140 million full-service hotel will feature 532 rooms, 48 suites and over 22,000 square feet of additional meeting and convention space.