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Olde Towne East Summer Tour of Historic Homes

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Olde Towne East Summer Tour of Historic Homes

TICKETS ON SALE NOW Olde Towne East Summer Tour of Historic Homes Sunday, July 14: 1pm-6pm Olde Towne East Summer Tour of Historic Homes features 12 magnificent homes and 2 gardens, both new and old. Since 1982, the residents, friends, families, and supporters of Olde Towne East have volunteered countless hours to organize, plan, and […]

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The List: 8 Most Endangered Buildings of 2019

Walker Evans Walker Evans The List: 8 Most Endangered Buildings of 2019

The Columbus Landmarks organization announced its annual list of Most Endangered Sites in Central Ohio, shining a spotlight on buildings that could potentially face the wrecking ball if not for continued historic preservation efforts. New buildings on the list this year include the Kroger Bakery facility at 457 Cleveland Ave., which recently closed, and the […]

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The List: 9 Most Endangered Buildings of 2018

Walker Evans Walker Evans The List: 9 Most Endangered Buildings of 2018

The Columbus Landmarks organization unveiled their fifth annual Most Endangered Buildings list this evening, seeking to highlight historic properties in danger of being demolished and lost forever. This year, seven of the buildings are new additions to the list with two having been previously featured. Several of the properties in this year’s list have previously been […]

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Renovation Planned for Historic Franklin Avenue Building

Brent Warren Brent Warren Renovation Planned for Historic Franklin Avenue Building

A proposal to renovate a former car dealership on the Near East Side is working its way through the city’s approval process. The plan calls for 15 residential units on the second floor, about 7,550 square feet of first floor commercial space and three small outdoor patios. The first floor of the building, located at […]

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The Top 10 Urban Development Projects in Columbus in 2017

Best of CU Best of CU The Top 10 Urban Development Projects in Columbus in 2017

2017 was another banner year for urban development in Columbus, with dozens of active construction sites bringing new projects to life all across the city. Some of those projects included massive new multi-acre neighborhoods being planned out, while others were more intimate renovation projects. When asked about the top project of the year, our readers […]

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Renovation Planned for Zettler Hardware Building Downtown

Brent Warren Brent Warren Renovation Planned for Zettler Hardware Building Downtown

A plan to renovate the Zettler Hardware building at 101 E. Main St. was approved by the Downtown Commission yesterday. A small addition to the building will add square footage on the second and third floor, and also accommodate a new rooftop patio for tenant use. The upper floors will be fitted for office use, […]

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Columbus Projects Miss Out on Latest Round of Historic Tax Credits

Brent Warren Brent Warren Columbus Projects Miss Out on Latest Round of Historic Tax Credits

A handful of high-profile redevelopment projects in Columbus received some bad news today. The Ohio Development Services Agency announced the 19 projects state-wide that will be awarded Historic Preservation Tax Credits, and no Columbus proposal made the cut. That means that plans for the Near East Side Trolley Barn, the Broadwin building, and two historic buildings […]

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