Our City Online

Kelley Companies

Photos: Inside the Former Kroger Bakery

Brent Warren Brent Warren Photos: Inside the Former Kroger Bakery

A group of local developers announced last week their plans to renovate the two historic Kroger Bakery buildings at 457 Cleveland Ave. Casto, Kelley Companies and The Robert Weiler Company – the same partnership behind the River & Rich development in Franklinton – officially acquired the 10-acre property on March 2 for a sum of […]

No Comments

Historic Renovation Planned for Former Kroger Bakery Warehouses

Walker Evans Walker Evans Historic Renovation Planned for Former Kroger Bakery Warehouses

Almost exactly one year after the Kroger Bakery closed its doors at 457 Cleveland Avenue, a new plan for the site has begun to emerge. A partnership between development firms Casto, Kelley Companies and The Robert Weiler Company has acquired the property as of today, with plans to renovate and redevelop the two buildings on […]

No Comments

‘Unique Partnership’ Has High Hopes for Near East Side Project

Brent Warren Brent Warren ‘Unique Partnership’ Has High Hopes for Near East Side Project

A plan to build new apartments and renovate a long-vacant building across from East High School was awarded Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credits today. That means the project, which has been working its way through the Near East Area Commission approval process, will be moving forward. It also means that a partnership that formed two […]

No Comments

Plan Revealed for Historic Neil Avenue School

Brent Warren Brent Warren Plan Revealed for Historic Neil Avenue School

A local developer has a plan to renovate the former Open Air School in Old North Columbus, one that – to the delight of the neighborhood – does not involve student housing. Located at 2571 Neil Ave., the ornate brick building has sat empty for years. Most recently used as administrative offices for Columbus City […]

No Comments

River & Rich Announces Franklinton Arts District Project Partnership

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman River & Rich Announces Franklinton Arts District Project Partnership

CASTO and development partners Robert Weiler Company, Kelley Companies, Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority, and Smoot Construction have announced a partnership with the Franklinton Arts District for the ALLOY ArtSpace project, creating new murals for the mixed-use development project River & Rich. River & Rich is set to begin phase one of the project on September 24. There […]

No Comments

First Look: Hotel St. Clair Apartments

Brent Warren Brent Warren First Look: Hotel St. Clair Apartments

New residents started moving into the Hotel St. Clair Apartments in July, marking the beginning of what could be considered the fourth chapter in a venerable building’s long history. Originally built in 1911 as a hospital, the building at 340 St. Clair Ave. was bought by William and Zylpha Garret in 1944 and converted into […]

No Comments

metro categories

Local journalism is more important than ever. Please take a moment to read a bit about our mission and consider financially supporting our cause.

CLICK HERE