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Kaufman Moving Forward With IBEW Project

Brent Warren Brent Warren Kaufman Moving Forward With IBEW Project

Despite an uncertain economic climate, Kaufman Development is continuing to pursue the redevelopment of the former International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers site at 23 W. Second Ave. Representatives of the developer presented the latest design for the project to the Victorian Village Commission yesterday. The meeting was held virtually, using the WebEx platform, and streamed […]

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Second Avenue Project Tops Italian Village Commission Agenda

Brent Warren Brent Warren Second Avenue Project Tops Italian Village Commission Agenda

The Italian Village Commission was scheduled to vote on a proposed 155-unit mixed-use development on East Second Avenue earlier this week, but a discussion of the project was delayed due to the large number of cases on the agenda. Many of the city’s review boards and historic commissions are dealing with similar challenges, having to […]

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Developer Selected for 50-Acre Whitehall Development

Brent Warren Brent Warren Developer Selected for 50-Acre Whitehall Development

A developer is now in place to shepherd a major mixed-use project at the northeast corner of Hamilton Road and East Broad Street. The City of Whitehall announced today that Florida-based NR Investments has been chosen to develop the 50-acre site, which is comprised of the former Woodcliff Condos as well as a portion of […]

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New Hotel Could be First Step in Densification of Easton

Brent Warren Brent Warren New Hotel Could be First Step in Densification of Easton

After two decades of growing out, Easton could soon be growing up in a significant way for the first time. A request to allow buildings as tall as 200 feet to be built at the southwest corner of Stelzer Road and Alston Street – just south of the 16-acre Easton expansion that saw its first […]

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Updated: Large Development Proposed for Whittier Peninsula

Brent Warren Brent Warren Updated: Large Development Proposed for Whittier Peninsula

A North Carolina-based developer is proposing a major new mixed-use project for a 17-acre slice of land on the Whittier Peninsula. The land, which is currently owned by CSX Transportation, sits in between the Scioto Audubon Metro Park and the railroad tracks. Zimmer Development Company has been working with NBBJ – the architectural firm behind […]

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Project Update: Mount Carmel West Development in Franklinton

Brent Warren Brent Warren Project Update: Mount Carmel West Development in Franklinton

Construction is scheduled to start this spring on 14 single family homes along a one-block stretch of South Hartford Avenue, on land formerly used as a parking lot for Mount Carmel West. At the southern end of the block, on State Street, a four-unit townhome building is planned. The new homes will mark the first […]

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Interview: Whitehall Leaders on Planning for a Changing Suburbia

Brent Warren Brent Warren Interview: Whitehall Leaders on Planning for a Changing Suburbia

The recently-released Corridor Concepts study takes a deep dive into the impact that building dense development and better transit along five major corridors could have on the region. One of those corridors, East Main Street, runs directly through Whitehall, a suburb of about 19,000 people located six miles east of Downtown Columbus. Incorporated in 1947 […]

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URBAN LIVING TOUR 2020

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