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Never Built Columbus: Stadiums and Arenas

Brent Warren Brent Warren Never Built Columbus: Stadiums and Arenas

The last year of uncertainty surrounding the future of the Columbus Crew SC has led to plenty of speculation about where it might make sense to build a new soccer stadium, and has even inspired at least one very specific proposal for a site downtown. When the news broke on October 12 that a new ownership […]

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Never Built Columbus: Serpent Mound Canopy

Brent Warren Brent Warren Never Built Columbus: Serpent Mound Canopy

For the first installment of our Never Built Columbus series, we looked back at some of the grand (and not-so-grand) ideas for the Scioto Peninsula. For our next installment, we are zooming in for a close-up look at the bridge that connects the peninsula to downtown. In 1995, Columbus artist Todd Slaughter’s proposal to place […]

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Never Built Columbus: The Scioto Peninsula

Brent Warren Brent Warren Never Built Columbus: The Scioto Peninsula

Given the sheer number of development concepts, neighborhood plans, and other types of proposals that we write about every year, it can be easy to lose track of them – some are realized after a long delay, some are modified beyond recognition, and some quietly disappear without ever being built. Inspired by the recent book Never […]

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