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How the Downtown Action Plan will Change Columbus: Part 3

Walker Evans Walker Evans How the Downtown Action Plan will Change Columbus: Part 3

The interview below is part two in a series where we discuss the transit and land use projects outlined in the Downtown Action Plan with Randy Bowman, the Division of Mobility Options Administrator at the Columbus Department of Public Service. CLICK HERE to jump back to Part One or CLICK HERE to jump back to Part […]

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How the Downtown Action Plan will Change Columbus: Part 2

Walker Evans Walker Evans How the Downtown Action Plan will Change Columbus: Part 2

The interview below is part two in a series where we discuss the transit and land use projects outlined in the Downtown Action Plan with Randy Bowman, the Division of Mobility Options Administrator at the Columbus Department of Public Service. CLICK HERE to jump back to Part One. Walker Evans: So once North Front Street […]

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How the Downtown Action Plan will Change Columbus: Part 1

Walker Evans Walker Evans How the Downtown Action Plan will Change Columbus: Part 1

In 2010, a new plan for Downtown development was assembled through multiple public meetings, brainstorming sessions and leadership meetings. This plan calls for a wide variety of actions from the construction of new convention center facilities to public transit upgrades to a green makeover to the Scioto River. To execute some of these initiatives, a […]

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Town and Rich Streets to Go Two-Way in Franklinton

Walker Evans Walker Evans Town and Rich Streets to Go Two-Way in Franklinton

The finalized East Franklinton Plan was presented in July and lays out a dense urban future for this near-Downtown neighborhood that is slated to be filled with art studios, apartments, corner cafes and creativity. One critical portion of the plan that was discussed in greater detail at a public meeting this evening was that of […]

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CCAD Plans to Densify Downtown Campus

Walker Evans Walker Evans CCAD Plans to Densify Downtown Campus

The Columbus College of Art and Design has been a Downtown institution over over 130 years. Over the next ten to twenty years, the school will work toward further integrating with its Downtown surroundings. A new planning effort from the college calls for the addition of two new student housing buildings that would mimick the five-story Design […]

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Planning Begins for Redevelopment of Scioto Peninsula

Walker Evans Walker Evans Planning Begins for Redevelopment of Scioto Peninsula

The redevelopment of the Scioto River was announced today as a new catalytic project for Downtown Columbus. However, if that’s not enough big news, then you’ll be pleased to know that the planning initiative for the next big project to follow was also announced. “The Mayor, City Council and the Franklin County Commissioners have asked […]

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Dublin Moves Forward With Bridge Street Corridor Plan

Walker Evans Walker Evans Dublin Moves Forward With Bridge Street Corridor Plan

The City of Dublin is one step closer to a denser future as Dublin City Council officially approved new zoning regulations yesterday that would allow over 800 acres of land to be developed according to the Bridge Street Corridor Plan. “Council’s approval of the Bridge Street Corridor zoning regulations follows an extensive public review process,” […]

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The Urban Living Tour returns (with strict safety guidelines) on Aug 30!

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