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Mountain Bike Facility Planned for Quarry Trails

Brent Warren Brent Warren Mountain Bike Facility Planned for Quarry Trails

Work is scheduled to start this summer on the first trails at the new Quarry Trails Metro Park. Designed specifically for mountain biking, the facility will take advantage of the unique topography of the former quarry site to offer a variety of challenging downhill runs. Steve Studenmund, Metro Park’s Strategic Planning/Land Acquisition Manager, said that […]

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Project Update: Quarry Trails

Brent Warren Brent Warren Project Update: Quarry Trails

A little over two years ago, Wagenbrenner Development and Metro Parks announced a plan to transform a large former quarry site north of Trabue Road into the region’s 20th Metro Park and an adjacent mixed-use development (both the new park and the development are called Quarry Trails). Soon after, it was announced that the land […]

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State Budget Includes Funds for “COSI Connection Corridor”

Brent Warren Brent Warren State Budget Includes Funds for “COSI Connection Corridor”

A plan to create a public passageway through COSI, complete with retail shops and restaurants, is in line to receive $5 million from the state capital budget. That would likely only cover a fraction of the total cost of the project, which is being dubbed the “COSI Connection Corridor.” The Columbus Downtown Development Corporation (CDDC) […]

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