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The Rich Street Bridge is a newly constructed urban street that crosses the Scioto River Downtown, connecting the RiverSouth neighborhood to Franklinton.

Scioto Mile and Downtown Bridges Win 2012 Urban Design Award

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The five finalists for the 2012 James B. Recchie Design Award were announced back in August, and the winner was announced on Thursday last week. The Scioto Mile and the new Main Street and Rich Street Bridges crossing the Scioto River in Downtown Columbus were chosen as the winners of this year’s award. This marks […]

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Rich Street Bridge Officially Opens Downtown

Walker Evans Walker Evans Rich Street Bridge Officially Opens Downtown

After two years of reconstruction, the Downtown riverfront has regained another vehicle and pedestrian crossing over the Scioto River. The Rich Street Bridge was celebrated with a ribbon-cutting this morning, which connects Town Street in Franklinton with Rich Street in Downtown Columbus. “This new bridge finally reconnects Franklinton to Downtown Columbus and the fantastic Scioto […]


Stimulus Money to Further Franklin County Projects

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The following discussion is about the state of Ohio providing Franklin County money from their share of the federal economic stimulus package. Franklin County has desires to use the money for the Rich Street bridge and other road interchanges. Related Stories: – Town/Rich Street Bridge Project Updates – Update on the Rich St. Bridge Replacement


Town/Rich Street Bridge Project Updates

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The Dispatch wrote Altered design shaves millions off bridge tab Sunday, March 9, 2008 BY ROBERT VITALE The last time Columbus planned for a Downtown bridge over the Scioto River, bids for a Main Street span came in almost $15 million higher than expected. So here’s a bit of welcome news: When it’s to build […]


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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

The 6th Annual Columbus Coffee Festival returns on Saturday September 25th and Sunday September 26th!