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Mixed-Use Development Plan Unveiled for Scioto Peninsula

Walker Evans Walker Evans Mixed-Use Development Plan Unveiled for Scioto Peninsula

City and civic leaders gathered today at COSI to unveil official plans for development on the Scioto Peninsula area adjacent to Downtown Columbus. This area has been under evaluation for redevelopment since the launch of the 2010 Downtown Strategic Plan, which called for the infill of vacant portions of the 56 acres of land with public […]

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Columbus Zoo Excited About Possible Expansion to Scioto Peninsula

Brent Warren Brent Warren Columbus Zoo Excited About Possible Expansion to Scioto Peninsula

A “unique and up-close animal encounter” could soon be coming to the Scioto Peninsula. Patty Peters, Vice President of Community Relations at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, says that they are excited to be working with City and County leaders to bring a little piece of the zoo to downtown. “(We) envision this as another […]

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Public Input Sought on Scioto Peninsula Master Plan

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Columbus Downtown Development Corportation (CDDC) is hosting a public meeting this evening at COSI from 6pm to 8pm, to gather community input on the creation of the Scioto Peninsula Master Plan. This planning initiative was announced earlier this year as an effort to redevelop the 56 acre area adjacent to Downtown, nestled between the […]

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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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Scioto River Greenway Plan Moving Forward

Walker Evans Walker Evans Scioto River Greenway Plan Moving Forward

Exactly two years ago, a planning effort was under way that would help determine the types of projects and initiatives would help set the stage for the continued growth of Downtown Columbus over the course of the next decade. A set of 12 ideas were born out of the 2010 Downtown Strategic Plan, with much attention being […]

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