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Caps Planned for High and Third Street Bridges South of Downtown

Brent Warren Brent Warren Caps Planned for High and Third Street Bridges South of Downtown

A key design feature has been added to the new High and Third Street Bridges that will eventually span I-70 south of Downtown as part of the I-70/71 split project. The new bridges will feature caps that will have the capacity to hold buildings, just like the I-670 cap that connects the Short North to […]

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First Look: Rishi Sushi

Walker Evans Walker Evans First Look: Rishi Sushi

Rishi Sushi officially opened their doors at 114 North Third Street Downtown on Monday, March 10th. The new restaurant features two levels of seating, a bar, a sushi bar, and a patio that will open when the weather warms this spring. For more information about the new restaurant and more information about their menu, CLICK […]

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Rishi Sushi Ready to Open Downtown

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Rishi Sushi Ready to Open Downtown

Downtown commuters recognize North Third Street primarily as a connector, the road that links I-670, I-70, and I-71 to the greater Downtown area. Few hospitality-based businesses have really thrived with a North Third address, one of the more recent failures being Fleur, a champagne-dessert bar that never quite caught on with its key demographic. Fleur […]

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Bike Lanes Coming to Fourth and Summit/Third Streets

Brent Warren Brent Warren Bike Lanes Coming to Fourth and Summit/Third Streets

A resurfacing project planned for 2015 could have a big impact on how cyclists travel through the University District, Weinland Park, Italian Village and Downtown. The City of Columbus has finalized plans to replace one lane of traffic with a bike lane on both Fourth and Summit Streets, from Hudson Street to I-670. Parking lanes […]

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Rishi Sushi Kitchen & Bar Coming Soon to Downtown

Walker Evans Walker Evans Rishi Sushi Kitchen & Bar Coming Soon to Downtown

This August, residents of The Exchange Urban Lofts will see a new restaurant open in the ground floor of their buildings. Rishi is the name of a new sushi bar concept from the owners of Moshi Sushi in Bexley. “This is a new concept, separate from Moshi,” explained David Kim, Manager, Chef & Partner at […]

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Study to Take Another Look at Third Street Options in German Village

Brent Warren Brent Warren

The Columbus City Council has approved the use of Urban Infrastructure Recovery Funds to pay for a preliminary engineering study of South Third Street in German Village. The $500,000 study is the first concrete step in what has been a years–long discussion among village residents about aesthetic and safety-related improvements along the corridor. The engineering […]

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Capitol Square Streetscape Improvements Planned for Spring 2013

Walker Evans Walker Evans Capitol Square Streetscape Improvements Planned for Spring 2013

This winter, the sidewalks surrounding Capitol Square will undergo a transformation as new planters and signage pops up along the streets that surround the Ohio Statehouse. The project is one of several new Downtown initiatives being launched by the team at the Capital Crossroads Special Improvement District. “We’ve heard comments from Downtown property owners that […]

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