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Construction Roundup April 2020: Franklinton, OSU & More

Brent Warren Brent Warren Construction Roundup April 2020: Franklinton, OSU & More

April gets a second Construction Roundup this year, and it features some projects that we haven’t checked in on in a while. Scroll down for recent photos of developments in several different neighborhoods, including Franklinton, Clintonville, the University District and more. Check out the captions below each photo for more information and links to project […]

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Demolition of University City Shopping Center Begins

Brent Warren Brent Warren Demolition of University City Shopping Center Begins

Fencing is up and demolition work is starting at the University City Shopping Center, the retail strip at the corner of Olentangy River Road and Ackerman Road. A plan to replace the one-story center with a six-story mixed-use development was approved last summer. Skip Weiler of the Robert Weiler Company said that construction is scheduled […]

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University City Kroger Will Close in October

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega University City Kroger Will Close in October

After nearly 60 years of business, The Kroger Co.’s University City store, located at 2913 Olentangy River Rd., will close, according to a press release distributed on Thursday. The property’s landlord has chosen to redevelop the site and terminate the company’s lease, effective Monday, October 16. “It has been an honor to serve the University […]

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Major Redevelopment Planned for University City Center on Olentangy River Road

Brent Warren Brent Warren Major Redevelopment Planned for University City Center on Olentangy River Road

University City Shopping Center, the retail strip at the corner of Olentangy River Road and Ackerman Road, could be demolished as soon as next spring. A plan to replace it with a six-story mixed-use development has been approved by the city’s Development Commission, and will go before City Council for final approval some time later […]

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns with a “Curated Take Home Box Experience”

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