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08/14/2019

Dublin Bridge Park Getting Condo's

A $22 million investment to build 43 condominium units in Crawford Hoying’s Bridge Park development is expected to be ready for occupancy by summer or fall 2020.

08/14/2019

Jefferson Township Trustees Approve Housing Plan

Jefferson Township trustees voted unanimously Aug. 15 to approve a controversial 40-unit housing development on Havens Corners Road in an effort to “keep the township whole.”

08/14/2019

Sunbury Expected to Move to City Status

The village of Sunbury in the fall will mail copies of its proposed charter to about 2,310 residents who voted in the last election.

08/14/2019

Pickerington Council Candidates Disqualified

Two residents who planned to run for seats on Pickerington City Council in the Nov. 5 general election have been ruled off the ballot after failing to collect the required number of valid signatures from registered voters.

08/06/2019

Powell City Manager Retiring

Posted Aug 2, 2019 at 11:27 AM Updated Aug 2, 2019 at 11:34 AM

UPDATED: Steve Lutz, Powell city manager since 1996, to retire

08/06/2019

Gahanna Working on Land Use Plan

By MARLA K. KUHLMAN THISWEEKNEWS.COM Posted Aug 3, 2019 at 6:00 AM

Gahanna residents had chance to weigh in on city’s developing land-use plan

07/31/2019

Powell Business Relocates to Delaware

ThisWeek By PAUL COMSTOCK Posted Jul 26, 2019 at 6:15 AM

Powell’s Stronghold Construction finds space it needs in Delaware

07/31/2019

Canal Winchester Considering Future Business Growth

By SCOTT GERFEN THISWEEKNEWS.COM Posted Jul 23, 2019 at 4:35 PM Updated Jul 23, 2019 at 6:58 PM

Canal Winchester: Focus goes beyond Canal Pointe

07/31/2019

Reynoldsburg YMCA Adds to Community Amenities

ThisWeek By KELLEY YOUMAN Posted Jul 29, 2019 at 6:05 PM Updated Jul 29, 2019 at 6:55 PM

Reynoldsburg must dig deeper into pockets to keep YMCA promise

07/31/2019

Cooper Stadium Proposal Includes Multi-Family

By Mark Ferenchik The Columbus Dispatch Posted Jul 27, 2019 at 8:00 AM

Another redevelopment proposal in works for Cooper Stadium site

07/24/2019

MORPC seeking Input for ‘Far East Freeway,’ other projects

The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission is seeking public input on the proposed fix aimed at reducing congestion

07/24/2019

Powell earmarks $5 vehicle-registration tax for roads

Powell City Council voted at its July 16 meeting to implement a $5 vehicle-registration tax

07/24/2019

Dog-park talks put Brown’s Farm vote on hold for Grove City Council

A proposed amendment that would allow a developer to be reimbursed for the cost of creating a public dog park led to the postponement of the expected vote

07/24/2019

Removal-for-cause hearing in Liberty Township begins with one complaint dismissed

Collecting more than 4,000 signatures was enough for Liberty Township residents to get a court hearing to try to remove two township trustees from office.

07/24/2019

Delaware County's Berlin Township Industrial Park Moving Forward

A 2,000-acre business park in Berlin Township will fill a need, leaders say

07/24/2019

NW Columbus Gets New Apartment Proposal

397 apartments proposed for Henderson at Olentangy River in northwest Columbus

07/23/2019

Norwich Township adds 53 acres from Washington Township

The approximately 65 parcels are on the south side of Hayden Run Road, west of Cosgray Road and north of Homestead Park

07/10/2019

Powell/Liberty Township Apartments Proposed

Development with 343 apartments proposed in Powell

07/10/2019

Powell Considering Infrastructure Funding

Powell leaders ponder $5 vehicle fee for infrastructure fixes

07/10/2019

Delaware City Planning Moves Offices

New bridge opens doors for Delaware’s planning department, residents

07/10/2019

Hilliard Updates City Manager Hiring Process

Hilliard Headlines: Council has mapped hiring process for city manager

07/10/2019

Columbus Apartments at Graceland on Hold

Clintonville leaders say Graceland project not materializing

07/10/2019

Grove City Apartments Join Savings App

Grove City apartments join cash-savings rental app

07/10/2019

Groveport Approves New Warehouse Development

Groveport City Council OKs warehouses on South Hamilton

07/10/2019

Grandview Mayor Announces He is Not Running Again

Grandview Mayor Ray DeGraw will not seek fifth term

07/02/2019

Grove City's Beulah Park Development Financing Now in Place

Beulah Park development: Agreement reached on financial deal

07/02/2019

Jefferson Township Subdivision Hearing Continued

Updated: Hearing on Havens Corners housing plan in Jefferson Township continued

07/02/2019

Grandview Considers Short-term Rental Registry

Grandview Heights leaders mull registry for short-term rentals

07/02/2019

Columbus Re-Zoning Sign Pilot Underway

Columbus’ pilot program for zoning-notificiation signs gets first test

06/26/2019

Hilliard Testing New Road Resurfacing Method

Eye on the Environment: Hilliard will test sustainable street-repaving method

06/26/2019

Powell Downtown Intersection Changes Considered

With input in hand, Powell ready to move on Four Corners restrictions

06/26/2019

Dublin Approves Job Incentives

Dublin council approves incentives for Quantum Health, others

06/26/2019

Dublin Resident Survey Results

Survey: Dublin is an expensive place to live, but amenities, services appreciated

06/26/2019

Groveport Considering New Warehouse Developments

Groveport City Council to vote on warehouse plans June 24

06/25/2019

Clintonville Apartment Plans Revived

Clintonville leaders in dark on potential revival of Graceland apartment project

06/25/2019

NW Columbus Apartments Moving Forward

Proposal for Reed Road apartments development expected to push ahead

06/25/2019

Hilliard Considering Elimination of Partisan Council Races

Charter amendment to nix partisan Hilliard council elections inches toward ballot

06/18/2019

Jefferson Township to Consider Subdivision Proposal

41-home subdivision on Jefferson Township trustees’ plate June 26

06/18/2019

NW Columbus Kenny Road Apartments Moving Forward

Apartments on Kenney Road: Kahoots sale paves way for 218 units

06/18/2019

Powell to Annex Land for Library Rather Than Private Development

Powell’s plan to annex future library land before council June 18

06/18/2019

Hilliard Development Commission Approves Commercial Proposal

Commission OKs 852-unit, 3-story self-storage near Hilliard’s Cemetery Road

06/18/2019

Dublin Considering Univar Package to Support Growth

Economic-incentives proposal for Dublin-based Univar Solutions could net 200 new jobs

06/18/2019

Dublin Gaining Jobs from Columbus

Updated: Quantum Health explored Columbus options before looking to Dublin

06/18/2019

New Albany Traffic Improvement on Hold

State Route 605-Walnut Street roundabout plan on ice for now

06/18/2019

Groveport Traffic Improvement Dependent on Developer Participation

Toy, Swisher, Saltzgaber roads: County preparing updated plan for traffic issues

06/18/2019

Reynoldsburg Administration Changes

Bill Sampson resigns as Reynoldburg’s public-services director

06/18/2019

Columbus to Consider Traffic Changes on NE Side

Columbus looks to reorient traffic flow on service roads along East Dublin-Granville

06/18/2019

Delaware Subdivision Going Forward

FISCHER HOMES PLANS NEW COMMUNITY IN DELAWARE COUNTY, OHIO

06/13/2019

BIA Citizen of the Year Clyde

The public-service legacy of Clyde “Butch” Seidle was memorialized in the renaming of the former Hilliard East Municipal Pool on June 7. A renaming ceremony was held at the Clyde “Butch” Seidle Community Pool, 4450 Schirtzinger Road.

06/13/2019

Hilliard Commercial Rezoning Hears from Neighbors

Proposed Jerry Spears Funeral Home stirring up Hilliard residents

06/13/2019

Northland Senior Project Gets Tax Credits

Tax credit gives green light to the senior-housing project in Northland

06/13/2019

Columbus Starting Rezoning Signage Pilot

Columbus trying a pilot program to alert communities about rezoning requests

06/13/2019

Dublin Selling Shier Rings Site

Dublin council OKs sale of Shier Rings site to Air Force One for $2.7M

06/13/2019

Dublin Looking to Lure Columbus Employer

ThisWeek: Updated: Quantum Health explored Columbus options before looking to Dublin

06/13/2019

Powell Considers Traffic Changes

ThisWeek: City Notes: Public participation forms core of strategic-plan update

06/11/2019

New Albany Seeks Input on Planning

City Notes: Public participation forms core of the strategic-plan update

03/29/2019

New Ohio House school-funding plan calls for sizable increases

Ohio schools would get a 10.5 percent funding increase over two years under a new formula devised by a bipartisan pair of House lawmakers and their informal committee of superintendents and treasurers.

03/29/2019

BIA Commends School Funding Proposal

The Building Industry of Central Ohio (BIA) today commended a bipartisan policy proposal from two Ohio House members and a working group of school superintendents which would seek to remedy Ohio’s system of school funding, which currently sees less than 20 percent of schools funded at appropriate levels.

03/28/2019

Houses in Franklin County affordable for typical worker

Typical workers in Delaware, Licking, and Fairfield counties are priced out of the market. Lack of housing and housing regulations have a big part to play in this issue.

03/27/2019

Hilliard New Service Director Withdraws from Council Primary

Hilliard service director Albert Iosue withdrawing from City Council primary

03/27/2019

Genoa Township Development's TIF to Help Fund Home Road Extension

Kerbler Project: Home Road extension OK’d as part of development

03/27/2019

Home Road Extension Leads to Other Road Changes

Roads off Home to get makeover

03/27/2019

Gahanna Considering New Land Use Plan

Land plan to replace nine others as Gahanna’s guide

03/27/2019

Pickerington Location for Ohio Health Opens

OhioHealth Pickerington’s ‘short stay’ 12-bed unit opens

03/27/2019

Groveport Madison Considers New School Site

Groveport Madison land buy depends on site studies

03/27/2019

Worthington Working on Gateway Project

Worthington acquiring land for Northeast Gateway right of way

03/27/2019

Upper Arlington Considering Vacant Commercial Sites

Upper Arlington leaders seek ways to combat ‘dark stores’

03/27/2019

Bloomberg Calls for Improved Housing Market Conditions

Just as many millennials enter their home-buying years, the labor market is strong and interest rates are low.

03/27/2019

FHA Change May Dampen Entry Market

BUILDER: New Total Mortgage Scorecard rules will likely delay and disqualify mortgages who may have been worthy borrowers.

03/25/2019

Canal Winchester housing project shot down on council objections

Jon Melchi, executive director of BIA of Central Ohio, weighs in on how "Canal Winchester has effectively affected a housing moratorium."

03/19/2019

Orange Township Development to Support Home Road Extension

Development will include Home Road extension in Orange Township

03/19/2019

Powell Considers Infrastructure

Powell gathering info for new infrastructure-funds push

03/19/2019

Powell and Liberty Township to Meet

Powell, Liberty Township move toward rare gathering

03/19/2019

Dublin Housing Ready to Begin Construction

Pulte building 72-unit Autumn Rose Woods development

03/19/2019

Hilliard Appoints New Council Member

Hilliard City Council appoints Omar Tarazi to replace Albert Iosue

03/19/2019

Hilliard Proposal to Be Considered in April

Updated: Alton Place development won’t be considered by Hilliard officials until April 11

03/19/2019

Columbus Subdivision Proposal Tabled

Columbus officials table 1,000-home proposal near Hilliard

03/19/2019

Marble Cliff Apartments Evolving

Updated plan for Marble Cliff apartments result of ‘good evolution’

03/19/2019

Rickenbacker Access on MORPC List

Rickenbacker access makes MORPC project list

03/19/2019

LWV Considering Housing Affordability

League of Women Voters forum zooms in on affordable-housing hurdles

03/13/2019

Powell Housing Study to Help Guide Decisions

Powell will treat housing study as guide, not edict

03/13/2019

Liberty Township Replies to Powell Request

Liberty Township ‘working on’ Powell’s records requests

03/13/2019

Hilliard Housing Proposal Delayed to April

Updated: Alton Place development won’t be considered by Hilliard officials until April 11

03/13/2019

Hilliard Considering Council Replacement

Hilliard City Council will choose from among five to replace Albert Iosue

03/13/2019

Grandview Development to Include Senior Apartments

Grandview’s slice of split development will start to rise this year

03/13/2019

NW Columbus Delays Due to Apartment Concerns

NWCA: Reed Road project vote delayed again

03/13/2019

Dublin Working on Agreement for 79 Acres with OSU

Tweaks sought in deal for Ohio State Wexner outpatient medical center

03/13/2019

Pickerington Picks New Council Member

Jaclyn Rohaly appointed to Pickerington City Council

03/13/2019

Route 33 Improvements Considered

Route 33 is on MORPC priority list once funding becomes available

03/13/2019

Groveport to Add 600 Jobs

The Gap will add 600 jobs to its Groveport workforce

03/11/2019

Constructing a community

BIA Trades at the Parade took place Friday, March 8 at Evans Farm to give area career center students a first-hand look at the homebuilding process. Nearly 150 students represented four surrounding trade schools.

03/06/2019

New Albany Active Senior Housing Opening

New Albany’s senior-housing developments taking form

03/06/2019

Powell and Liberty Township Tensions

UPDATED: Powell leaders to Liberty Township trustees: Let’s meet face to face

03/06/2019

Delaware Considers Annexation

Delaware weighs costs, perks of annexing Berlin Township plot

03/06/2019

Olentangy Watershed Mapping Plan Concluding

Green-space plan in works to help preserve Olentangy River watershed

03/06/2019

Northland Approves Rezonings

Rezonings earn OK from Northland Community Council development panel

02/26/2019

Canal Winchester Adds Tree Requirements

Canal Winchester code changes require more trees -- at developers’ expense

02/26/2019

Hilliard Applications Received for Council Seat

Seven seek Albert Iosue’s seat on Hilliard City Council

02/26/2019

Development Commission Next for Subdivision Proposal

Far West Area Commission rejects 1,000-home development proposal south of Hilliard

02/26/2019

Grove City’s Beulah Park Phase One to Include Condos and Apartments

Beulah Park project nears starting gate

02/26/2019

New Albany Expanding Business Park

New Albany adding 357.2 acres to its business park

02/26/2019

Powell Study Calls for More Apartments

The city of Powell has unveiled a study commissioned through a market-analysis firm that details the types of housing and commercial developments the city needs.

02/26/2019

Housing Starts Down 11.2 Percent in December; Post Yearly Gain

Housing starts fell 11.2 percent in December to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.08 million units, according to a report from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the Commerce Department that was delayed due to the partial government shutdown.

02/19/2019

Lack of New Housing Keeps Columbus from Fully Excelling

Business FIrst: Benchmarking Central Ohio: Affordability and youth are advantages against peer cities, but problems persist

02/19/2019

Worthington Senior Plan Tabled

Worthington officials table plans for Stafford Village redevelopment

02/19/2019

Grove City To Consider Residential Proposal

Grove City Council slates Feb. 19 vote on Farmstead land rezoning, annexation

02/19/2019

New Albany Expands Water and Sewer

New Albany adding sewer and water lines to business park

02/19/2019

Hilliard Council II

Albert Iosue’s resignation from Hilliard council leaves vacancy, election uncertainty

02/19/2019

Hilliard May Have Primary for Council

Three Democrats, four Republicans certified to run for Hilliard City Council

02/19/2019

Columbus Civic Association Not In Favor of Subdivision

1,000-home Columbus development south of Hilliard receives negative recommendation

02/19/2019

Hilliard P&Z Gets 340 Acre Mixed Use Plan

Hilliard Planning and Zoning Commission: Alton Place informally introduced, Jerry Spears Funeral Home rejected

02/19/2019

Powell Mixed Use Annexation Considered

Work to annex potential future Powell library site begins

02/14/2019

Large-scale ‘village center’ with housing and mixed-use elements proposed for Hilliard

Alton Place, with an estimated cost of $275 million, would occupy 360 acres at Roberts and Alton Darby Creek roads

02/14/2019

Land trust has potential to create mixed-income neighborhood

Columbus-Franklin County land trust could create true mixed-income neighborhoods by ensuring affordable housing

02/13/2019

Columbus home prices rose 5.1 percent

Most Ohio cities outpaced Columbus last year in home appreciation

02/13/2019

Hilliard Service Director Retires

Updated: Hilliard service director and BIA Citizen of the Year, Butch Seidle will retire

02/13/2019

Columbus Annexation in Hilliard Area Approved

Columbus annexes land for housing development south of Roberts Road, Hilliard

02/12/2019

Worthington Apartments to Open in 2019

Granby Place apartments on Wilson Bridge in Worthington could open by fall

02/12/2019

Grove City Residential Development Hearing Held

Grove City’s Farmstead development: Traffic study, more topics cleared up

02/06/2019

Gahanna Income Tax Returns to Ballot

Gahanna council votes to put tax measure on May ballot

02/06/2019

Columbus Area Commission Changes Upset Some

Area commissioners question proposed changes

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