Downtown Concierge

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Columbus’ collaborative spirit is revitalizing our Downtown culture and community, not to mention our literal landscape. Here’s where to keep up with the people and places making Downtown Columbus a more livable, workable, walkable, playable place to be.

Sheraton confident in $10M upgrade

Steve Groppe has a big task: returning a nearly 30-year-old Downtown hotel to its glory days in a slow economy and with a brand-new hotel waiting in the wings nearby.
Groppe is general manager of the Sheraton Columbus at Capitol Square…

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Couple buys Downtown building to renovate, live in

Couple buys Downtown building, plans to move into top 2 floors, rent ground level to business

A vacant building on a mostly revitalized block of Downtown’s Gay Street is getting another shot at renovation, after a plan last year fell through.

The 106-year-old building at 51-53 E…

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MORPC to buy building, move back downtown

The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission plans to move its offices Downtown, agreeing yesterday to buy the former Karlsberger architecture building for $2.55 million.

The agency now leases space at 111 Liberty St…

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