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16
Apr

Indianola Middle School Sale To Proceed

4.17.18 UPDATE: The Columbus City Schools Board of Education voted unanimously tonight to move forward with the sale of Indianola Middle School to The Ohio State University. A few adjustments to the Memorandum of Understanding were made and agreed upon naming CCS preferred K-12 educational partner.  Many thanks to all the advocates who came to

02
Apr

Lessons Learned

There has been a spate of demolitions along historic E. Long Street in the past year, an area that has already sacrificed so much of its architectural heritage. The most recent loss was the c1890s Second Empire style house at 1048 E. Long. This once beautiful residence was featured on our Most Endangered Buildings List

25
Feb

Packard-Designed Mansion Threatened

4.17.18 UPDATE: Marble Cliff Council members unanimously indicated they would not support the revised concept for a proposed apartment building that would replace the Packard-designed mansion. The Developer’s revision reduced the number of units from 67 to 55, but did not reduce the size of the three-story building. No formal vote was held and the Developer

01
Feb

Historical Home Plaques

COLUMBUS LANDMARKS IS NOW OFFERING PLAQUES FOR HOMES AT LEAST 50 YEARS OLD… …and research services to help homeowners determine the date of their home to be included on the plaque, if desired. The bronze cast plaque from Columbus Sign Company will cost $225 for Columbus Landmarks members and $250 for non-members. To order a