Ohio State Kicks Off 'Historic' $2.4B in Construction Driven by Master Plan
By Carrie Ghose, Staff reporter of the Columbus Business First
Ohio State University is starting $2.37 billion in construction spanning five years, including $1.39 billion that trustees were approved on Friday along with an energy plan and a $7.5 billion budget."
ODOT Seeking Public Input on IR-480 Lane Between State Road and SR-176
From the Ohio Department of Transportation bulletin
The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) is proposing to add an auxiliary lane on the north side of IR-480 westbound between State Road and SR-176 in the City of Cleveland.
The project will provide an additional lane to accommodate traffic merging onto...
Amazon to Build Fulfillment Centers in Akron and Near Toledo; 2,500 Jobs Planned
Article by Scott Suttell, Managing Editor of Crain's Cleveland BusinessE-commerce and cloud giant Amazon.com Inc. (Nasdaq: AMZN) on Monday, July 22, announced a plan that had been rumored for the better part of a year: that it will build a fulfillment center in Akron at the site of the former Rolling Acres Mall.
Amazon also said...
Cleveland Clinic Announces Plans for Neurological Institute Building, Plus Expansion of Cole Eye Institute
By Steven Litt, The Plain Dealer
The Cleveland Clinic today announced that it plans to build a Neurological Institute building and to expand its Cole Eye Institute.
Sites for both structures are located within the Clinic’s 165-acre campus west of University Circle and just south of Euclid Avenue in the city’s...
NRP Group Plans Scranton Peninsula Project
By Stan Bullard Senior Reporter/Real Estate for Crain's Cleveland Business.
Two large apartment buildings and townhouses are in the works for a site on the Scranton Peninsula in the Flats, according to a proposal that NRP Group of Cleveland has filed with the Cleveland City Planning Commission. The plan would put 200...
Crain's editorial: A Healthy Start
By Crain's Cleveland Business Editorial Board
MetroHealth's ambitious, $1 billion-plus project to expand and transform its West 25th Street headquarters is just one portion of a much more far-reaching plan.
In speeches on June 7 at the City Club of Cleveland and at the health...
MetroHealth Announces $60 Million Investment in Clark-Fulton Neighborhood Apartments
By Jordyn Grzelewski, The Plain Dealer
The MetroHealth System announced a planned $60 million investment that will bring approximately 250 apartment units to West 25th Street near the hospital’s main campus.
The health care system, working with a private developer, plans to build up to 72 affordable housing...
Developing Cleveland Heights
From the development page of the City of Cleveland Heights..
Cleveland Heights continues to be a desirable location for development and redevelopment. Two large-scale development projects are in the works - Top of the Hill and Cedar-Meadowbrook-Lee - and the City is in the early stages of gathering redevelopment plan proposals to...
ODOT Seeking Public Input on Changes at SR 176 and I-480 Interchange
From the website of the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT).
The project will separate the SR 176 south ramp to I-480 east ramp from the SR 17 (Brookpark Rd.) west entrance ramp to I-480 east. In the new configuration, SR 176 south will merge on its own onto I-480 east starting under Tuxedo Ave. The east and westbound Brookpark Rd....
It’s not Easy Going Green: For Contractors, Embracing the Sustainable Building ‘Paradigm Shift’ Isn’t Optional
Article by David Kennedy, On-site.
Work got underway on the project last year and it’s scheduled to reach completion by 2022. Approximately 300 crew are working on the job under Toronto-based Urbacon, which is leading the project as the construction manager.
The green retrofit is expected to reduce the building’s...