Want a Fire Pit? You’ll Need an App(lication) for That

With warmer days and cool nights this spring, many neighborhood residents are enjoying the outdoors cozying up next to their fire pits. While most residential fire pits are approved to use, any open burning within the city of Columbus requires a permit and must be approved by the Division of Fire. Residents wishing to use a fire […]

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May is Street Sweeping Month in Harrison West

May is Street Sweeping Month in Harrison West

This is a friendly reminder to all Harrison West residents that May is street sweeping month. Street sweeping will take place on Tuesday and Wednesday, May 12th and 13th respectively, between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Be sure to check your street signs for sweeping days on the appropriate side of the street. Please spread […]

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image via CoGoBikeShare.com

CoGo Bike Share Reviewing Harrison West Locations

The popular bike sharing program, CoGo, is considering locations in Harrison West for their next bike station. CoGo currently has 30 stations and 300 bikes serving mainly downtown and bordering neighborhoods in Columbus. Kristen Edwards, a marketing specialist with Columbus CoGo, presented information about the planned expansion into our neighborhood, which is tentatively scheduled for […]

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This Year, July Ends with a Bang!

This Year, July Ends with a Bang!

by Matthew Williams Sure, Columbus rings July in with Red, White and BOOM! But this year, July is going to end with a bang, too. On Saturday, July 25, beginning at 6 p.m. at the Harrison Park Condos Community Center, the Harrison West Society, in partnership with the Columbus Public Art Program, will kick off open […]

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Jaeger Run for Pride 5K – June 19th, 2015

Below is a map of the upcoming Jaeger Run for Pride 5K to be held on Friday, 6/19/15. The race is set to begin at 7:00 p.m. at Goodale Park and follow the attached route which runs through Harrison West. The race will end by 9:00 p.m. Estimated attendance is 200.  

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Columbus 10K Race Map

2015 Columbus 10K Race – June 7th, 2015

The upcoming 2015 Columbus 10K runs through Harrison West on June 7th, 2015. The race starts at 8:30 a.m., and runners will be on West 1st Avenue from around 8:40 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. Runners will turn North on Perry Street from 8:44 a.m. to 9:29 a.m. Runners then turn West on West 3rd Avenue […]

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What a Difference Three Days Make

What a Difference Three Days Make

by Matthew Williams Last week, the Harrison West Society Parks and Green Space Committee launched our 2015 season of park cleanups. We had a fantastic evening on Wednesday with temperatures in the 60s and knocked out Side by Side Park in about 90 minutes. After filling about a half dozen yard waste bags with day […]

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Quarter Marathon Map

2015 Columbus Cap City Half-Marathon

The 2015 Columbus Capital City Half Marathon will be run on Saturday, May 2nd 2015. On that same day, the Quarter Marathon will run directly through Harrison West on West 3rd from Olentangy River Road to High St. Start time is approximately 8 a.m., so runners may be running through Harrison West shortly after that […]

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short north gala 2015

Ninth Annual Short North Gala

The 9th Annual Short North Gala returns on Sunday, April 26, 2015, at 6:00 p.m. at the Hilton Columbus Downtown. The Gala is a highly experiential affair that immerses guests in the flavors and spirit of the Short North Arts District. The evening begins with cocktails, hors’ dourves and entertainment just outside the Hilton Ballroom. […]

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