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FLOW Olentangy River Cleanup

Join the Friends of the Lower Olentangy Watershed (FLOW) on Saturday August 22nd, 2015, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. to help clean up the riverfront. After meeting in the Battelle warehouse at 633 West Fifth Avenue, FLOW will provide gloves, litter grabbers, and trash bags. From there the group will head down the Olentangy […]

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And the Winner Is…

Matthew Williams Todd Kime’s Through has been selected as the new public sculpture in Harrison Park! On July 25, 2015, three artists vying for a commission to create the last of five planned sculptures in Harrison Park presented their design proposals at a community potluck. Attendees who were able to settle on one of the three […]

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West 3rd Avenue and Rail Street Improvements Open House

West 3rd Avenue and Rail Street Improvements Open House

The city of Columbus is continuing its initiative to improve the public infrastructure on West 3rd Avenue between Olentangy River Road and Edgehill Road. The city will host an open house featuring updated plans for West 3rd (between Giant Eagle and City of Columbus fire station) and a new Rail Street, including:

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Street Sweeping for August 2015

Street Sweeping for August 2015

Department of Public Service street sweeping crews are scheduled to sweep streets in Harrison West on Tuesday, August 11th and Wednesday, August 12th 2015. This schedule is subject to change due to weather, emergencies requiring Street Maintenance personnel to be reassigned or equipment maintenance. The city of Columbus asks residents in neighborhoods in these areas […]

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preliminary renderings for harrison west park rennovation

Improvements Coming to Harrison West Park

Harrison Park will be getting a makeover in the near future which will include a number of improvements to the overall infrastructure, additional furnishings like bike racks and metal benches and picnic tables, a new park sign, and a new playground that will appeal to both younger and older children. Jeff Anderson from the city […]

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harrison west jazz stage

Harrison West Jazz Stage Returns in September for 3rd Season

The Harrison West Jazz Stage returns for its third season starting September 13th at the Harrison Park Gazebo, welcoming new sounds and flavors to Harrison Park, including a pop-up farmer stand. This year’s line-up of local musical talent runs the gamut of genres, which categorize the jazz circuit. The series kicks off with the laid-back […]

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Vote! Vote! Vote!

by Matthew Williams Art lovers and amateur chefs were out in force on Saturday, July 25, 2015 from 6 until 9 p.m. to welcome and feed Jon Barlow Hudson, Todd Kime and Xan Palay, the three finalists in the Harrison Park Art Competition. Each artist spoke for 10 to 20 minutes explaining his or her […]

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National Night Out Harrison West 2015

The Harrison West Society in partnership with the Short North Civic Association will host a neighborhood-wide social event on Tuesday, August 4th, 2015 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Harrison West Park (Oregon and West 4th Avenue). The event is in celebration of National Night Out, when neighborhoods across the nation host events to promote involvement in crime-prevention […]

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Free Concert to be Performed in Complete Darkness

The Johnstone Fund for New Music, in partnership with the VIVO Music Festival, will present a free contemporary classical music concert of Georg Friedrich Haas’s String Quartet #3 “In iij. Noct” called “In The Dark” on Saturday, August 22 at 7:00 p.m. in the Green Room of the Garden Theater. The performance is part of […]

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