Special Neighborhood Meeting: Development Proposal

Special Neighborhood Meeting: Development Proposal

The next Harrison West Society executive committee meeting will be open to all neighbors to discuss the proposed Wagenbrenner-Battelle development. This meeting will be hosted in the basement of Zeno’s on Wednesday, July 11th at 7 pm. Based on the amount of discussion at the last meeting and the level of input surrounding the development […]

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Wagenbrenner Battelle Development Update

Wagenbrenner Development has informed the Harrison West Society of a significant change to its proposed development on the Battelle property, between Fifth and Third Avenues and West of Perry Street. The anticipated gourmet grocery store tenant has withdrawn from the project. Prior to withdrawal from the project, the grocer space had a footprint of 40,000 […]

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35th Annual Doo Dah Parade

35th Annual Doo Dah Parade

The 35th Annual Doo Dah Parade returns to the Short North this July 4th, 2018. Where Liberty & Lunacy are Still a Pleasure! Exercise your First Amendment right, through humor. Best Political Satire Parade West of the White House! Residents are also invited to march in the parade. Satire the weather, satire yourself, satire a political […]

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Harrison West Jazz Stage Returns for Sixth Season This September

Harrison West Jazz Stage Returns for Sixth Season This September

The Harrison West Jazz Stage returns for its sixth season September 9 – September 30 at the Harrison Park Gazebo. Presented by Jazz Arts Group in partnership with Harrison West Society, this series of FREE concerts features local jazz musicians and showcases a wide range of jazz styles over the four concert series. Concerts take […]

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Old House Porch Workshop

Whether your porch is Victorian or Queen Anne, American Foursquare or Bungalow, porches are one of the most prominent, character-defining features of any house. Join the Columbus Landmarks Foundation for an informative workshop all about porches. They will review the evolution of the American porch, architectural styles, and components while also looking at common construction […]

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Urban Public Pool

Urban Public Pool

As the temperatures rise, so does the need to find a place to cool off. Did you know there is a public pool right outside of the Short North? The Jeffrey Park pool located at 231 East 1st Ave is publicly owned and open to non-residents for a $5 fee per visit. As an added […]

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Columbus 10K to Pass Through Harrison West

Columbus 10K to Pass Through Harrison West

The Columbus 10k will pass through Harrison West along West 1st Ave., Perry Street, and West 3rd Ave. on Sunday, June 3rd, 2018. The race begins at Civic Center south of Broad at 8 a.m. and follows the course shown in the attached map. The race is expected to end by 10:15 a.m. Estimated attendance is 1,400. Please […]

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Street Sweeping to Begin in May

Street Sweeping to Begin in May

May brings warmer weather, and the return of street sweeping in Harrison West. Street sweeping occurs during the first and second Tuesdays and Wednesdays of May for most streets in the neighborhood. Don’t get towed! Check for your street, and sign up for reminders on the city’s website here.

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Capital City Half Marathon to Pass Through Harrison West

Capital City Half Marathon to Pass Through Harrison West

The Capital City Half Marathon will pass through Harrison West along Neil Avenue, and Olentangy River Road on Sunday, April 28, 2018. The race begins at Columbus Commons at 8 a.m. and follows the course shown in the attached map. The race is expected to end by 12:30 p.m. Estimated attendance is 12,500. Note that only the half […]

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