PARC 2nd Annual Event featuring Donatos founder Jim Grote!

The Parsons Avenue Redevelopment Corporation (PARC) would like to invite you to our 2nd Annual Event!  The event will be held on Thursday, October 20th from 5:30-7:30 pm at The Fitness Loft, 625 Parsons Avenue. Jim Grote, founder of Donatos Pizza, will be our Keynote speaker. Food and refreshments will be served.  Please join us to …

The New Parsons Avenue Library Is Open!

The new Parsons Avenue Branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library is officially open!  The new library, located at 1113 Parsons Avenue, is nearly three times large the previous facility at 19,000 square feet.  Built at a cost of $9.84 million, the building has a drive-through to pick up items without getting out of your car, …

Interview with Brianne DeRolph of Sidestreet Development

Conducted by Michael Golden and Marisa Searle   Can you introduce yourself and tell us about your organization? BR: My name is Brianne DeRolph and I’m a partner in a company called Sidestreet Development who has just purchased several parcels over on Parsons Avenue, just about a block and a half south of where The …

Panera coming to Nationwide Children’s building at Parsons and Livingston

from business first A Panera Bread cafe will open this fall in Nationwide Children’s Hospital’s new faculty office building at Parsons and Livingston avenues – a foray into street-level retail for the hospital and a second site for the Central Ohio franchisee to reach an enthusiastic health-care clientele. Physicians and clinical support staff start moving …