“The Arbor” Begins To Take Shape At Parsons and Livingston

The Arbors, a new multi-family housing development at the southwest corner of Parsons and Livingston Avenue, is well underway and it beginning to get vertical!  This exciting project is being developed by Jeff May, who owned the former Bobb Chevrolet that this project, and the rest of the development at this corner, once occupied.  This …

PARC Acquires Real Estate At Critical Intersection

The Parsons Avenue Redevelopment Corporation (PARC) has acquired 921, 923, and 945 Parsons Avenue in a move that gives them control of nearly the entire city block at the northwest corner of Parsons Avenue and East Whittier Street. 921 and 923 Parsons are single-family homes that have been renovated and are available as affordable housing. …

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 …