COSI Council Approves Economic Development Agreement For Franklinton Project By Jim Letizia • Dec 12, 2017 columbus.gov Columbus City Council last night approved legislation raising the threshold for purchasing municipal goods and services. City Chooses Firm To Build Multi-Use Development In Franklinton By Jim Letizia • Dec 6, 2017 Columbus city officials say an Indiana developer has been chosen to build a residential and office complex in the Franklinton area. Historical Society Leases New Office Building By Jim Letizia • May 24, 2017 columbushistory.org The Columbus Historical Society has signed a one dollar, two-year lease on a new home office building. Downtown Commission Approves New Scioto Peninsula Parking Garage By Jim Letizia • Aug 24, 2016 Capital South Community Redevelopment Corporation The Columbus Downtown Commission has approved plans to build a park with fountains, a cafe and restrooms outside of the COSI building downtown, replacing several surface parking lots. Scioto Peninsula Plan By Mike Foley • Aug 14, 2013 Columbus Downtown Development Corporation Columbus and Franklin County officials have unveiled some major plans for the downtown 56-acre site west of the river near COSI.