Poindexter Village HUD To Lower Financing Rates For Affordable Multi-Family Rental Housing By Mike Foley • Jan 29, 2016 Mike Foley The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary made an announcement in Columbus Thursday regarding affordable housing. CMA To Honor Robinson On July 18 By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Jun 30, 2015 The celebration of the folk artist whose work focused on her childhood neighborhood in Columbus will continue next month. Local Folk Artist Passes Away By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • May 26, 2015 brooklynmuseum.org A Columbus area folk artist whose work focused on her childhood neighborhood has died. County To Back Bonds For Poindexter Village Redevelopment By Jim Letizia • Feb 5, 2015 Franklin County Commissioners this week voted to back 12 million dollars in bonds for the Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority, to fund the second phase of redevelopment of the former Poindexter Village site on the Near East Side. Federal Grant To Help Transform Poindexter Village By Jim Letizia • Jul 1, 2014 A 30 million dollar federal grant will be used to help redevelop the former Poindexter Village apartment complex on the East side into a mixed-income housing development. Poindexter Village Demolition Begins By Jim Letizia • Jun 7, 2013 The controversial demolition of the Poindexter Village housing complex is underway. Board Approves Plans For Poindexter Village By Jim Letizia • May 30, 2013 The Columbus Board of Zoning Adjustment has approved plans to raze at least part of the Poindexter Village housing complex on the East side. Poindexter Village Redevelopment Possible By Jim Letizia • Dec 4, 2012 Plans are in the works to preserve part of the Poindexter Village housing complex.