Developer proposes mixed-use project near Columbus airport

An affiliate of Westerville-based Donald R. Kenney & Company Realty, Metro Development LLC, “wants to build a mixed-use development on 41 acres near John Glenn Columbus International Airport,” Columbus Business First reports. The project, to be located on Cassady Avenue at Ackley Place, would include “apartments, an ambulatory care facility, hotel and commercial space,” according to the article. The Northeast Area Commission recently voted to approve the application on the condition that the retail not include liquor sales and small cellphone stores. A rendering submitted with the plan shows the care facility, office buildings, and a hotel, as well as smaller commercial buildings along Cassady Avenue. For more, read the full article.

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