The largest infrastructure project in Akron’s history is turning into a job-training program that local officials hope will help close the skills gap.
Developers who plan to put a racetrack in the old Cooper Stadium face another delay in the process. WOSU reports the temporary holdup should not impede the project.
The proposal to turn the old Cooper Stadium baseball stadium into a racetrack and automotive center has taken another step forward.
Columbus city council president Andrew Ginther is throwing his weight behind a proposal to redevelop Cooper Stadium into a racetrack.
Developers who hope to turn the old Cooper Stadium into a racetrack get more time to finalize the last pieces of the project.
The Columbus Development Commission voted last night to recommend rezoning the land where the vacant Cooper Stadium sits for a racetrack. But the decision did not come without much debate.
West side businesses are stepping up a campaign to build a stock car race track at the spot where baseball players once ran the bases. Local developers want to turn the empty Cooper Stadium into a race track. The businesses say it’s just what the struggling west-side needs.