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Racetrack Developers Face Another Delay in Project

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Arshot Investment Corp. said a delay from the zoning adjustment board will not impede their May deadline. Arshot wants to built a racetrack in the old Cooper Stadium.
4:47PM
November
14, 2011

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.

Cooper Stadium Racetrack Clears Council

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Cooper Stadium, the site of the proposed $40 million autotrack.
12:00AM
June
28, 2011

The proposal to turn the old Cooper Stadium baseball stadium into a racetrack and automotive center has taken another step forward.

Council Pres. Ginther Backs Cooper Stadium Redevelopment

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Cooper Stadium, the site of the proposed $40 million autotrack.
12:00AM
June
23, 2011

Columbus city council president Andrew Ginther is throwing his weight behind a proposal to redevelop Cooper Stadium into a racetrack.

Developers Get Year-Extension On Cooper Stadium Deal

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Developers who hope to turn the old Cooper Stadium into a racetrack get more time to finalize the last pieces of the project.
12:00AM
April
19, 2011

Developers who hope to turn the old Cooper Stadium into a racetrack get more time to finalize the last pieces of the project.

Development Commissioners Vote For Southside Racetrack Rezoning

12:00AM
February
11, 2011

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.

Businesses “FOR” West Side Racetrack; Residents Divided

12:00AM
May
28, 2010

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.

Ohio Supreme Court Considers Racetrack Slots Vote

12:00AM
September
2, 2009

The Ohio Supreme Court tried to zero in on legal questions as lawyers debated whether Ohio voters should have a chance to overturn newly authorized racetrack slots.