OLDE TOWNE EAST

One of Columbus’
Oldest Historic Neighborhoods

We are a neighborhood located in the historic Near East Side of Columbus, Ohio nestled between Downtown, Franklin Park, Old Oaks, and King-Lincoln. The area has over 1,000 homes, some as old as the 1830s, and more than 50 architectural styles including Italianate, Queen Anne and Victorian.

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VISION

Our vision in Olde Towne East is to celebrate a community of people of various talents, ethnic histories and abilities. We see a neighborhood where people walk safely, visit and take pride in their surroundings. We see thriving businesses, well kept homes and apartments with proud residents.

MISSION

Our mission is to affiliate residents, businesses and property owners; encourage civic pride and improvement; promote and aid in the general improvement of homes and businesses; and to foster the commercial, social, physical and morale development in the community.

WHEN

General Membership Meetings are Held Monthly on the 2nd Wednesday at 7PM


Meeting Schedules

WHERE

Central Community House 1150 East Main Street


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VOLUNTEER

We have fun opportunities for all ages to improve Olde Towne East!


Get Involved

dakota“I moved to Olde Towne East by chance. Over the past few years, I have enjoyed being so close to local restaurants Including The Tavern and Yellow Brick Pizza. And I love being so close to Franklin Park Conservatory! Olde Towne East is changing for the better, and it helps that I know all my neighbors. ” –Dakota Green

Become a Member

We offer both individual and business memberships in the Olde Towne East Neighborhood Association.

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Olde Towne East shared Columbus Landmarks Foundation's event. ...

Garden Design for Older Homes Workshop

August 19, 2017, 9:00am - August 19, 2017, 11:00am

Join us for an enlightening workshop that will help you understand and plan for a landscape that complements your historic home and contributes to the perfect sense of place. The workshop will be led by Christie Nohle, Educator & Farmers’ Market Coordinator at the Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens. The class will review basic landscape design principles along with guidelines that you can apply in your own yard and garden. Attention will be given to designing gardens appropriate to historic homes in older Columbus neighborhoods. After the event, feel free to stroll the grounds or enjoy Franklin Park Conservatory’s “Wild Wonders” Topiaries exhibit to find inspiration for your garden! Location: The Wells Barn at the Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens 1777 E Broad St Columbus, OH 43203 Workshop fee: $10 ($5 for Columbus Landmarks and Franklin Park Conservatory members) For more details, visit www.columbuslandmarks.org or Call 614-221-4508

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The OTENA Development Committee will hold its first meeting to discuss topics in/around our neighborhood.

It's an open agenda -- PLEASE BRING YOUR IDEAS AND CONCERNS. Not everything will be discussed in length, but items will be documented for discussions and follow-ups.

This will meeting will allow everyone to get grounded for future meetings.
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Olde Towne East | Development Committee

August 2, 2017, 7:00pm - August 2, 2017, 8:00pm

The OTENA Development Committee will hold its first meeting to discuss topics in/around our neighborhood. It's an open agenda -- PLEASE BRING YOUR IDEAS AND CONCERNS. Not everything will be discussed in length, but items will be documented for discussions and follow-ups. This will meeting will allow everyone to get grounded for future meetings.

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