MidTown Blog

MidTown, Inc. Names New Executive Director

Posted on June 11th, 2018

MidTown, Inc. Board President Tripp Wade announced today the selection of Julio Portillo to serve as MidTown, Inc.’s third Executive Director. He observed, “I am excited about the future of MidTown and MidTown, Inc., and the selection of Julio to serve as our new Executive Director.” Wade continued, “We also celebrate the 8-year tenure and … Read More »


Hilton Update

Posted on April 25th, 2018

Don’t expect MidTown, Inc. to support any redevelopment or rezoning without our seeing plans for the project first.Anne King, Executive Director, MidTown, Inc. From the Board of Directors of MidTown, Inc. Position Statement on proposed development of the Hilton Property, located at Wynnton Road and Hilton Avenue in MidTown While MidTown, Inc., supports in concept … Read More »


Made in MidTown: Artbeat 2018

Posted on April 5th, 2018


MidTown, Inc. Seeks New Executive Director

Posted on April 2nd, 2018

MidTown, Inc. is looking for the right person to advance its mission in the community and lead continued efforts to sustain and enhance the neighborhoods and businesses within MidTown Columbus. For details about the position, click HERE. For more information about MidTown, Inc.: 2017 Annual Report A Community Impact Overview, 2018 Update  


13th Street: Restripe and Regenerate?

Posted on January 31st, 2018

  BREAKING NEWS: City approves plan to reduce lanes on 13th Street, hoping to spur revitalization, Alva-James Johnson, Ledger-Enquirer, February 13, 2018 Want to learn more about the possibilities? Check out the 13th Street fact sheet, video and media links: A 13th Street Fact Sheet A couple of FAQs 13th Street: Restripe and Regenerate? Video, … Read More »


Mingle 2017 Sponsors, Partners and Patrons

Posted on December 20th, 2017


Wynnton Streetscape Update

Posted on November 20th, 2017

You may have noticed that things are happening on Wynnton Road. A long-anticipated project is underway. With two Georgia Department of Transportation grants and after almost a decade of planning, engineering and budgeting, construction began on the Wynnton Streetscape Enhancement Project on October 24, 2017. This project will transform a .5-mile section of Wynnton Road, … Read More »


4th Annual MBA Snowflake Raffle

Posted on November 8th, 2017

4th Annual MidTown Business Association Snowflake Raffle Thursday, November 30th at 7:00 pm beginning at 5:00 pm Celebration with music, Company C Academy of Dance program, festive beverages and snacks at the Lakebottom Red Frame SHOP NOW! From November 1st through 29th, participating MBA businesses will distribute raffle tickets to reward their valued customers. The … Read More »


Cross Country Plaza Update

Posted on September 20th, 2017

Many MidTown residents have raised questions and concerns about buildings on the upper level of Cross Country Plaza and their proposed conversion to storage facilities. We want to share with you what we know at this time. In conversations with John Lundeen, CEO of Coro Realty, he provided the following details: The ownership of Cross … Read More »


MidTown, Inc.: An Overview of Community Impact

Posted on June 9th, 2017