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A new vision for Columbus to connect us to nature and one another like never before.

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2019

Our greenways and waterways are the future of connection between recreation, energy, and Central Ohio’s communities. The RAPID Project aims to create a vision for one regional park network.

2021

RAPID 5 is a shared vision to integrate the space along Franklin County’s five waterways, connecting all residents to the natural and economic resources for recreation, commuting, commerce, education, and relaxation.

2021

ULI Columbus and MORPC have embarked on a project to develop a vision for an integrated open space network in central Ohio that envisions how to best use our natural assets to benefit our economy, manage growth, provide access for recreation, education, health, and preserve natural resources and environmental health.

2021

In late 2021, five design and planning firms began designing a new vision for Columbus to connect us to nature and each other like never before.

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Upcoming Events

June 11-12

Save the date for Riverfest

Presented by Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) in partnership with RAPID 5 and Metro Parks. Enjoy free kayaking, paddle boarding, and canoeing for the entire family.

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Re-introducing Dr. Amy

“I can't unsee this vision of our future – I am honored to join you on this adventure.”

— Dr. Amy Acton
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