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On August 12th, ULI Columbus hosted the “Metro Metrics: Urban Competitiveness Redefined” breakout event for the Columbus 2050 initiative. The event took place at Easton Town Center where the national City in 2050 exhibit was on display until August 25th. Throughout the event, local experts discussed and identified priorities for development in Central Ohio based on regional demographic trends.  The following input gathered during the event will be used to inform a long-term strategic vision for Central Ohio and a publication that will be used to guide regional decision-making.

The event began with presentations by local experts in demographic research and consulting. Presenters included Eben Dowell of Community Research Partners, Jason Reece of the Kirwan Institute for Race and Ethnicity, and Derrick Clay of New Visions Group and the Board of Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC). Highlights from these presentations are shown in the following video:

After the presentations, participants engaged in roundtable discussions and generated the following responses:


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