Shelby County Fair Grounds
In January 2007 the Community Design Center led a design charrette for the the Shelby County Fairgrounds near Sidney Ohio. The CDC, working with Ohio Urban University Program partner Wright State Center for Urban and Public Affairs, provided design and economic development technical assistance to the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce and county fair planning group to determine the feasibility and visioning for relocating the County Fair to a new 66 acre site adjacent to I-75. Design work was provided by architecture and planning student staff of the CDC under the direction of Frank Russell and Architect Tony Costello of Ball State University.

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Programming:
Program Diagram
Program Relationship Diagram


Concept Diagrams:
Concept Diagram: Jeffersonian Plan
Concept Diagram: Radial Plan
Concept Diagram: Single Building Plan
Concept Diagram: Versailles Plan
Concept Diagram: Fairgrounds As Park
Concept Diagram: Functional Planning


Plans:
Jeffersonian Plan
Jeffersonian Plan Birds Eyeview
Radial Plan
Single Building Plan
Versailles Plan
Versailles Plan Isometric View
New Shelby County Fairground Concept Plan


Sketches:
Sustainability Concepts: Storm Water Management System
Sustainability Concepts: Water Tower Diagram