Trustees Approve Updated Plans for Mirror Lake

Plans for the renovated Mirror Lake are moving forward after members of The Ohio State University Master Planning and Facilities Committee signaled their support of a plan to expand the scope of the historic campus location. The full Board of Trustees agreed with the changes Friday.

The planning committee reviewed updated renderings before voting to approve a $2.5 million increase in the Mirror Lake construction project. The additional funding will come from private donations and is for overlooks at Oval Drive and Neil Avenue and other amenities around the lake.

“With the enhancements – but even without – it’s going to be a big addition,” said Keith Myers, associate vice president of Ohio State’s Office of Planning and Real Estate.

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