Beginning Tuesday (1/16) and continuing through early February, King Avenue lane closures will occur in both directions between SR-315 and Cannon Drive. The closures will be in place daily, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Two-way traffic will be maintained. Traffic delays are anticipated. These lane closures will facilitate the installation of a duct bank required for the relocation of Cannon Drive.
Beginning early February, once the duct bank installation is complete, and continuing through the summer, intermittent lane closures will occur in the southernmost eastbound lane of King Avenue as roadway and traffic signal work continue in the...
At this time, the City of Columbus Public Utilities has not issued a water boil advisory related to the broken water main on Olentangy River Road.
Anyone with questions regarding university protocols for individual buildings should contact Ross McClain with Environmental Health and Safety ( firstname.lastname@example.org ).
UPDATE 7:25 a.m.
A water main break was reported off campus Thursday morning (1/11) in the area of 2400 Olentangy River Road (near Fawcett Center). The City of Columbus Public Utilities is on site and in the process of making repairs to the...
1/5/18 at 2:22 p.m. UPDATE: The water boil advisory announced Thursday (1/4) for a portion of Columbus campus has been lifted. Domestic water use can now resume, as normal. Out of an abundance of caution, Facilities Operations and Development initiated water sample testing to enhance safety in impacted buildings. Testing returned normal results. Thank you for your patience.
1/4/18 at 4:15 p.m. UPDATE: Out of an abundance of caution, the water boil advisory remains in effect for the following campus area ( see map ):
In alignment with the university’s sustainability goals, FOD continues to support Zero Waste efforts at Ohio Stadium. Working with “I Am Change Outreach,” a non-profit mentorship program of area high school and college students, volunteers assist fans at the Zero Waste stations on Ohio State football game days. The students help Buckeye fans recycle and compost correctly and, in return, The Ohio State University Department of Athletics contributes to student scholarships supporting access and affordability.
Video of Finding a Place for Waste at Ohio Stadium
Karen Crabbe’s first exposure inside the Ohio State facilities was as a student-athlete. Crabbe was a education major and played on the 1974-75 Ohio State women's basketball team. Now Crabbe works to ensure the buildings are in tip-top shape for students, faculty and staff as a District 1 Zone Leader. View Crabbe's video story.
Updated: 12/15/17 The northbound SR-315 exit ramp to Medical Center Drive is now open.
Updated: 11/27/17 Beginning Sunday (12/10) at 7 p.m. and continuing through Saturday (12/16), the northbound StRt 315 exit ramp to Medical Center Drive will be closed for installation of a city sanitary sewer line. Motorists may use the Goodale Avenue or Lane Avenue exits to approach the Wexner Medical Center. Staff may want to consider approaching campus from Neil Avenue. Detour signs will be posted. Traffic delays are anticipated. Dates are weather dependent and subject to change. Updates will be shared...
Please note two separate lane restrictions along Annie & John Glenn Avenue, north of the Physical Activities and Educational Services building. Traffic control personnel will maintain two-way traffic in the northernmost lane. Pedestrians will be detoured to the north sidewalk. • Wednesday (12/20) - for a crane lift. • Wednesday through Friday (12/27-12/29) - for utility work. The site will be plated and the roadway reopened at the end of the work day.
On Tuesday (12/12) from 9 a.m. – noon, electrical work along Cannon Drive will result in traffic signal outages at the intersections of 12th Ave. and Cannon Dr. and at Herrick Dr. and Cannon Dr. Traffic officials will be on-site during this time to assist with traffic flows. Minimal impacts are anticipated. Dates are weather dependent and subject to change. Updates will be shared on the Cannon Drive web page .
COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State University is taking a major step forward with the development of a new hospital and ambulatory center that, combined with modern educational space, will enhance a unified Wexner Medical Center complex providing cutting-edge research, outstanding clinical training and world-class patient care.
The university today announced requests for qualifications seeking design professionals for the inpatient tower and outpatient care facility that are key components of this bold plan.
The time for sweeping modernization is now, university officials say. The medical center closed out its most financially successful fiscal year in June, and the...
The long-held tradition of jumping into Mirror Lake the Tuesday before the Ohio State-Michigan game came to an abrupt halt in 2015, where one student died from injuries sustained during the lake jump. Last year, the university started construction on the area, and this year, the re-development continues, with a finish date of summer 2018. Full story .