On Saturday (8/1) early morning through mid afternoon, Dodd Drive will be closed for a crane lift to Dodd Hall. Pedestrians may access Dodd Hall through the Davis Medical Research Center. ADA parking is available at the Davis Medical Research Center, accessed off Medical Center Drive.
Beginning Friday (7/31) early evening through Monday (8/3) late evening, 12th Avenue near Neil Avenue will experience periodic closures to accommodate unscheduled utility work. During the closures, vehicles will be detoured north on Neil Avenue, west on Herrick Drive, south on Cannon Drive, east on 12th Avenue. Pedestrians will be directed to use the north sidewalk. Access to Postle Hall will be maintained. The schedule as shown below is subject to change , depending on field conditions.
Friday (7/31) at 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. - 12th Avenue closed. Friday (7/31) 11 p.m. to Saturday (8/1) 8 a.m. -...
On Saturday (8/8) early morning through Sunday (8/9) late afternoon, the roadway east of Caldwell Laboratory will be closed to accommodate a crane lift. Pedestrians will be directed to the east sidewalk. Access to the loading dock at Scott Lab will be maintained. The Post Office will suspend deliveries for the weekend.
On Saturday (8/8), from early morning to late afternoon, the Brain and Spine Hospital Loop will undergo lane restrictions to accommodate a crane lift at Rhodes Hall. Traffic will be maintained. Pedestrians will be detoured to the south of Prior Hall. Access to Prior Hall and to the Starling-Loving loading dock will be maintained.
Beginning Monday (7/27) through early October, the courtyard at the West Campus buildings will undergo repair and improvement. Signage and fencing will direct pedestrians. Building access and bridge access to the south parking lots will be maintained.
Finding silver linings during a pandemic is not always easy, but Facilities Operations and Development (FOD) found a way to create positive results despite the challenges created by COVID-19.
In April, May and June, FOD adjusted service levels in buildings based on need. With fewer people on campus and most staff asked to telework, buildings were not in full use. FOD partnered with Ohio State Energy Partners and ENGIE Buckeye Operations to roll out three phases of energy reduction measures in more than 100 academic and research buildings.
As part the of energy reduction measures, FOD made climate-control...
Continuing through Friday (10/16) late evening, the Plaza at Oxley's by the Numbers will undergo a maintenance and repair project. Signage will direct pedestrians around the work zones, as applicable. Access to area garages will be maintained.
A major messaging effort is underway on the campuses of The Ohio State University to prepare for a safe return this autumn.
Thousands of signs are going up across hundreds of buildings to encourage the use of face masks, physical distancing and good hygiene. The effort is being led by Facilities Operations and Development (FOD) in high-traffic areas and outdoor spaces.
“ We are putting in physical distancing signs in all of our buildings in preparation of campus reopening,”...
Beginning Friday (7/24) early morning through Monday (7/27) early evening, the roadway to Scott Lot will be repaved. Two-way traffic will be maintained in one lane. Traffic control officials will assist with traffic flow during peak hours as warranted.