UPDATE Dec. 11 - Herrick Drive has reopened to thru-traffic, although CABS buses will continue to detour NB and SB on Cannon Drive.
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Beginning Friday (12/4) early morning and continuing through Sunday (12/20) early evening, Herrick Drive - between Woody Hayes Dr. and Olentangy River Rd. - will be closed to accommodate additional roadway work. Subject to change, depending on field conditions, the three phases are:
Phase 1 - Friday (12/4) through Sunday (12/6) - Herrick Drive closed between Woody Hayes Dr. and Tharp St. Access to the Parker Food Science parking lot...
Beginning Wednesday (12/9) at mid day and continuing through Thursday (12/10) late afternoon, a SB lane of Fyffe Rd. north of Woody Hayes Dr. will be closed for roadway repair. While crews are on-site, SB traffic will be detoured through the Agricultural Administration Building parking lot. When crews have completed the repair, the SB curb lane will reopen.
Beginning Monday (12/14) late afternoon and continuing through Sunday (12/20) early evening, the intersection at College Road and Annie & John Glenn Avenue will be closed to accommodate increased construction traffic associated with the Arts District expansion project. Northbound College Road traffic will be stopped at the Ohio Union North Garage. A&J Glenn Avenue will be limited to local traffic only, starting at Neil Ave. Signage will detour traffic onto High Street at both Woodruff Avenue and at 12th Avenue. Expect construction traffic on 18th Ave. and on A&J Glenn Ave.
Thursday, Dec. 17 - Emergency Department patients and visitors will be directed to use the SAFEAUTO Garage. Friday, Dec. 18 - No entry into South Cannon Garage after 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 19 - All vehicles must be out of the South Cannon Garage by noon. The James will provide free valet for patients and visitors of The James. Sunday, Dec. 20 - The James will provide free valet for patients and visitors of The James...
Ohio State's Wooster campus is home to a new 60,000-square-foot laboratory facility. Video of Buck-Eye View - Wooster Science Building The building, supporting the research needs for the Department of Entomology, will feature undergraduate teaching labs, support space, a small café, outreach programs, a bug zoo, and multi-purpose room. At 90% completion, move-in is expected in December.
On Tuesday (12/1) and Wednesday (12/2), between 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day, crews will remove and reset construction equipment to support the roof replacement at 1900 Kenny Road, causing occasional impacts to traffic and pedestrians. Access to the building will be maintained.
The Ohio State University will seek Board of Trustees approval this week for construction of the Energy Advancement and Innovation Center located within the West Campus Innovation District. The building is centered on finding innovative solutions for energy reduction and will allow researchers to develop, demonstrate and deploy innovations in sustainable building design and performance.
“Ohio State is uniquely positioned to bring together researchers from a variety of backgrounds who are committed to a more sustainable future,” said Ohio State President Kristina M. Johnson. “This facility will advance the great work already happening at...
Columbus Business First recently wrote about the university seeking Board of Trustees approval this week for Cannon Drive Phase II.
Cannon Drive Phase II will straighten the road near Woody Hayes Drive but Cannon Drive itself will largely remain at its current elevation. The $57 million project is focused on achieving a certified levee and flood protection. The levee will be constructed to the west between the roadway and the river and will provide 500-year flood protection.
Design will continue through 2022 with construction (including any demolition) to begin in 2023. Phase I was completed in December...