RESCHEDULED - Beginning Monday (7/17) and continuing through Wednesday (7/19), the driveway on the east side of 1314 Kinnear Road will be reduced to one lane for resurfacing. Two-way traffic will be maintained. The southernmost parking spaces toward Kinnear Road and the first 2-3 parking spaces on each adjacent row in the parking lot will be closed during this time. Motorists may use Lane Avenue to Carmack Road or Kenny Road to Carmack Road as an alternate route. This work supports traffic enhancements on west campus roadways in advance of the Cannon Drive construction.
Construction continues on the future site of the Herrick Drive Transit Hub west of the Neil Avenue Garage. The closure of Herrick Drive, between Neil Drive and the South Campus Central Chiller Plant parking lot, previously scheduled for Monday (7/17), will be moved up to Monday (7/10). The date change will provide additional time for construction in advance of Herrick Drive reopening on August 16. Access to the Neil Avenue Garage will be maintained from the east. Access to the chiller plant parking lot will be maintained along Herrick Drive. Motorists exiting the 12th...
As early as this week, lane closures will occur on portions of Lane Avenue and Kenny Road. Lane Avenue, between Kenny Road and Carmack Road, will be reduced to one lane in each direction. Meanwhile, southbound Kenny Road will be reduced to one lane across from the Morehouse Complex. Additional work may close Carmack Road, between Lane Avenue and Arthur Adams Drive. Traffic delays are anticipated and motorists are encouraged to plan accordingly. Work supports traffic enhancements on west campus roadways in advance of the Cannon Drive construction and is expected to last throughout the summer. View map ...
As early as Thursday (6/29), the Olentangy bike trail will close for utility work between Herrick Drive and King Avenue. Cyclists and pedestrians will be detoured to use Cannon Drive. The utility work relates to the upcoming relocation of Cannon Drive and is expected to take place through early August. View map of impacted area.
The drive lane between the Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute and the Ohio State Emergency Department (ED) will close on Saturday, July 1, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. for a crane lift for surgical pathology relocation project within University Hospital. EMS access will be maintained to the ED. Sidewalks will be impacted in this area. Traffic control officers will be on hand to direct traffic.
On June 23, Columbus Business First published an article that featured the many facets of the university's Framework 2.0 plan. Construction is already underway along High Street with the project at the intersection of 15th and High. The realignment project of Cannon Drive has also begun. These are two of the redevelopment projects planned under the university's second framework. The article touches on 15th and High and Cannon Drive, along with the plans for the Wexner Medical Center, athletics facilities, Midwest Campus and West Campus.
CABS has released 2017-2018 routes and service times. The full schedule, including maps for all routes, is now available at ttm.osu.edu/cabs .
Riders will have new transportation options and can expect service and route changes on the following dates:
Aug. 1, 2017: Route and service time changes Aug. 21, 2017: Increased service to align with fall semester classes Sept. 5, 2017: MC Express enhanced service, most CABS routes stop at Herrick Drive Transit Hub
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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.
Construction work continues as the university invests in enhancements to the West Campus Carmack parking lots and the surrounding area. The closure of the southern half of Carmack Lot 2 and Carmack Lot 3, previously planned to occur in June, will be pushed back to early July. In the meantime, work will occur in the area of the northwest corner of Carmack Lot 3. As a result, vehicular traffic will be one-way, southbound on Carmack Loop Drive, west of Carmack Lot 3.
CABS access will be maintained in Carmack 5, at Carmack Corners and at Bevis Hall. CABS will...
Beginning Monday (6/12) and continuing through July 2018, the drive lane between Ohio State Harding Hospital and the James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute will be closed because of construction to build out the shelled space on the 10th and 12th floors of The James. Upham Drive will be restricted to ambulettes and Harding patient drop-off only. Traffic will be one-way counterclockwise around the Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute to facilitate EMS access to the Emergency Department. Traffic control officers will assist during the construction hours of 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.