On Saturday (2/6) from early morning through mid afternoon, the area south of Bolz Hall will be closed for a crane lift to accommodate roofing work. Signage will detour pedestrians. Nineteenth Ave. will be closed to traffic at College Rd. Alternate ADA parking is available at Arps Garage.
“This is an exciting development for the future of our campus,” said Aparna Dial, Senior Director, Sustainability and Strategic Services, Facilities Operations and Development. “By establishing an Ohio State-centric set of sustainability standards, we will build and operate better performing facilities and a more sustainable physical environment while driving advancement toward the university’s sustainability goals.”
Stakeholders from across the university were consulted in the development of this new policy which went out for...
It’s one of the most iconic and majestic places on Ohio State’s campus. Whether it’s studying, taking pictures or exercising, students, faculty, staff and visitors flock to Mirror Lake, but the lake is more than just a place for Buckeyes to gather. It’s playing a key role in advancing the university’s sustainability efforts.
In addition to adding 250-300 new plants around Mirror Lake in autumn 2020, Facilities Operations and Development (FOD) Landscape Services is using coffee grounds instead of artificial fertilizer in plant beds surrounding the lake.
As an FOD groundskeeper, Ed McGowan has been landscaping for 16...
UPDATE - Anticipate additional construction traffic through Feb. 20 for a crane mobilization.
Beginning Monday (1/11) and continuing through early April, workers will be removing the Cannon Garages to support future construction of the new inpatient hospital. Anticipate additional construction traffic and exercise additional caution around construction zones.
Safety is the university’s top priority, and Facilities Operations and Development (FOD), CampusParc, Transportation and Traffic Management (TTM), and the Department of Public Safety work together to offer services during the winter months to keep you safe. As snow and ice start to collect, FOD teams are dispatched to treat campus roadways and sidewalks. They remain on campus throughout the day and night, treating and plowing as needed. CampusParc crews also will be on campus treating parking lots and garages, with garage rooftops remaining open, when possible. Learn more on the CampusParc website .
Beginning Wednesday (1/20) early morning through Tuesday (2/2) late afternoon, some parking spaces west of Parker Food Science and the Animal Science Building will be restricted for additional construction traffic. Access to the Parker Food Science loading dock will be maintained.
Beginning Friday (1/15) through autumn 2022, Tharp St. will be closed at Herrick Dr. to facilitate construction supporting the Combined Heat and Power Plant. Detour signage will be in place. Anticipate traffic delays.
Animal Delivery, Preferred Direction of Traffic - The Veterinary College of Medicine has requested the following:
Equine Delivery - via Herrick Dr. to the south entrance of the Equine Center (blue) Other Large Animal Delivery - via Herrick Dr. through the parking lot to the north entrance of the Veterinary Medical Center (green) Small Animal Delivery - via Lane Ave. to Tharp...
Beginning Tuesday (1/19), the east branch of the Brain and Spine Hospital Loop will close permanently to accommodate additional construction of the Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Center affecting Starling-Loving Hall and Fry Hall. Patient and shuttle traffic will be rerouted to the Brain and Spine Hospital as two-way traffic between Fry Hall and Prior Hall, facilitated by traffic control officials. Signage will detour pedestrians.