Tagged: Construction

Waterline Break Closes Herrick, Impacts Buildings

A major waterline break near the John Herrick Drive bridge has closed Herrick between Olentangy River Road and Cannon Drive. Multiple buildings on the Columbus campus are experiencing low or no water pressure. Crews are actively responding and working to resolve the issue as fast as they safely can. For the latest information, please visit emergency.osu.edu.

East Sisson Lot Parking Space Closure

Approximately 35 parking spaces will be closed through May 13 in the Sisson east parking lot to facilitate infrastructure work. Fencing will be installed around the closure and two-way traffic will be maintained.

Lane Ave. Garage Exit Lane Closure – April 14

The east side of the Lane Avenue Parking Garage will be reduced to one exit lane on April 14 due to equipment updates. Traffic delays may be anticipated as vehicles exit the garage.


Woody Hayes Drive Lane Restrictions

Beginning April 2 and continuing through May 2, Woody Hayes Drive, between Kenny Road and Fyffe Road, will be reduced to two lanes. Two-way traffic will be maintained and traffic delays are anticipated. Access to Blankenship Hall from Woody Hayes Drive will be maintained. Herrick Drive will remain accessible form Woody Hayes Drive for vehicles needing to park in the Parker Food Science and Technology Building lot.

Harding Hospital Sidewalk Impacts

Beginning April 4 and continuing through April 30, building masonry repair work will occur on the north side of Harding Hospital. During this time, a portion of the sidewalk adjacent to the repairs will be fenced off, however pedestrian access will be maintained.

Increased Construction Traffic on Carmack Road

UPDATED March 30, 2022

As early as Thursday, March 31 and continuing through the end of May 2022, increased construction traffic will occur along Carmack Road, between Kenny Road and the eastern footbridge near Rightmire Hall. Two-way traffic will be maintained.

The additional construction vehicles support infrastructure work required for construction projects in the Innovation District.

Exit south of the Martha Morehouse Tower onto Kenny Road Closed

Beginning early Monday, March 28 through Friday, July 8, the exit south of the Martha Morehouse Tower in the complex will be closed onto Kenny Road. Shuttles will be rerouted. Riders are encouraged to allow additional time for travel.

Increased Pedestrian Traffic and Vehicular Impacts near The Wexner Medical Center

The Wexner Medical Center Transplant Reunion event will take place on Sunday, April 3 from 10 a.m. until noon and event setup will begin on Saturday, April 2 at noon. The section of 10th Avenue between the plaza and the Spirit of Women’s Park will be closed during the event. There will be an increase in vehicular and pedestrian traffic prior to the event and for the duration of the Transplant Reunion.

Starling Loving and Fry Hall Courtyard, Sidewalk and Lane Closures

From Monday, March 28 through Sunday, April 3, the Starling Loving and Fry Hall courtyard will be closed to vehicular and pedestrian access. Ambulettes will park in the Prior Hall dock and ADA parking will be available in the 11th Avenue and 9th Avenue East garages. From Monday, April 4 through Friday, April 22, sidewalks west of Starling Loving and Fry Hall will be closed.

Northbound Olentangy River Road Reduced to One Lane

Beginning Friday, April 1 and continuing through May 28, northbound Olentangy River Road will be reduced to one lane just north of Herrick Drive between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. daily for utility work.