The Ohio State University’s Facilities Operations and Development (FOD) has received the 2016 APPA Award for Excellence. The honor provides national and international recognition for outstanding achievements in facilities management.
Beginning Tuesday, July 19, and continuing for approximately 3 weeks, the City of Columbus has advised that 11th Avenue, between Worthington St. and Neil Ave., will be westbound only. Access to the 11th Avenue Garage will be maintained, accessible via east on 10th Ave., north on Highland Ave., and west on 11th Ave. This is to accommodate utilities work.
Beginning July 16 and continuing through July 23, Woodruff Avenue, between High Street and Tuttle Park Place, will be closed in both directions for roadway work. During this time, westbound traffic from High Street may use 18th Ave. to College Road, and eastbound traffic should use Tuttle Park Place to Annie and John Glenn Avenue. The sidewalk just north of CBEC on both sides of Woodruff Avenue will be closed to through pedestrian traffic during this time. Pedestrians should follow detour signage to access their destinations and may use the 19th Avenue sidewalks for eastbound / westbound access around the...
Beginning Monday (June 27) and continuing through Friday (July 1), crews will be replacing a light pole and its concrete foundation, along Medical Center Drive, between 9th and 10th Avenues. One lane of traffic, between 10th and 9th Avenues, will be closed. Northbound traffic to the valet area and Rhodes Hall loop will be maintained. The sidewalk on the east side of Medical Center Drive, near Meiling Hall, will be closed.
Beginning Tuesday, June 21, and continuing through early August, Carmack Road, between Bevis Hall and the Carmack Road corner, will be closed for roadway improvements. The north / south portion of Carmack Road, between Arthur Adams Drive and the corner, will be southbound only. CABS buses will be rerouted westbound Lane Avenue to southbound Carmack Road and will not service the Carmack Corner or Bevis Hall stops. Parking lots will remain accessible. Motorists should follow detour signage in the area. View a map of the impacted area .
UPDATE June 20 - The Ohio Department of Agriculture has advised that treatment will take place on Tuesday, June 21.
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As shared with you in February 2016, the Ohio Department of Agriculture, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, will conduct aerial spraying in mid-June (subject to weather conditions) in an effort to help suppress the gypsy moth, which is destructive to more than 300 species of trees and shrubs. It is considered one of the most destructive insect pests in Ohio, threatening our forests and ornamental plants.
2016 Summer Construction, Traffic & CABS Impacts - Increased construction activity in summer 2016 (beginning May 9) will significantly impact traffic and CABS routes on campus roadways. Impacts include closures along Neil, 9th and 11th Avenues, Carmack Road, and more. Motorists should anticipate delays and plan accordingly. Construction map . CABS bus reroutes .
Beginning Monday (4/11) and continuing for approximately 2 weeks, the main entrance to the Faculty Club will be closed for restoration and repair. All visitors should use the east entrance during construction.