Beginning Monday, May 14, at 8 a.m. and continuing through late afternoon, the sidewalk between Rhodes Hall and Prior Hall will be partially closed for a crane lift. Signage will be in place to direct pedestrians, and the fence line between the two buildings will leave a path for pedestrians, under the awning at Prior Health Sciences Library.
NBC4 reporter RIck Reitzel provided a preview of upcoming construction impacting SR-315 entrance and exit ramps near The Ohio State University. The closures support the Cannon Drive relocation project .
The SR-315 Medical Center ramp will be temporarily closing on May 7 and remain closed through Mid-August. The on-ramp to 315 from Cannon Drive will be closing from June 11 through late November.
Drivers can use Goodale Street or Lane Avenue to Olentangy River Road for the Medical Center closing. For the 315 southbound ramp closure from Cannon Drive, drivers can use Neil Avenue south or John...
Ohio State Energy Partners (OSEP), ENGIE Services and The Ohio State University continue utility work underneath The Oval to support nearby building heating and hot water.
Initial fencing was installed in early April on the eastern portion of The Oval. Following spring commencement, additional fencing will be added across the middle portion of The Oval starting on Monday, May 7 ( see map ). In addition, the parking lot north of Orton Hall will close for one week to relocate water lines and install temporary building heating systems.
Construction fences will enhance safety by reducing pedestrian access....
On Wednesday, April 25, beginning at 6 a.m. and continuing through late afternoon, a crane lift will take place south of the Martha Morehouse Pavilion, affecting parking. Alternate ADA parking will be made available. Access to the building will be maintained.
On Saturday, April 28, beginning at 6 a.m. and continuing through early evening, the loop to the Brain and Spine Hospital will be closed to thru-traffic for a crane lift. Access to the entrance of the Brain and Spine Hospital will be maintained via two-way traffic along the east branch of the loop, between Starling-Loving Hall and Hamilton Hall. Access to the limited parking west of Starling-Loving Hall will be maintained via two-way traffic along the west branch of the loop, between Prior Hall and Fry Hall. Fencing and signage will be in place for detouring traffic and pedestrians.
On Saturday, April 21, beginning at 6 a.m. and continuing through early afternoon, 12th Avenue will be closed at Postle Hall for a crane lift. Signage will detour traffic to Herrick Drive. Pedestrians will be directed to use the north sidewalk.
UPDATE Apr 18 - 12:25 p.m. - All power has been restored.
Apr 18 - 11:47 a.m. - A power outage has been reported in Ohio State’s west campus area. This is impacting traffic lights in the area of Kenny Road, Woody Hayes Drive and Kinnear Road, causing traffic back-ups. Currently, CABS service remains on schedule, but please plan ahead in case of possible delays as the result of the power outage. AEP reports an estimated restoration time between noon and 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 18.
On April 8, from 7 a.m. to mid-afternoon, 10th Avenue between Westpark Street and Medical Center Drive will be closed for the annual Garden of Pinwheels event. Signage will be in place to detour traffic counterclockwise via north on Medical Center Drive to south on Westpark Street.
The are several projects coming to The Ohio State University that are set to enhance the campus' functionality. The Columbus Dipatch published an article covering the university's plan to expand outdoor wireless intervew throughout campus, including at Ohio Stadium and at the Jerome Schottenstein Center. The university also plans to renovate Postle Hall, home to the College of Dentistry. Finally, the university plans to add a new commercial hangar for the Don Scott Airport. The proposals are seeking final approval from the university's Board of Trustees on April 6. Read the full story at Dispatch.com .