May 7 – Mid-August 2018 Northbound SR- 315 Exit Ramp to Medical Center Drive / King Avenue Closed
Motorists may use the Goodale Street (to Neil Avenue) or Lane Avenue (to Olentangy River Road to King Avenue) exits to approach the Wexner Medical Center. Medical center staff may want to consider approaching campus from Neil Avenue. The intersection of Cannon Drive and Medical Center Drive will also be closed during this time, however,...
On June 9, beginning at 7 a.m. and continuing through June 17 late afternoon, 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.
Beginning June 4 at 8 a.m. and continuing through June 6 mid-day, Millikin Road will be closed for a crane lift to McCracken Power Plant. Pedestrians will be detoured to the west of McCracken or to the east of Baker Systems. Access to McCracken will be via the Central Service Building entrance near the bicycle racks. Access to Baker Systems will be at the main entrance on the east side of the building. Loading docks and parking will be inaccessible. Alternative ADA parking will be at Tuttle Park Place Parking Garage or Northwest Parking Garage.
On May 31, beginning at 11 a.m. and continuing through mid-day, the Brain and Spine Hospital Loop will be temporarily configured for 2-way traffic, accessible at Prior Hall, for a crane lift at Starling-Loving Hall. The parking lots at Hamilton Hall and to the west of Starling-Loving Hall will remain open.
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....