Infrastructure work required for the West Campus Innovation District will begin on Monday (5/4). Fencing will be installed around the northeast corner of Beekman Park, closing Beekman Fields and the walking path. The fencing and associated closures will remain in place through mid August 2020. For more information about upcoming construction on west campus, visit buildingthefuture.osu.edu .
On Tuesday (5/5) from mid to late morning, 18th Avenue will experience lane restrictions south of Arps Garage for sod installation. Two-way traffic will be maintained. Pedestrians will be detoured to the south sidewalk. The date is subject to change, depending on field conditions.
Beginning Monday (4/27) early morning and continuing through Sunday (5/3) late afternoon, there will be lane restrictions at the Brain and Spine Hospital Loop to reconfigure the island. Westbound traffic will be maintained.
On Saturday (4/25) from early morning to late afternoon, the eastbound lane of 12th Avenue by Postle Hall will be closed for a crane lift to Doan Hall. Two-way traffic will be maintained in the westbound lane with the assistance of traffic control officials. Access to Doan Hall and to the 12th Avenue Garage will be maintained. Signage will detour pedestrians to the north sidewalk.
The Ohio State University continues to navigate coronavirus (COVID-19) by taking steps to serve the best interests of our students, faculty, staff, patients and visitors. The university has assessed capital projects in an effort to increase financial liquidity until the full impact of COVID-19 is known.
All projects in our pipeline remain important to support our teaching, research and patient care missions. We also recognize the need to be prudent and cautious during these uncertain times. Most construction will continue as planned. However, following an evaluation, projects that can be slowed or modified have been identified.
Beginning Monday (4/20) early morning and continuing through Friday (4/24) late afternoon, the sidewalk around Newton Hall construction will be closed for utility work. Signage will detour pedestrians to the east sidewalk of Neil Ave. and the south sidewalk of 9th Ave.
On Friday (4/17) from early morning to late afternoon, College Road at Annie and John Glenn Avenue will experience a lane restriction to accommodate utility work. Traffic will be maintained with the assistance of traffic control officials.
Beginning Tuesday (4/21) early afternoon and continuing through Sunday (4/26) mid morning, the intersection at College Road and Annie & John Glenn Avenue will be closed for delivery of construction materials and equipment associated with the Arts District expansion project. Northbound College Road traffic will be stopped at the Ohio Union North Garage. A&J Glenn Avenue will be limited to local traffic only, starting at Neil Ave. Signage will detour traffic onto High Street at both Woodruff Avenue and at 12th Avenue. Expect construction traffic on 18th Ave. and on A&J Glenn Ave.
The City of Columbus has announced that, from April 10 through April 20, a southbound lane of Olentangy River Road near Ackerman Road will experience lane restrictions at Olentangy River Road for City of Columbus utility work. This is work that previously was delayed.