The long-held tradition of jumping into Mirror Lake the Tuesday before the Ohio State-Michigan game came to an abrupt halt in 2015, where one student died from injuries sustained during the lake jump. Last year, the university started construction on the area, and this year, the re-development continues, with a finish date of summer 2018. Full story .
Beginning Monday (11/20) and continuing for approximately two weeks, lane restrictions will occur along Carmack Road, just south of Lane Avenue, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily. Two-way traffic will be maintained. The work facilitates construction of a retaining wall on the southwest corner of the Lane Avenue and Carmack Road. Contact .
UPDATED 11/15/17 - Lane Restrictions Along King Avenue. The northern, westbound lane of King Avenue between Cannon Drive and the SR-315 overpass, originally scheduled to close daily from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., has been rescheduled to close daily from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. The work will continue through mid-December. This change is being made to complete more work during the day. Traffic officials will be on-site during this time. This lane closure will facilitate work associated with the installation of a retaining wall for the new Cannon Drive. The lane closure will be in place on the...
1:13 p.m. UPDATE: The water main break on 12th Avenue has been repaired and all services have returned to normal. Questions can be directed to Service2Facilities at 614-292-HELP (4357).
12:50 p.m. UPDATE: A water main line break was reported Tuesday morning near 395 W. 12th Ave. Facilities Operations and Development responded immediately to assess the situation and make repairs. As a result, an emergency water outage is required in the following buildings:
UPDATED - Beginning Saturday (9/30) and continuing through Saturday (11/25), the loop to the Brain and Spine Hospital will be closed to thru-traffic for construction involving the air handling equipment at Doan Hall. 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...
It’s not a bird, or a plane – it’s a drone. A&P Communications is now FAA-certified and able to capture aerial photos and videos of our campus landmarks and key construction projects. Take a look at some of the stunning shots this aircraft can capture. Interested in a birds-eye view of your project? Contact Jon Griffith . Video of We Have Liftoff
The daily 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. closure of the northern westbound lane of King Avenue, between Cannon Drive and the SR-315 overpass, originally scheduled to begin Tuesday, October 31, has been rescheduled to begin on Monday, November 6.This lane closure will facilitate work associated with the installation of a retaining wall for the Cannon Drive relocation project and will be in place for approximately one month. Traffic delays are anticipated during these times.
All lanes of the ramp from SR 315 south to Olentangy River Road will open by Friday (10/27), 3 p.m. That means instead of one lane, there will now be three - a right turn lane and dual left turn lanes (blue in the graphic).
ODOT's project to improve the Goodale/Olentangy River Rd/Twin Rivers Dr. intersection and the SR 315/Olentangy River Rd. intersection began in July 2017.
The contractor still has work to do on Olentangy River Road before a fourth southbound lane opens at Goodale Blvd (orange in the graphic). The $3.5 million project is expected to...
Beginning Monday, Oct. 30, and continuing for approximately 2 years, 700 Ackerman Place will undergo renovation. To prepare, approximately 50 parking spaces in the northwest corner and approximately 3 spaces in the northeast corner of the parking lot will be removed from service. Drivers and pedestrians are urged to exercise caution with the increased construction traffic, which will enter at 660 Ackerman Road and travel counterclockwise around the parking lots to the construction area.
As early as Monday (10/16), King Avenue lane closures will occur in both directions between Cannon Drive and the SR-315 overpass through mid-November. Two-way traffic will be maintained and motorists should anticipate delays during this time. The lane closures will accommodate tree removal and trimming as well as the installation of a wall and sewer line required for the Cannon Drive relocation project.