The Ohio State University's campus has more than 400 buildings and 30 million square feet of indoor space. In most years, the university sees about $200 million in construction, including new buildings and renovations. Learn how projects like these are planned and built in line with the university’s vision and strategic plan in the Columbus Dispatch article .
The loop in front of University Hospital and the Ross Heart Hospital will be closed starting at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 10, through the end of the day on Sunday, Nov. 13. Pedestrian and vehicular access will not be permitted in this area. To access University Hospital or the Ross Heart Hospital, pedestrians should use the connector from the SafeAuto Hospitals Garage to the Ross Heart Hospital. During this time, discharges or patient pick-up/drop-off should occur at the front entrance of the James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute. The front entrance to Prior Hall will remain open. Valet...
On Monday (11/7) and continuing through mid-November, the sidewalk located on the west side of College Road at 18th Avenue will be closed for continued roadway work in the area. Pedestrians will be detoured to use the sidewalk on the east side of College Road. The roadway work will extend partially into College Road, however vehicular traffic will be maintained.
As preparations continue for future projects in the Wexner Medical Center, additional construction traffic may be noticed along Cannon Drive beginning Monday, October 31. While some traffic impacts are anticipated, traffic control officers will be on-site during peak times to assist motorists. This information is being shared to make motorists aware of extra activity in the area so that they may plan accordingly.
On Wednesday, Nov. 2, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Millikin Road north of Annie and John Glenn Ave. will be closed to vehicular and pedestrian traffic for a crane lift. Vehicles should be removed from the parking spaces located between McCracken Power Plant and Baker Systems Engineering by 8 a.m. Pedestrians will be detoured to the east side of Baker Systems Engineering. Alternate ADA parking is available at Tuttle Park Place parking garage. The east entrance of McCracken will be closured during this time.
On Friday, July 29, beginning at 8 a.m. and continuing through mid-day, the area south of Campbell Hall will be blocked off for a crane lift, impacting approximately 8 ADA parking spaces. Alternate parking is available on Neil Avenue, on John Herrick Drive, and in the Neil Avenue Garage.
July 28 UPDATE - On Tuesday, August 2, beginning at 8 a.m. and continuing until mid-day, Neil Drive near Lazenby Hall will be closed in both directions for a crane lift, affecting approximately 8 parking spaces. Signage will be in place to direct both vehicles and pedestrians. Alternate parking is...
Beginning Monday, July 18, the Med Center Express will return to its clockwise route around the Wexner Medical Center.
Beginning Friday, July 22, and continuing through Wednesday, July 27 (updated 7-25-16), the City of Columbus has advised that 9th Avenue west of Neil Avenue will be closed for roadway resurfacing following utilities work. The 9th Avenue Garages will remain accessible via eastbound Medical Center Drive to eastbound 9th Avenue. During this time, motorists are advised to use King Avenue as the detour. CABS routes Med Center Express, Campus Loop South, and Campus Loop North will detour to...
The Ross Heart Hospital TriFit Challenge will take place from 7 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Several roadways, including portions of Woody Hayes Dr., Cannon Dr., Coffey Rd., Tharp St., John Herrick Dr., Neil Ave., 12th Ave. (between Neil Ave. and College Rd.), College Rd., Annie and John Glenn Ave., and 19th Ave. will experience rolling closures. Motorists may experience traffic delays during this time. More .