Students will be moving into residence halls Jan.17-24. Neil Ave. will be closed between the Lane Avenue Garage entrance and Lane Ave. daily during this time. Access to the garage will be maintained via Tuttle Park Pl. to Neil Ave. Parking lots, garages, loading zones and roadways near residence halls may be busier than normal and traffic delays may occur. Please note that normal parking restrictions still apply.
The Homecoming Parade will occur on Fri. (10/8). At 4:30 p.m., Cannon Drive, north of Herrick Drive, will close and the CLN, CLS and WC routes will stop running. At 5:30 p.m., sections of Woody Hayes Drive, Woodruff Avenue, College Road, 11th Avenue, 12th Avenue, Annie and John Glenn Avenue, 18th Avenue and 19th Avenue will close and the ER route and On-Demand service will stop running. At that time, a shuttle will be available to take passengers between the Herrick Hub and Buckeye Lots during the parade. Roads will reopen and bus service will resume at...
The Ohio State 4 Miler event will occur on Sun. (10/24). Several campus streets, including Cannon Drive, High Street, Woodruff Avenue, Woody Hayes Drive, Tuttle Park Place, Neil Avenue, Lane Avenue, 19th Avenue, 18th Avenue, 11th Avenue, 12th Avenue, College Road and Annie and John Glenn Avenue will be closed from approximately 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Vehicular traffic will be delayed entering / exiting areas within the event route. All CABS routes, including CABS On-Demand, will be suspended during this time. Traffic delays are anticipated.
Road Closures Cannon Drive, between John Herrick Drive and Woody Hayes...
The Columbus Marathon will occur on Sun. (10/17). Several campus streets, including sections of Carmack Road, Woody Hayes Drive, Woodruff Avenue, Tuttle Park Place, College Road, 19th Avenue, Neil Avenue and King Avenue, will be closed intermittently from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Vehicular traffic will be delayed entering / exiting areas within the event route. Access to the Carmack Lots on west campus will be available via Kinnear Road only. All CABS routes, including CABS On-Demand, will be suspended during this time. Traffic delays are anticipated.
Students will be moving out of residence halls April 23 - May 1, with the busiest days occurring on April 30 and May 1. Parking lots, garages, loading zones and roadways will be busier than normal during this time. Traffic delays are anticipated, so motorists should plan accordingly. Please note that normal parking restrictions still apply during move-out.
Public safety officials at The Ohio State University are reminding students of some of the services available to make them safer on and off campus.
For a little more than a year, Ohio State has offered Lyft Ride Smart to eligible students to make a trip in the campus area safer after hours. The service offers discounted rides, inside the university-designated service area , from 9 p.m. to 3 a.m.
Beginning Monday (12/16) early morning through Friday (1/4) late afternoon, College Road between 18th Avenue and Annie & John Glenn Avenue will be closed for utility work associated with the Arts District Expansion project, with traffic detoured to High Street.
CABS routes will be detoured as follows:
CLN, CLS, WC - detoured to High Street between Woodruff and 12th Avenue, with temporary stops on both sides of 12th Avenue east of College Road. On College Road, there will be no service to Arps Hall, Stillman Hall, and Ohio Union stops. ER - detoured north on High Street,...
The Columbus Turkey Trot will take place on Thurs. (11/28). Rolling closures will occur on several roads, including Lane Avenue, Kenny Road and Woody Hayes Drive from approximately 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Motorists traveling to campus are asked to follow the directions of officials in the roadway and to anticipate heavy vehicular and pedestrian traffic on campus during the event.
The Relay for Life event will take place on Saturday (10/19) from 11 a.m. - 11 p.m. During this time, Dodd Drive, in front of McCampbell Hall as well as westbound 10th Avenue, in front of The James, will be closed. Access to the South Cannon Garage will be maintained via The James forecourt. Exiting garage traffic will be directed eastboundon 10th Avenue.
Traffic officials will be on-site to direct motorists accordingly. Motorists should anticipate traffic delays in these areas during this time.
New students, a new festival and a new academic year will mean plenty of traffic in the campus area over the next week.
The early arrival move-in on Thursday, Aug. 15, begins the buildup to Welcome Week at The Ohio State University. Students begin moving in at 9 a.m. and wrap up at 3:30 p.m. Faculty and staff are advised to arrive early to campus and not move their cars.
The Department of Transportation and Traffic Management anticipates major traffic delays on and around campus, including along Ackerman Road, Lane Avenue, High Street, Woodruff Avenue, Herrick...