Design and Construction

Contact Information Department of Public Service
111 N. Front Street
Columbus, OH 43215
Office :  (614) 645-3111 
Fax :  (614) 645-7805 
Email : Contact Information

(614) 645-3111

Refugee Road Sidewalk and Shared Use Path - Winchester Pike to Hamilton Road


Project Scope: The project will create new and upgraded pedestrian facilities along Refugee Road between Winchester Pike and Hamilton Road, connecting with infrastructure improvements planned for Hamilton Road between Interstate 70 and Refugee Road. The finished project will enable pedestrians and bicyclists to reach retail, churches, post office and other establishments without traveling in the street or berm. The project between Hamilton Road and Winchester Pike will:


  • Build sidewalks on the south side and a shared-use path on the north side of Refugee. The path will be wider than the sidewalk and is intended for pedestrians, joggers and bicyclists.
  • Replace the Structure over Mason Run.
  • Construct Americans with Disabilities Act-compliant curb ramps at intersections
  • Create new COTA bus stops

Estimated Costs:


  • Design: $1,350,000.00
  • Right-of-Way Acquisition: $575,000
  • Construction: $8.4 Million


Current Status: Construction Contract - Right of way Clear




  • Design: Completed Spring of 2022
  • Right of way: Completed March 2020
  • Construction:  Begin Summer of 2022


Contact Information:


  • Design Project Manager:  Kevin Thomas tel (614) 645-6470
  • Designer:  OHM
  • Contractor:  Complete General