Design and Construction

Contact Information Department of Public Service
111 N. Front Street
Columbus, OH 43215
Office :  (614) 645-3111 
Fax :  (614) 645-7805 
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East Broad Street Widening – Phase I

DESCRIPTION AND BENEFITS:

This is the first phase of a major widening project to construct new through and turn lanes of various configurations in the East Broad Street corridor from the east side of the I-270 interchange to the intersection of E. Broad Street and Reynoldsburg-New Albany Road. This first phase will construct new pavement for the widening and resurfacing of the existing pavement from the I-270 interchange to Outerbelt Street and will include traffic signal improvements; addition of a shared use path, sidewalk, street lighting, street trees, signal interconnect conduit; and incidental improvements such as drainage, traffic control, sediment and erosion control, water adjustments, and maintenance of traffic.

ESTIMATED SCHEDULE:

Study: Fall 2017 – Spring 2020
Design: Summer 2020 – Spring 2023
Right-of-way: Mid 2022 – Late 2023
Construction:  Early 2024 – Late 2025, subject to funding approval by City Council and weather conditions

ESTIMATED COSTS:

Study: $400,000
Design: $1.7 million 
Right-of-way acquisition: $2.2 million
Utility relocation: $400,000
Construction: $16.0 million

CONTACT INFORMATION:

City of Columbus design project manager: Hannah Webber, P.E., (614) 645-2859
Designer: Transystems Corporation
Construction contractor: To be determined

VIRTUAL PUBLIC MEETING


A Virtual Public Meeting will be held June 16, 2022 from 5:30-6:30 pm. A link to the WebEx Webinar can be found below:

 
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