Design and Construction

Contact Info

Department of Public Service
111 N. Front Street

Columbus, OH 43215
Office :  (614) 645-3111   
Fax :  (614) 645-7805
Email : Contact Information

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(614) 645-3111

The Division of Design and Construction administers construction projects within the right-of-way, including projects for Public Service, Public Utilities and Recreation and Parks. The division is also responsible for the management of Capital Improvements Projects and 3P consultant design contracts that produce constructible design and plan development ready for public sale to construction contractors.

COVID-19 Operational Changes Due to the ongoing developments related to COVID-19 the Department of Public Service is making operation changes.  Keep up to date on these changes here Department Operational Changes due to COVID-19


Resurfacing Information on our Annual Resurfacing Programs Resurfacing

Elm Street brick replacment

Document Library Forms, documents, policies, reports and more. - learn more

Sidewalk construction on High Street

Project Information Information about current and upcoming construction projects - learn more


Construction and Materials Specifications Construction and Materials Specifications from 2018, 2012 and 2002 - learn more

Design Resources

Design Resources Documents that provide information regarding the Division of Design and Construction's processes for Private Development and Capital Improvement Projects. - learn more

Elm Street brick replacment

Contract Information Information about upcoming design projects, consultant selection, upcoming contracts and contracts awarded. - learn more

Prevailing Wage

Prevailing Wage The City of Columbus Prevailing Wage Office oversees the compliance by contractors of Ohio Revised Code Chapter 4115 concerning prevailing wage laws for improvements financed by public funds. - learn more

Standard Drawings

Standard Drawings The City of Columbus, Department of Public Service, Division of Design and Construction maintains standard construction drawings related to transportation facilities and work performed in the City's right-of-way. - learn more

Sample Plan Sheets

Sample Plan Sheets The Design & Construction Sample Plans have been developed to provide guidance & convey the expectations for plan preparation for a City of Columbus 'E' plan.  - learn more

Supplemental Specifications

Supplemental Specifications Supplemental Specifications - learn more

City Supplements

Supplements Information about Supplements - learn more