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

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(614) 645-3111

PID 98557

DESCRIPTION AND BENEFITS:

The city of Columbus, the Ohio Department of Transportation and the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission are collaborating to improve the intersection of Hilliard-Rome Road at Feder Road and Fisher Road. The project will reduce traffic congestion, improve safety and provide pedestrian and bicyclist accommodations. Improvements to the Hilliard-Rome Road & I-70 interchange are also planned.

Current plans include:

 

  • Widening Hilliard-Rome and Fisher roads in order to add turn and through lanes
  • Building sidewalks, curbs and gutters on both sides of Feder and Fisher roads plus both sides of Hilliard-Rome Road south of Fisher Road
  • Constructing Americans with Disabilities Act-compliant curb ramps
  • Adding six-foot-wide bike lanes on both sides of Feder and Fisher roads
  • Adding a service road with traffic signal at intersection of Feder Road & Hartford Village Boulevard
  • Upgrading traffic signals, signage, pedestrian countdown timers and push-button signals at crosswalks

ESTIMATED SCHEDULE:

PHASESTARTFINISH
Design Fall 2015 Late 2020
Right-of-Way Summer 2017 Late 2020
Utility Relocations Late 2018 Summer 2021
Construction Fall 2021* Summer 2023*

 

*Subject to funding approval by City Council and weather conditions

ESTIMATED COSTS:

PHASECOST
Design $800,000
Right-of-Way $2.6 million ($713,000 provided by MORPC)
Construction $10.6 million ($3.8 million provided by MORPC, $2.9 million provided by OPWC, $1.8 million provided by ODOT Safety funding)

 


CONTACT INFORMATION:

City of Columbus Area Engineer Tom Murphy, P.E., (614) 645-8455
Designer Transystems Corporation
Construction contractor Shelly & Sands