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

Project Scope: The city of Columbus and the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) are collaborating to improve the intersection of Livingston Avenue & Barnett Road. The planned features will reduce traffic congestion, improve safety and provide pedestrian accommodations. COTA has a park & ride at the intersection. Barnett Community Center and the Livingston Public Library are just off the intersection.

 Current plans include:

  • Widening Barnett Road in order to add left-turn lanes
  • Building sidewalks on both sides of Barnett Road up to the first driveway at intersection of Barnett Park & Johnson Park 
  • Replacing Americans with Disabilities Act-compliant curb ramps
  • Upgrading traffic signals, signage, pedestrian countdown timers and push-button signals at crosswalks

Estimated Costs:

  • Design: $230,000 Funded by ODOT
  • Right-of-Way Acquisition:  $1 million Funded by City of Columbus
  • Construction: $1.2 million, Funded $720,000 by ODOT and balance by City of Columbus

Current Status:  In Construction


  • Design:  Completed
  • Right of way: Completed
  • Construction:  Scheduled to be completed Fall 2019

Contact Information:

  • Design Project Manager:  Kevin Thomas tel (614) 645-6470
  • Designer:  American Structure Point
  • Contractor: Shelly & Sands, Inc.