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

Parsons Avenue Improvements-Livingston to Hosack

Project will make improvements on Parsons Avenue between East Livingston Avenue and Hosack Street, including:

  • Resurface Parsons Avenue between Livingston Avenue and Hosack Street
  • Construct bump outs and Americans with Disabilities Act-compliant curb ramps
  • Reconfigure travel lanes and parking to remove turning restrictions and provide shared lane markings for bicycles
  • Four signals will be studied for removal because they no longer meet federal and state requirements. The traffic signals will be replaced with two-way stop signs to be placed at five cross streets where they intersect with Parsons Avenue
  • Upgrade remaining traffic signals to mast-arm signals


  • Design: Scheduled for completion in spring 2016
  • Right-of-Way Acquisition: 2015-2016
  • Construction: Scheduled to start: Spring/summer 2017

Estimated Costs:

  • Design:  $550,000
  • Construction:  $5 million

Contact Information:

  • Project manager:  Carl Walters, P.E., tel. (614) 645-7858
  • Designer:  Parsons Brinkerhoff
  • Contractor:  Shelly and Sands