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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(614) 645-3111

Wilson Road Shared-Use Path between Broad Street and Sullivant Avenue

Description and benefits:
The city of Columbus and the Franklin County Engineer’s Office are collaborating to add a shared-use path and other roadway improvements to Wilson Road between Broad Street and Sullivant Avenue. This project will create vital connections between the neighborhoods south of Broad to Broad Street as well as a connection to the proposed Wilson Road Park and the Camp Chase Trail. The planned improvements will aid traffic movement, improve safety, provide accommodations for pedestrians and bicyclists, and include:

Roadway widening, realignment and resurfacing plus addition of a left-turn lane and median
Modifications and a new deck on the bridge over the railroad
Construction of a shared-use path for pedestrians and bicyclists

Design: Scheduled for completion in 2017
Construction: Spring 2018, subject to funding approval by City Council and weather conditions 

Estimated costs:
Design:  $370,000.
Right-of-way acquisition:  $35,000.
Construction, materials and inspections:  $3.6 million

Contact information:
City of Columbus project manager for design: Jonathan Koester, P.E.; tel. (614) 645-8125
Designer: Woolpert, LLP
Construction Contractor: TBD