Articles by: Carolina Flyn
The first phase of the Worthington & Africa Intersection has begun, with work on Africa scheduled to begin in June. The project is scheduled for completion in November.
Project Managed by Delaware County Engineer’s Office
Crews are at work installing new curbs in various sections and new handicap ramps in preparation for repaving later this season!
With weather permitting, the Railroad Company will be CLOSING the following railroad crossing INTERMITTENTLY for repairs from Wednesday, May 18th thru Friday, May 27th.
Lewis Center Road Crossing (Orange Township) 5/18 thru 5/20
Cheshire Road Crossing (Berlin Township) 5/19 thru 5/20
Penry Road Crossing & Troutman Road Crossing (Troy Township) 5/26 thru 5/27
Please utilize the posted detours. This repair schedule is subject to change at any time. https://engineer.co.delaware.oh.us/…/listed-road…/
Project Managed by City of Columbus.
Construction of new roundabout at the intersection of Lyra Drive and E. Powell Road. On schedule for completion Fall 2022.
Project Managed by Delaware County Engineer (DCEO)
Replacement of failed culvert and resurfacing of roadway on “old” section of Lazelle Rd. between US 23 and “new” Lazelle Rd. Replacement of culvert pipe and full depth road repairs are complete. Resurfacing is complete and roadway is open.
Ro Park Safety Surface
Installation of safety surfacing under the new and existing structures is underway. Landscape refurbishment will be delayed until the fall to increase chance for successful establishment of new plant material.
Playground still remains closed during construction but we are on track to open the playground July 1.
North Orange Aquatic Center
A big thank you to our Township Parks staff for applying fresh mulch in front of the Aquatic Center. Other improvements that have taken place at the Aquatic Center is the offseason is miscellaneous concrete repairs on the pool deck, audio system upgrades and upgrades to the front desk area that will hopefully make check-in more efficient for our pool members and their guest.
North Orange Park
The sealcoating has been applied on 5/11 to our multi-use paths in and around North Orange Park. Just in time for warm weather walks!
The new playground safety surfacing was laid on 5/11 under the existing playground structures. A reminder the whole playground is closed until construction is fully wrapped up.
Walker Woods Park
Installation of new safety surfacing is complete. Playground reopened on April 19th, 2022.
Midstates Recreation has erected the new playground components on April 25th, 2022. The installation of safety surfacing, walkway paving, landscape refurbishment, and site restoration remain. Anticipate entire play area to be open no later than July 1st, 2022.