MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND CLOSURES

Summer Sizzle Concert Series | Friday, May 27

Park Street, west of Broadway to Front Street, is closed from  1 to 11 p.m., Friday, May 27 for the Grove City Summer Sizzle Concert and Veterans Tribute.

Megan’s Miles | Sunday, May 29

Temporary traffic restrictions will be in place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday, May 29 for Megan’s Miles, a road race to benefit Nationwide Children’s Hospital.

The four-mile run begins at noon at Central Crossing High School, 4500 Big Run South Road. Runners will travel east on Big Run South Road to Justus Road. Traffic will be restricted to west only on Big Run South Road between Demorest Road and Justus Road while runners are on the course. Runners will travel on Justus Road to Lewis Center Way. Justus Road will be restricted to westbound traffic. Runners will then proceed south on Lewis Centre Way in the curb lane. Two-way traffic will be maintained with a runners’ lane designated by traffic cones.

From Lewis Center Way, runners will proceed west on Southwest Blvd. in the curb lane. This lane also will be designated with traffic cones. Runners will continue to Central Crossing High School.

A walking course will also be available. This course begins at Big Run South Road and will proceed to Demorest Road. Demorest Road South will be closed to north/south vehicle traffic to Southwest Blvd.

Grove City Police Officers will be stationed along the course to aid motorists and runners. Lane restrictions and closures will end immediately after all runners and walkers are off the route.

Memorial Day Parade & Grove City Gold Star Memorial Monument Dedication | Monday, May 30

Columbus Street will be closed from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Broadway will be temporarily closed from Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 3730 Broadway, to Grove City Road for the Memorial Day Parade from approximately 10:30 a.m. to noon, Monday, May 30.

Temporary Detour Route

  • Southbound Traffic: east on Southwest Boulevard – South on Hoover Road – west on Kingston Avenue to south on Broadway.
  • Northbound Traffic: east on Kingston Avenue – north on Hoover Road – west on Southwest Boulevard to north on Broadway.

Construction and road closure updates will be posted on the City’s Facebook and Twitter pages. For additional information, call the Grove City Public Service Department at 614-277-1100.


Grove City Town Center Traffic Updates

Each week, lane shifts along Broadway and Park Street are expected at intervals during the improvements, however aside from isolated, short-term closures, two-way traffic will be maintained.

Parking options are changing due to the start of construction for Broadway Station, a 120-unit, multi-family development behind City Hall. Visit the Pizzuti Companies website for more information on the project.

TownCenterParking052716Download the Town Center Parking Map, updated May, 2016.

Download the 2016 Farmers Market Parking Map, updated May, 2016.

Download the Grove City Town Center Redevelopment Parking Lot Improvements Map, May, 2016.

Town Center Improvements

Additional Town Center improvements are underway. These improvements include expansion and reconfiguration of the existing public parking lot between Park Street and Grant Avenue. In addition improvements will occur along Park Street, Grove City Road and Grant Avenue between Broadway and the railroad track.

The City’s contractor, Danbert Inc., is beginning sub-surface infrastructure work and construction will continue through the remainder of 2016.  While measures are underway to minimize the impact to businesses and the public, restrictions are in place limiting the use of rotating parking areas. Restrictions to traffic on Park Street, Grove City Road and Grant Avenue may arise as the work progresses.  Access will be maintained to all local businesses; however access points will vary based on the phase of the work.

Crosswalks on Broadway at Columbus Street

Columbus Asphalt Paving, Inc. will begin installing brick crosswalks across Broadway at Columbus Street beginning Wednesday, June 1, weather permitting. Lane shifts are expected at intervals during the demolition/excavation work, however aside from isolated, short-term closures, two-way traffic will be maintained. Flaggers will direct traffic.

Park Street – One Way, Westbound with Pedestrian Access

Park Street, from Broadway to Front Street, will be open to westbound traffic only, beginning Tuesday, May 31 until approximately Friday, July 8. Eastbound traffic will be detoured to either Grove City Road or Grant Avenue. Access will be maintained to all local homes and businesses; however access points will vary based on the phase of work.

Sidewalks on the north and south side of Park Street will be closed to pedestrian traffic. A temporary, Park Street pedestrian access will be created and maintained during construction.

Drivers are encouraged to use extra care when traveling through the construction zones. We appreciate your patience as we look to complete this significant investment to enhance our community.  Please contact my office at 614-277-1100 with any questions.

Construction and road closure updates will be posted on the City’s Facebook and Twitter pages. For additional information, call the Grove City Public Service Department at 614-277-1100.


Ohio Department of Transportation Traffic Updates

I-71 from Stringtown Road to SR 665 | Lane Restrictions

The Ohio Department of Transportation reports I-71 will be reduced to one lane in each direction between Stringtown Road and S.R. 665, weather permitting.

Construction and road closure updates will be posted on the City’s Facebook and Twitter pages. For additional information, call the Grove City Public Service Department at 614-277-1100.


Broadway and Southwest Boulevard

Through the end of July one lane of traffic will be closed on Southwest Blvd. and Broadway, for approximately 500′ in each direction of the intersection. Two-way traffic will be maintained, delays are expected.

Tentatively from Monday, June 20 through Monday, June 27, Southwest Blvd. will be closed from Broadway to the railroad tracks. The detour route is Home Road to Urbancrest Industrial Blvd. to Lewis Centre Way to Southwest Blvd. and the reverse.

Drivers are encouraged to use extra care when traveling through the construction area.

Construction and road closure updates will be posted on the City’s Facebook and Twitter pages. For additional information, call the Grove City Public Service Department at 614-277-1100.


Orders Road Construction

Paving has begun on Orders Road. Lane shifts east and west of the roundabout at Haughn Road to  are expected at intervals during the improvements, however aside from isolated, short-term closures, two-way traffic will be maintained.

The City of Grove City’s construction contractor, Trucco Construction Co., Inc. began work on the Orders Road Corridor Improvement project to improve safety and connectivity for travelers in the southern area of Grove City and Jackson Township. The project is on schedule for completion by the end of spring.

Some remaining completion work on Orders and Haughn roads will require short-term detours or closures for operations, such as surface paving. Two-way traffic on both roads will be maintained overnight.


Orders Road Construction | Lane Restrictions

Paving has begun on Orders Road. Lane shifts east and west of the roundabout at Haughn Road to  are expected at intervals during the improvements, however aside from isolated, short-term closures, two-way traffic will be maintained.

The City of Grove City’s construction contractor, Trucco Construction Co., Inc. began work on the Orders Road Corridor Improvement project to improve safety and connectivity for travelers in the southern area of Grove City and Jackson Township. The project is on schedule for completion by the end of spring.

Some remaining completion work on Orders and Haughn roads will require short-term detours or closures for operations, such as surface paving. Two-way traffic on both roads will be maintained overnight.


Grove City Farmers’ Market | Saturdays through Sept. 10

Slow traffic is expected in Grove City Town Center on Saturdays from 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. due to heavy pedestrian presence for the Grove City Area Chamber of Commerce Farmers’ Market. Please use caution in the area.

Parking is available throughout Town Center. Download the 2016 Farmers Market parking map, updated May 2016.


2016 Street Maintenance

Residents on a street selected for maintenance will be notified by a door-hanger placed on their door no less than 48 hours prior to construction activities. The door-hanger will indicate the date, duration, and construction activity to be performed, as well as any special information you might need including contractor contact information, roadway parking restrictions or minor access restrictions. “No Parking” signs will be posted in appropriate areas no less than 48 hours in advance of any parking restriction.

Download the 2016 Street Maintenance Schedule.

Although the City strives to keep maintenance inconveniences to a minimum, at times the work required necessitates street or lane closures and temporary sidewalk and driveway closures. Your patience is greatly appreciated as we continue to create a community that residents can take pride in. If you have questions concerning the timing of these projects, contact the Grove City Service Department at 614-277-1100.


Drivers are encouraged to use extra care when traveling through all construction areas. All construction is weather dependent.

Construction and road closure updates will be sent via the “From the Grove” E-newsletter and on the City’s Facebook and Twitter pages. For additional information, call the Grove City Public Service Department at 614-277-1100.