Sunday, June 3, 2012

Fifth Avenue Dam Removal Moving Forward

Good evening, NECKO - The folks at the Ohio State Wexner Medical Center wanted neighbors to know the removal of the nearby lowhead dam along the Olentangy River is moving forward this summer.  Check it out the summary from Ohio State and link below for more information:


City of Columbus Moves Ahead with Removal of Fifth Avenue Dam Near Medical Center Campus

It's impossible not to have noticed all the construction going on around campus lately. In fact, a series of projects have begun that will deliver the first true vision of the One Ohio State Framework on campus, at least one project's timeline has surprisingly been moved up. On the advice of and with funding from the Ohio EPA, the city of Columbus this summer will remove the lowhead dam at Fifth Avenue to restore the Olentangy River between Fifth and Lane avenues to its original health and beauty. Read more about summer construction on campus in the recent issue of onCampus at this link:


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