Posts by City of Powell

Council approves ordinance to temporarily prohibit left turns at Four Corners

City Council unanimously approved an ordinance to temporarily prohibit left turns from Liberty Street to Olentangy Street from 4-7 p.m. Monday-Friday. Officers from the Powell Police Department will also temporarily direct traffic during peak hours at Bennett Parkway and Liberty Street, Bennett Parkway and Powell Road and Olentangy Street and Liberty Street. Local detour signage will be posted at Murphy Parkway and Bennett Parkway to help motorists detour to Powell Road.

SR 315 to close for two months

SR 315 will close in both directions between SR 750 and Jewett Road for slope stabilization starting at 6 a.m. Monday, June 12. The roadway is expected to reopen by Tuesday, Aug. 1.

Adventure Park tunnel reopens

The Adventure Park bike path tunnel has reopened thanks to temporary scaffolding that is in place to prevent pieces of concrete from falling onto the path. The scaffolding will serve as a temporary solution until a long-term, permanent solution is determined.

City receives award for 2017 budget

The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) awarded again the GFOA’s Distinguished Budget Presentation Award to the City of Powell for the 2017 budget.

Glick Road Bridge Closure

The Glick Road Bridge over the O’Shaughnessy Dam and Scioto River, owned and maintained by the City of Columbus Division of Water, is in need of resurfacing. Officials will close the bridge on Monday, June 12 for reconstruction and are expected to reopen the bridge on Monday, June 26.