Construction Update: Upcoming Road Closings | Summit Street Improvement Project | Kent State University

Construction Update: Upcoming Road Closings

Construction Updates​

  • The East Campus Center Drive/Summit Street intersection will be closed May 16-22.
  • During that time motorists will not be able to access East Campus Center Drive from Summit Street or from Campus Center Drive. 
  • Barricades will be posted to prohibit traffic on that stretch of roadway. 
  • Johnston Drive will also be closed to traffic for several weeks beginning Monday, May 16, to allow for construction to begin on the first roundabout.
  • Access will be open to the Power Plant and Student Recreation and Wellness Center parking lots while the north half of the roundabout is being built.   
  • Detour routes will be posted.
  • Information can be found on the Summit Street website throughout the project. You can also view an animated detour and campus-access video.
  • Questions about the construction project should be sent to or call the city of Kent’s Division of Engineering at 330-678-8106. ​
POSTED: Tuesday, May 10, 2016 - 1:38pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, May 10, 2016 - 1:38pm
Office of the University Architect