Risman Drive Closed Feb. 11 | Summit Street Improvement Project | Kent State University

Risman Drive Closed Feb. 11

In preparation for the beginning of Phase II of the Summit Street Improvement Project, Risman Drive is scheduled to be closed on Saturday, Feb. 11.

  • The road is scheduled to be closed all day beginning at approximately 8 a.m.  Risman Drive is located off Summit Street near the Kent Student Center.
  • In addition, utility crews will be working on East Summit Street throughout the month of February.
  • The utility work will occur intermittently on Summit between Fraternity Circle and Lincoln Street.
  • Flaggers will be directing traffic in some areas and you can expect delays.
  • Motorists traveling Summit Street are advised to allow additional time to get to your destination.  
  • Construction on the second phase of the road improvement project is scheduled to begin in early March.
  • For up-to-date construction and traffic updates, visit www.kent.edu/summitstreet/news-announcements.
  • For further information, contact the city of Kent's Division of Engineering at 330-678-8106.
POSTED: Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 9:59am
UPDATED: Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 10:00am
Office of the University Architect