West Risman Drive Closure | Summit Street Improvement Project | Kent State University

West Risman Drive Closure

Beginning Thursday, Oct. 19, West Risman Drive will be closed until further notice.

  • The closure will allow for pavement removal, underdrains and installation of new curbs.
  • The Kent Student Center and R7 Bowman parking lots will be accessible from East Risman Drive and from Janik Drive. 
  • Weather or other factors could delay the closure.
  • One-way, eastbound traffic will continue on Summit from Lincoln to East Risman Drive; the Terrace Drive intersection has re-opened. 
  • For further information, contact the city of Kent's Division of Engineering at 330-678-8106 or email summitst@kent.edu.



POSTED: Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 1:32pm
UPDATED: Friday, March 2, 2018 - 6:35pm
Office of the University Architect