Projects

Vernon Odom I-77 Interchange

Intersections of 1-77/V Odom, V Odom/Frederick, 1-77/Frederick

Starts: August 2019
Ends: November 2019

Project Description

Widening of V Odom Blvd at the intersection of southbound 1-77 entrance and exit ramps to accommodate dual left turns onto the entrance ramp. Removal of southbound 1-77 slip ramp and replacement with a dedicated right turn lane from westbound V Odom Blvd. Installation of a new traffic signal. Corner widening at both V Odom/Frederick and 177 Exit/Frederick to accommodate truck traffic turning movements.

Anticipated Maintenance of Traffic

Traffic will be maintained throughout construction with periodic lane closures.

Dollar Value of Project

$1,030,517

Benefits to Akron Upon Completion of Work

Better maneuverability for truck traffic accessing the expressway.