Vernon Odom I-77 Interchange

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

Starts: August 2019
Ends: May 2020

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


Benefits to Akron Upon Completion of Work

Better maneuverability for truck traffic accessing the expressway.