2020 Odyssey Drive Culvert Replacement (SD-2020-01)​


Antwon Williams, PE
Phone: 919-560-4326, ext. 30254

Project Status 

The project is proposed to begin construction in the late 2020. Construction Drawings for the Odyssey Drive Culvert Replacement project have been approved and acquisitions of right-of-way and construction easements are underway. The construction contract was awarded to the Fred Smith Company (FSC). Currently FSC is working with private utility companies to relocate under ground communication lines. The Notice to Proceed was issued for February 2021. Odyssey Drive between Highway 55 and Penrith Drive will be closed to through traffic starting February 1, 2021 and will remain closed until the construction of the roadway replacement is complete.  Odyssey Drive reopened for traffic on September 7, 2021.

Key Project Dates

  • Advertisement: June 29, 2020 
  • Pre-Bid Conference: July 29, 2020 
  • Bid Opening: August 12, 2020 
  • Notice to Proceed: February 2021
  • Substantial Completion: September 10, 2021
  • Time of Completion: October 2021 (anticipated)

Project Description

The project involves the furnishing of all materials, labor, equipment, tools, etc. unless otherwise specified, for the complete replacement of the existing storm drainage culvert where Odyssey Drive intersects the northern prong of Northeast Creek.

Odyssey Detour Map