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Nototomne Park Awarded ASLA Sierra Chapter 2022 Merit Award

O’Dell Engineering is delighted to announce that Nototomne Park has been awarded the ASLA Sierra Chapter 2022 Merit Award under the Research/Analysis/Planning/ Communication/Unbuilt category. During the construction of the River Islands Development, artifacts from the Tomchom village of the Northern Valley Yokuts were uncovered. In light of this discovery, Nototomne Park was born. We loved […]

River Islands Police Station

O’Dell Engineering provided civil engineering, land surveying, and landscape architecture to support the design of the River Islands Police Station. The newest Lathrop Police Station celebrated its grand opening in June of 2022. The station serves as the Lathrop Police Administration Headquarters. The 13,889 square foot building features a sleek contemporary design overlooking the San […]

State Route 132 West Highway

O’Dell supported this new highway project with landscape architecture, civil engineering, and land surveying services. The landscape design was carefully curated to be visually appealing and respect water resources. It features cobble rock, boulders, low-water use trees and shrubs, and durable ground cover. We also had the opportunity to support the art installations on the […]

Parlin Oaks

O’Dell Engineering is providing design services for Parlin Oaks, a new residential community being developed by Blue Mountain Communities in Galt, CA. The 16-acre development will cater to the growing need for new housing in the area and includes two- and three-story single-family homes, apartments, and supporting amenities. Landscape design services are being provided for […]

The Bennie and Joyce Gatto Historic Trail – The Value of Trails and Volunteerism

The Value of Trails The creation of trails within neighborhoods provides both health and transportation benefits to the residents and community overall. Trails provide people of all ages safe, accessible places to take part in recreational activities such as jogging, cycling, or skating. A well-planned network of trails can also make it easy for residents […]

Hyatt House & Hyatt Place

O’Dell Engineering provided planning and design services to support Hyatt House & Hyatt Place in Livermore, CA. A conceptual site plan, preliminary grading and utility study, and conceptual landscape plans were completed. Focused on enhancing both an extended stay experience for guests and creating a unique amenity for the larger community, the site design is […]

EmPOWERment Park

The Sacramento Parks Foundation was awarded $6,280,000 in Prop 68 funds for this project. O’Dell Engineering provided grant assistance, public outreach, conceptual design, and estimating support to the Foundation. The O’Dell team developed a master plan for EmPOWERment Park, an outreach program (Placemaking Through Play) to maximize grant points, and the actual grant package submitted to […]

Salado Avenue and 7th Street Roundabout

O’Dell Engineering provided civil engineering, land surveying, landscape architecture, and utility coordination services for this CML-funded traffic calming and safety project in Caltrans District 10. The project included a roundabout, improved traffic efficiency, reduced emissions, and pedestrian crosswalks. The goal of the project was to ease congestion and pedestrian traffic by converting this five-leg-all-way stop […]

O’Dell Engineering Named One of the “2020 Best Places to Work: Central Valley”

What makes a great place to work? It’s definitely not four walls, office furniture, and free coffee. Is it the latest technology? That certainly helps. Is it awesome benefits? Those are nice too. But when you really boil down a terrific job, a wonderful office, and a great professional experience, the heart of the matter […]

O’Dell Engineering Named One of the “2018 Best Places to Work: Central Valley”

O’Dell Engineering was recently named one of the “2018 Best Places to Work: Central Valley” by Opportunity Stanislaus. The program recognizes organizations with strong, positive work place environments. “The organizations selected for this designation are leaders in their field without exception,” said David White, Chief Executive Officer of Opportunity Stanislaus. “Their cultures and emphasis on […]