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An Awesome Day in Modesto: The Awesome Spot Playground Groundbreaking!

Construction has officially begun on The Awesome Spot Playground at Beyer Community Park. We are so excited to be one step closer to realizing this amazing recreational asset in the Modesto community! The Awesome Spot is a socially inclusive and sensory-integrated playground designed to eliminate social, physical, and cognitive barriers from play. From a phone […]

New Ralston Tower Senior-Focused Park Coming Soon!

The new Ralston Tower Park is officially on its way! O’Dell provided master planning, design development, and construction documentation for this amazing senior playground! We are now happy to provide construction support services. The new park will feature walking paths, game tables, a plaza, a horseshoe pit, fitness equipment, benches, and a drinking fountain. The […]

Sunnyvale Preschool Play Area Grand Opening

The Sunnyvale Preschool Play Area in Sunnyvale, CA is complete and open for play! Visitors can now enjoy the new non-slip rubberized surfaces for outdoor play, a dramatic tunnel, low fencing with a variety of learning panels, and an outdoor classroom. O’Dell believes in the amazing impact of play. We loved being able to enhance […]

Sunnyvale Preschool Outdoor Play Area

The existing space was enhanced with a myriad of educational opportunities, loosely based on a transportation theme to honor Sunnyvale’s rich railroad history. The project includes new non-slip rubberized surfaces for outdoor play, a dramatic tunnel element, low fencing with a variety of learning panels, and an outdoor classroom. O’Dell provided professional services for this […]

Trini’s Park Grand Opening in Kerman, CA

Named after the long-time mayor and council-member Trini Rodriguez, Trini’s Park in Kerman, California recently celebrated its grand opening on August 28th, 2021! You can watch the coverage from this event on ABC30’s website. Trini’s Park features two playgrounds, a half basketball court, fitness equipment, musical instruments, and a picnic shelter for the Kerman community […]

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 […]

EmPOWERment Park Project Featured on abc10 News

Local abc10 news station recently featured a news piece on the inclusive EmPOWERment Park project and its impact on a child’s access to play. EmPOWERment Park is designed with socially inclusive principles to be a place where people of all abilities and ages, just like Mary Jane, can gather to play and recreate. The park […]

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 […]

Miracle League Inclusive Facility

O’Dell Engineering is providing landscape architecture services to support the development of an inclusive facility for Miracle League Fields in Redwood City. The Miracle League’s mission is to provide opportunities for children with disabilities to play Miracle League baseball, regardless of their abilities. This mission aligns perfectly with O’Dell Engineering’s passion to provide play opportunities […]

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 […]