Current Road Construction Projects

2nd and Bryant

This project consist of adding dual left turn lanes and a single right turn lane for all four directions. New signal lights will be installed and connected back to the Traffic Management Center. New water lines and sanitary sewer lines will also be included with this project.

The City awarded this project to Crossland Heavy Contractors in the amount of $7,478,800.

January 2022 Update: Project is 36% complete based on invoices received up to 12/31/21. The contractor has completed the new northbound lanes and is currently working on the eastbound lanes. The contractor anticipates switching traffic to new pavement on February 14, 2022 and beginning to work on southbound and westbound lanes.

Phase 3, Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) on 15th Street and on Kelly Ave

This project consists of installing 10.5 miles of fiber optic cable and replacing the traffic signal cabinets and controllers and associated signal equipment at 22 intersections on 15th Street from Santa Fe to I-35 and on Kelly from south City limits to Robin Hill in order to bring them into compliance with the National Transportation Communication for Intelligent Transportation System Protocol (NTCIP) standards. These intersections will connect to the Traffic Management Center via fiber optics and wireless communication network.

The Oklahoma Department of Transportation (ODOT) opened bids on October 14, 2021. The low bid was $10,626,458.80. The City will receive $7,434,277 in Federal funds with the remaining funds coming from the 2000 Capital Improvement Sales Tax Fund. 

After completion of the phase 3 project, 64% of the traffic signals in Edmond will be following the latest standards while the remaining 36% continue to run off older technology.

January 2022 Update: On December 1, 2021, the Oklahoma Department of Transportation awarded the project to Traffic and Lighting Systems in the amount of $11,263,068, which includes inspection fees. The Contractor is in the process of ordering materials. However, due to supply chain issues, they have asked for a delayed start date of April, 2022.

Covell and I-35 Ramp Signals

This project consists of widening the northbound off ramp and the southbound on ramp to increase lane capacity. Traffic signal lights will be installed at the northbound and southbound on/off ramp intersections on Covell. These signals will be designed with the latest Intelligent Transportation System technology and will be connected to the Traffic Management Center.

The city awarded this project to All Roads Paving in the amount of $1,735,628.98. Construction began on September 29, 2021. The City is providing 100% of the construction costs from the 2017 Capital Improvement Sales Tax Fund. The contract length is 90 days with cooperative weather.

January 2022 Update: Contractor has completed the widening portion of the project. The traffic signal sub-contractor is waiting on delivery of the traffic signal poles and anticipates receiving them by the end of January 2022.

Covell and Cheyenne Middle School/Uptown Market

This project will construct a traffic signal light at the intersection to provide for safer movements onto Covell Road. The city opened bids on October 14, 2021. The low bid was from Midstate Traffic Control in the amount of $811,047.

This project will be funded using 100% city funds from the Capital Improvement Sales Tax Fund. 

January 2022 Update: Contractor has ordered all materials. However, they have requested a delay to the start date due to supply chain issues.