Construction News


Construction News

12/18/14

The steel framework of the Classroom and Student Activities buildings have been completed, and the installation of the metal decks are in progress. The installation of the steel frame for the Fireside building is nearing completion. The work to provide the utilities infrastructure for all three buildings continues.

Below is the schedule of road closures and power shutdowns necessary for the construction work to proceed:

Closure of Library Drive to vehicular traffic December 23 and 24, 2014 from 6:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Power shutdown December 29, 30, and 31

10/24/14

The construction of the Classroom, Student Activities, and Fireside buildings are progressing according to schedule. The steel framework of the buildings are in various stages of completion, which can be virtually viewed through the live web cameras on the college website.

To allow for the work above to move forward, below are the closures/shutdowns scheduled in the next few weeks:

October 24, 2014, from 9:30 a.m. to noon - Library Drive will have one lane open for vehicular traffic. Pedestrian traffic will not be interrupted.

November 3 to 14, 2014 –  a portion of the Student Services Center (SSC) patio will betemporarily fenced off. The ramp up to the patio area will remain open at all times and through traffic will not be impacted.

December 29 & 30, 2014 – there will be a campus-wide electrical power shutdown.

Please plan accordingly.

Past Construction Updates

Classroom Building: As the metal decks are being installed, the 3-story  building is starting to take shape.


Student Activities Building: Structural steel has begun to go up, and the metal decks will be hoisted starting next week.


Fireside Building: Work on the footings has been completed, and steel will be erected starting the week of October 27, 2014.


Library Drive is scheduled for closure to vehicular traffic on the following dates/times to enable safe access to the construction site as electrical work is done:

  • Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, October 18, 2014 from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, October 25, 2014 from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Construction Update – New College Center 5/15/2014 1:22 PM

As the semester winds down, the work on the New College Center continues. Rough grading of the construction site and off-hauling from the site have been completed. Installation of the infrastructure is ongoing, and so is the preparation of the foundation.

When everyone returns next Fall semester, there should be steel columns already installed for the Classroom Building. For up-to-the minute updates, please refer to the job-site cameras on the college website.

Have a great summer!