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Construction / Parking Updates

The following construction projects are currently taking place at Los Angeles Valley College.

Should there be an emergency, please contact the LAVC Sheriff's Office at (818) 947-2911.

 

Posted: 06/09/17

Closure of Ethel Avenue and Hatteras Street Intersection for Storm Drain Work

June 12-July 21, 2017

On Monday, June 12, the Ethel Avenue and Hatteras Street intersection will be closed for the beginning of storm drain work. Construction of the storm drain will also take place on Campus drive, from the Ethel Avenue and Hatteras Street intersection, to the Campus Center building. 

The work at the intersection will include repaving. Ethel Avenue and Hatteras Street will be closed to traffic and the construction area fenced off per this traffic plan. ADA pedestrian access will be maintained around the site. Rolling enclosures will be utilized to separate the construction area from pedestrian traffic. Contractor lay-down area for the work west of the Ethel Avenue and Hatteras intersection will be within the designated area already fenced in at the Campus Center loading dock area. Construction lay down and storage for the intersection work will be within the fenced-in construction area as shown on this map. There will be some dust and noise associated with the work. For more information please contact Bruce Johnson of Build-LACCD at (818) 756-0950 or Bruce.Johnson@build-laccd.org.

 

Posted: 04/27/17

Implementation of Traffic Control Plan for Hatteras Street between Ethel Avenue and Coldwater Extension

April 28-June 12, 2017

From April 28-June 12, a traffic control plan for Hatteras Street between Ethel Avenue and Coldwater Extension will be implemented. This will be in support of construction of the 48" storm drain being constructed. During this time, Hatteras Street will be limited to one-way traffic and short duration closures. Appropriate traffic signage will be installed to direct traffic. Ethel Street from Burbank Boulevard to Oxnard Street will remain open throughout this phase of the project. Please see this map for the areas affected by the plan.

A new construction notification will be posted prior to June 12, when storm drain connections are done in the intersection of Hatteras and Ethel and the intersection will be closed. All work areas will be fenced off and pedestrian and ADA access will be provided as needed. Work in Parking Lot D will be ongoing during this time, but the work will not affect parking spaces in Lot D.  

For more information please contact Bruce Johnson of Build-LACCD at (818) 756-0950 or Bruce.Johnson@build-laccd.org.

Posted: 09/09/16

Installation of the Valley Academic and Cultural Center Construction Fencing, Permanent Closure of Parking Lot C & Restriping of Parking Lot B 

September 10, 2016-December 2018

Starting Saturday, September 10, activites related to the construction of the new Valley Academic and Cultural Center (VACC) will begin. Parking Lot B will be restriped to delete parking stalls and create a east-west roadway in the lot. In addition, new construction fencing for the VACC project will be installed, and Parking Lot C will permanently close.

In Parking lot B, a number of parking stalls will be removed, and a new vehicle access lane will be striped to create a new two-lane vehicle pathway north of a new temperary construction fence starting September 10. Following that, new construction fencing will be installed that will permenently close Lot C, and the current pedestrian pathways between the Music Building and Campus Drive to Parking Lot B will not be accessible. New paths will be identified / added to facilitate pedestrian traffic around the construction site. Please refer to this map.

For more information please contact Craig Speecher of Build-LACCD at (818) 756-0950 or craig.sprecher@build-laccd.org.

 


View Campus Map (with current construction areas)