Skip to main content
reVitalizing Valley

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: 11/19/2018

Construction barricadeTemporary Closure of Emergency Services Training Restroom for ADA Improvements

November 19-December 3

Starting on Monday, November 19, the restroom facilities in the Emergency Services Training building will be closed to make ADA improvements.

During this temporary closure, building users will be directed to restroom facilities in the Business Journalism building or other nearby buildings

During this project, there may be impacts to pedestrian access in the area as well as construction equipment noise and dust/smoke associated with construction activities

The project is scheduled to be completed by Monday, December 3.

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

Posted: 11/19/2018

Construction barricadeTemporary Closure of Business Journalism ADA Ramp due to ADA Improvements Work

November 19

On Monday, November 19, the north ADA ramp to the Business Journalism building will be closed as part of ADA improvements near Business Journalism and the Math Science buildings

The ramp is being temporarily closed so that a concrete pump and delivery truck can place concrete on the north sidewalk of Business Journalism and Math Science buildings. 

During this project, there may be impacts to pedestrian access in the area as well as construction equipment noise and dust/smoke associated with construction activities.

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

Posted: 11/13/2018

Construction barricadeAdditional ADA Improvements Near Plantarium & Engineering

November 14-December 7

Starting Wednesday, November 14, Access Pacific will continue ADA work it started on October 31 around the west side of the Planterium and east side of Engineering as illustrated on this map

The ADA ramp on the west side of the Planetarium will be closed to make the ramp fully ADA compliant. The Plantarium's west entrance will be an emergency only exit during this phase of the project as illustrated on this diagram; a temporary ADA access path will be constructed for ADA exiting in an emergency only. 

The construction fencing will be expanded to include the Planetarium west side ADA ramp and building entry. Construction equipment and laydown area will be inside the fencing. 

During this project, there may be impacts to pedestrian access in the area as well as construction equipment noise and dust/smoke associated with construction activities

The project is scheduled to be completed by Friday, December 7.

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

Posted: 10/30/18

Construction barricadeADA Improvements Begin on the Emergency Services Training building

October 31, 2018-December 6

Starting Wednesday, October 31, the east exit and ADA ramp to the Emergency Services Training building will be closed so that Access Pacific can begin ADA work as noted on this map.

Pedestrian access to all other building entry doors will remain open during this construction project, and ADA access will be through the south entrance of the building. 

The construction area will be fenced off and construction equipment and laydown area will be inside the fencing. During this project, there may be construction equipment noise as well as dust/smoke associated with construction activities

The project is scheduled to be completed by Thursday, December 6.

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

Revised: 11/13/18

Construction barricadeADA Improvements Begin Near Plantarium & Engineering

October 9-December 7

Starting Tuesday, October 9, Access Pacific will begin ADA work around the Planterium and east side of Engineering. 

The east exit of the Engineering building will remain open during this construction project, as well as both entrances to the Planetarium.

The construction area will be fenced off and construction equipment and laydown area will be inside the fencing. During this project, there may be construction equipment noise as well as dust/smoke associated with construction activities

The project is now scheduled to be completed by Friday, December 7.

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

Posted: 8/24/18

Update with microphoneClosure of Southern Portion of Bungalows in preparation for the Bungalow Removal Project

August 23-TBD

In preparation for an upcoming Bungalow Removal Project, most of the bungalows along Burbank Boulevard have been permanently closed. 

The new fencing has been installed around groups of bungalows until they are demolished. There are designated pedestrian pathways through the area to allow for pedestrian access into the campus from Burbank Boulevard and from Parking Lot H, as illustrated on the LAVC Campus Map.

In addition, College Sheriff personnel will continue to patrol the area. If you see any suspicious activity, please report it to the LAVC Sheriff's Office at (818) 947-2433. 

For more information regarding this project, contact Tom Lopez in Maintenance & Operations at (818) 947-2301.

Posted: 09/09/16

Attention icon

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

September 10, 2016-February 2019

Starting Saturday, September 10, activities 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 temporary construction fence starting September 10.

Following that, new construction fencing will be installed that will permanently 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 Sprecher of Build-LACCD at (818) 756-0950 or craig.sprecher@build-laccd.org.

 


View Campus Map (with current construction areas)