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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: 3/21/2019

Under Construction signTemporary Closure of Men's and Women's Restrooms in Engineering

March 25-TBA

Starting March 25, the men's and women's restrooms in the Engineering building will be temporarily closed for construction work. Restrooms access for the Engineering building will be temporarily relocated to the Math Science building, as illustrated in Diagram 1.

Pedestrian access to the restrooms will be impacted, and noise from construction equipment may be heard in the area.

This construction activity is part of the college's Transportation & Accessibility Improvements (TAI), Gym Complex Phase 2, and Allied Health & Sciences Center projects. See Construction Notification #38.

The project completion is TBA, but it is anticipated to be completed within a week.

For more information on this construction activity, please contact Craig Sprecher (until April 30, 2019) of BuildLACCD at (818) 855-8017 or email Craig Sprecher, or Bruce Johnson of Build-LACCD at (818) 756-0950 or email Bruce Johnson.

Posted: 3/21/2019

Flashing construction barricadeTemporary Closure of Sidewalks Near Art Building and Sheriff's Station

March 22-April 12, 2019

An area on the southeast side of the Art Building and the sidewalk southwest of the Sheriff’s Station/Maintenance & Operations will be closed for ADA improvements construction starting on Friday, March 22. This construction activity is part of the college's Transportation & Accessibility Improvements (TAI) project. Read the Construction Notification TAI #17 [PDF].

Pedestrian access will be impacted, but ADA accessible paths will be maintained throughout the duration of the project. In addition, there will be noise in the area due to construction equipment activity

Please refer to the exhibit of a campus map illustrating the areas of the ADA improvements construction [JPG] near the southeast corner of the Art building and along the sidewalk southwest of the Maintenance & Operations building (near the Sheriff's Station).

Construction is anticipated to be completed by April 12. 

For more information on the TAI Project and this construction activity, please contact Bruce Johnson of Build-LACCD at (818) 756-0950 or email Bruce Johnson.

Posted: 3/12/2019

Flashing construction barricadeTemporary Closure of Southern Portion of the North Mall for Installation of New Gas Line

March 15-May 19, 2019

Beginning on Friday, March 15, the southern section of the North Mall grass area, located to the east of the Library & Academic Resource Center (LARC), will be closed for installation of a new gas line. This construction activity is part of the college's Energy Infrastructure Improvement (EII) project. Read the Construction Notification EII #07 [PDF].

The North Mall table/seating area will be temporarily closed, and there may also be noise from construction equipment. However, no sidewalks will be closed during this part of the work.

Please refer to the exhibit with Drawing #P302 [JPG] & Drawing #P301 [JPG] for a diagram illustrating the outline of the fence to be erected on the southern half of the North Mall grass area, located to the east of the Library & Academic Resource Center (LARC).

This construction activity is scheduled to be completed by Sunday, May 19. 

For more information on the EII Project and this construction activity, please contact Bruce Johnson of Build-LACCD at (818) 756-0950 or email Bruce Johnson.

Posted: 3/04/2019

Flashing construction barricadeTemporary Closure of Monarch Square for Installation of New Gas Line

March 4-20, 2019

Between Monday, March 4 - Monday, May 20, sections of Monarch Square are subject to closure to allow the installation of a new gas line that runs north-south on the campus. This construction activity is part of the college's Energy Infrastructure Improvement (EII) project.

The first area to be closed will be the area on the West side of the Campus Center building.

ADA accessible paths will be maintained throughout the duration of the project. There may also be noise from construction equipment, as well as dust and smoke associated with this project. 

For details as well as map illustrations of the fencing areas and pedestrian access routes, please see the EII Project's Construction Notification #6 [PDF].

For more information on the EII Project and this construction activity, please contact Bruce Johnson of Build-LACCD at (818) 756-0950 or email Bruce Johnson.

Updated: 12/06/2018

Flashing construction barricadeClosure of Lot H, Quad Park, and Bungalows 45-47, 50-52, and 48-49 in Preparation for the Energy Infrastructure Improvement Project

December 6, 2018-March 17, 2020

Starting on Thursday, December 6, mobilization will begin for the Energy Infrastructure Improvement (EII) project. The project includes the demolition of Bungalows 45-47 and 50-52 in preparation for the construction of the Thermal Energy Storage Tank (TES), equipment upgrades in the Central Plant, and construction of underground piping for the north loop located at the north end of Monarch Square.

Construction fencing will be erected around Lot H, the Quad Park, and Bungalows 45-47, 50-52, and 48-49. Pedestrian access into the campus will be available on the west side of Lot H as illustrated on this diagram [JPG].

In addition, Lot H will be used for contractor's offices, parking and lay down, and will be closed to campus parking during the duration of the project. 

This construction activity is scheduled to be completed by Friday, March 17. 

For more information on the EII Project, please contact Bruce Johnson of Build-LACCD at (818) 756-0950 or email Bruce Johnson.

Posted: 8/24/18

Attention iconClosure of Southern Portion of Bungalows in preparation for the Bungalow Removal Project

August 23, 2018-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

Construction barricade

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

September 10, 2016-Fall 2020

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 [JPG].

For more information on the VACC project, please contact Craig Sprecher of Build-LACCD at (818) 756-0950 or email Craig Sprecher.

 


View Campus Map (with current construction areas)