Community Forum for feedback on four facilities improvement projects

Publish Date: 
Oct 13, 2017

Community Open Forum next Friday

Prospective Main Campus Facilities Improvement Projects

SALINAS, Calif. – On Friday, October 20, 2017 at 1:00 PM and concluding at 2:30 PMthe Facilities Planning and Construction Management Department at Hartnell Community College District will hold an Open Forum in Bldg. C, Steinbeck Hall at 411 Central Avenue, Salinas, CA. The Forum will present information and concepts for four improvement projects to the public in general.

The first presentation will be by Superintendent/President, Dr. Willard Lewallen, who will describe the Center for Nursing and Health Sciences Building and Parking Secondary Effects. The next presentation will be by local architectural firm, In Studio Architects [ISA].  They will present project Welcome/Safety Kiosk identified to be placed at the campus turnaround off Central Avenue.

The third presentation will be Accessibility and landscape improvements for Buildings D and E on Main Campus by Monterey based HGHB and BFS Landscape Architects presenting their conception of the improvements. The Classroom Administration Building, historically known as the CAB building and now identified as Buildings D and E, was built in 1977.

To close out the presentations, Starbucks Business Development Manager, Dan Laguna will present on the exploration of locating a Starbucks Licensed Store at Hartnell’s Student Center. 

At the conclusion of the Forum, attendees will receive a link to a survey in order to provide feedback/comments to the District on these projects.

Hartnell Community College District – established in 1920

The Hartnell CCD serves over 17,000 students annually through its main campus in Salinas, the Alisal Campus in East Salinas, the King City Education Center, and various outreach learning centers throughout the Salinas Valley. Hartnell College, a Hispanic Serving Institution, provides associate degree and certificate programs, workforce training, courses in basic skills, and prepares students for transfer to four-year colleges and universities. Hartnell College is recognized for its innovative public and private partnerships that support world-class education for STEM, career technical education, fine and performing arts, humanities/social sciences, nursing/healthcare, and athletics. We are proud to be the winners of the 2015 Innovation Award for CSin3 – a Computer Science bachelor’s degree in three years.  We are growing leaders through opportunity, engagement, and achievement. For more about Hartnell CCD, visit www.hartnell.edu.

 

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