Verdugo Campus: Monday, 3/8 – Concrete pour for Verdugo Gym Expansion Project site Northwest Retaining Stem Wall to take place from 6:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Concrete trucks will enter via N. Verdugo Rd.; flag persons will be stationed in the area and there will be minimal impedance on traffic entering or exiting the campus.

District-wide Projects

Sustainability

Description

The environmental sustainability goals of the College District are ever expanding. The College is currently exploring the implementation of sustainable green technologies such as solar energy as well as lower CO2 emitting energies such as hydrogen fuel cells. These projects will be funded from Measure GC as well as sources independent from Measure GC.

Update

Project Completion: In Progress – 50%

Status Update As of: 2/15/2021 (Last two week’s activities in bold)

Status Update As of: 2/1/2021

Status Update As of: 1/4/2021

Status Update As of: 12/7/2020

  • Construction to begin in the first quarter of 2021
  • Board of Trustees approved the project in November Board Meeting and contract has been signed
  • Survey of Lot A as prospective location for fuel cells conducted on 11/17/2020
  • Hydrogen Fuel Cell Project approved by Board of Trustees on 11/17/2020
  • Modifying reviewed proposal to accommodate a 500 kw system; presented to GCC Board of Trustees on 10/20/2020
  • Presenting the Hydrogen Fuel Cell installation as well as other sustainability efforts to the Board of Trustees in October Board Meeting
  • GCC  finalizing timeline and initiation of project
  • GCC seeking to proceed with the Hydrogen Fuel Cell installation following shared governance and BOT approvals
  • Bloom Energy Hydrogen Fuel Cell installation proposal under review

Status

In Progress 50%

Project Team

Project Manager Silva Sorkazian, Glendale Community College
General Contractor David Smith, Bloom Energy
Architect of Record TBD
Inspector of Record TBD