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Aged buildings, foliage eclipse modern facilities

By Benjamin Bassham, News Editor

December 7, 2016

Filed under Campus Beat, News

A large campus, rich with trees and foliage demands a substantial budget for maintenance or it will tend to decay over the years. A stroll around Contra Costa College reveals grass growing out the top of rose bushes that have...

Bond measures ensure campus overhaul remains under budget

By Christian Urrutia, Web Editor

September 1, 2016

Filed under Campus Beat, News

The finalization of the construction occurring from the Campus Center and Classroom Building Project was not only on time this fall semester, but is also estimated to be under budget by over of $1 million.   The budget for C...

Retrofit set to commence

By Benjamin Bassham, News Editor

May 4, 2016

Filed under Campus Beat, News

Seismic and ADA retrofit and general upgrades to the John and Jean Knox Center for the Performing Arts will be done over the summer, Eric Chiu, construction manager for Critical Solutions, said. Theater Staging Specialist Travis Hiner and ...

Workers provoke recurring gas leaks

By Benjamin Bassham, Circulation Manager

March 2, 2016

Filed under Campus Beat, News

Breached natural gas pipes have been an irregular, but recurring, nuisance during the years of the Campus Center’s construction. PG&E spokesperson Tamar Sarkissian said, “Third party construction crews sometimes strik...

Constructing education

Constructing education

January 27, 2015

Parking options abound

Parking options abound

December 10, 2014

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