The Advocate

ADA violation shuts down Bio Garden

By Nijzel Dotson, Advocate Staff

March 13, 2019

Middle College High School was forced to say goodbye to its Bio Garden of over 10 years last August right before the fall 2018 semester began. According to Middle College High School Principal Finny Prak, the students were...

Cracks in the swimming Pool surface will force a $2.5 million restoration effort as Hayward Fault activity and general wear have caused the area to fall out of ADA compliance and be considered a safety hazard for potential swimmers.

Pool revamp scheduled

March 20, 2018

Delayed renovation project begins

By Benjamin Bassham, News Editor

September 13, 2017

Construction this semester will include the start of the Applied Arts Building’s renovation and the much-delayed installation of automatic doors around campus. The automatic doors, intended to meet Americans with Disabilitie...

Retrofit set to commence

By Benjamin Bassham, News Editor

May 4, 2016

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 ...

Doorway meets code, not expectations

By Cody McFarland, Associate Editor

February 11, 2015

What makes sense on paper does not always make sense in reality. When it comes to the northwest entrance of the Gym Annex Building — the part of the building that was recently remodeled to include an elevator for people with...

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