Location: Valley Glen, CA
Area: 28,839 square feet
Owner: Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD), Los Angeles Valley College (LAVC)
Building Type: Commercial, Education, New Construction
The LA Valley College (LAVC) Community Services Center is a 28,839-square-foot education project located in Valley Glen, CA. Verdical Group completed:
The project, which contains a gymnasium and various other recreational areas, was completed on time and on budget for the LACCD and completed LEED v3 Gold certification. The project used a combination of strategies to achieve energy cost savings of 34 percent and has offset 15.4 percent of total energy costs through onsite-generated renewables. Additionally, the project diverted 87 percent of onsite-generated construction waste from landfills, 18 percent of the building materials used were manufactured using recycled materials.